Tag Archive: Beyoncé

Beyonce shows off Apple Watch band you can’t have at Coachella

The latest celebrity to flaunt an Apple Watch is none other than Queen B herself. Today Beyonce posted photos of herself at Coachella wearing the 18-karat Apple Watch Edition and a custom band you can’t buy. One of iTunes’ most…Read more ›

Can Drake’s surprise album re-create ‘Beyonce effect’ on iTunes?

  To use hip hop parlance, Canadian rapper hip hop artist Drake has “dropped” a new surprise mixtape on iTunes. The precursor to his next studio album, “If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late” is a 17-track opus — announced…Read more ›

Apple Pressuring Music Labels To Recreate The Beyonce Effect

Apple has been in talks with record labels about releasing more albums exclusively through the iTunes Store, similarly to how Beyonce released her self-titled album in December. According to Billboard, Apple’s VP of the iTunes Store, Robert Kondrk, had “tense”…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Amazon Throws Its Toys Out The Pram Because iTunes Got Beyoncé Album First

She may have the fastest selling album in iTunes history, but not everyone is happy with Beyoncé’s success — and it’s not just limited to brick-and-mortar stores either. Responding to Beyoncé’s iTunes exclusive, Amazon has joined Target in announcing that it will not stock physical copies of the Beyoncé album (although the album is available from Amazon’s […]    [Read More…]

Target Won’t Sell New Beyoncé Album Because iTunes Had It First

Beyoncé rocked the internet last weekend when she released her self-titled album in the iTunes Store as a total surprise. In exchange for launch exclusivity, Apple gave her the red carpet treatment in iTunes and iTunes Radio. The move was…Read more ›    [Read More…]