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The iTunes Music Store. Downloads done right.
Free 30-second, full-quality previews of any song. Download songs directly to your music library. Exclusive artists and tracks. Scroll through the latest releases and staff favorites. The iTunes Music Store Browse entire store library by genre, artist and album. Search for any artist, song or album plus power search. Top song downloads. Top album downloads.

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iTunes Music Store Features
Shop till you bop
Listen to 30 second, full-quality samples of tracks before you buy, so you know Buy song you really will get into the groove when you download them. At the iTunes Music Store, you’ll only pay for what you like and want: you can buy individual tracks or an entire album.

Exclusive tracks and material
Find exclusive tracks not available anywhere else. That’s because all five major record labels are in play. And since it’s legal, you know the artists are getting paid for their work.

Browse for something new
Browse icon Browse the store broadly by genre, by artist or album. Plus you can find new music by checking out what other people who share your taste in music have been listening to.

Find music easily and quickly
Search Locating the songs you want out of the hundreds of thousands of songs available is a simple matter. Perform quick searches on artist, albums, composers and songs or use advanced search to filter by title, artist or album.

Shopping cart optional
Planning to download more than one song? Use the optional shopping cart to hold your selections until you’re ready to buy. That way you can download as many songs as you like with just one convenient transaction.

The revolutionary iTunes Music Store puts 200,000 songs at your fingertips. It’s built right into iTunes 4 and lets you search or browse genres, new releases, exclusives and more. Preview any song for free. When you find a song you want, buy it for just 99¢.

Genres What you’ve been waiting for
It’s what music lovers have been waiting for: a music store with Apple’s legendary ease of use, offering a hassle-free way to preview, buy and download music online quickly and easily. The iTunes Music Store has virtually every category of music to choose from. And whatever your tastes in music are: Rock, Rap, Jazz, Blues, Pop, Latin, New Age, Folk, Inspirational, R&B;, Reggae, Electronic, Classical or something in between — chances are you’ll find the tunes you’re looking for. And the iTunes Music Store’s catalog of songs is growing every week. So if you don’t find a track you’re looking for, come back tomorrow.

Know when new songs are available
Be sure to sign up for the free “New Music Tuesdays” email bulletin (available when you create your account) to keep current with all the new releases and newly added back catalog selections.

High-quality tracks
AAC format icon One of the first things you’ll notice about the music is the stunning sound quality. In fact the sound was so good that audiophiles who beta tested the iTunes Music Store were astonished to learn they were listening to 128 kbps sound files. The secret? It’s the new AAC format, which combines sound quality that rivals CDs with smaller files sizes (compared to MP3s). So not only do the songs take up less space on your hard disk, they can be downloaded faster, too.

Preview Easy and free music previews
To hear what a song sounds like, simply double-click on a music track just as you would a song stored on your hard disk. You’ll hear a 30-second sample that rivals CD quality sound. The iTunes Music Store also lets you to view an artist’s discography. What’s more, you get the album cover art as well. As you’ve probably experienced, there are times when a hot new album is sold out. The great thing about buying music in the iTunes Music Store is it’s open 24/7 with unlimited availability of our catalog of songs.

Instant gratification
99ยข Apple has made the music-buying experience a whole lot easier. Our agreements with the major record labels make a huge selection of music available to you. You can buy an album or only the songs you want. And once you buy the music, you own it — no complicated rules, no clubs to join, and no monthly fees. If you like a song, you buy it for just 99¢, and it downloads directly to your music library in seconds. In fact, you can buy a song or a whole album with just one click.

Exclusive videos A treat in store for music lovers
If you have a broadband connection, enjoy exclusive full-length music videos that you can watch right in the iTunes Music Store. Choose from over a dozen top artists that also have exclusive tracks in the Music Store.

It’s easy, it’s fair and it’s legal
The iTunes Music Store is fast and convenient for you, and fair to the artists and record companies. In a nutshell, you can play your music on up to three computers, enjoy unlimited synching with your iPods, burn unlimited CDs of individual songs, and burn unchanged playlists up to 10 times each.

Getting started
The iTunes Music Store is only available in the U.S. To get running all you need is a Mac with Mac OS X (version 10.2.5 or later recommended), and an Internet connection (DSL, Cable or a LAN-based connection recommended for streaming and downloading music). Just download iTunes 4, click the Music Store icon, and you’ve got the world’s most accessible music store, right on your screen. Feel free to browse for as long as you want. There’s no pressure to buy, no annoying pop-up ads, and no confusion about what’s offered.

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