iTunes Japan

  1. Why Japan’s Music Industry Is Booming… For Now

    July 03, 2013 2:45 PM EDT After the IFPI dropped the bombshell ( .pdf report ) that Japan is catching up to the United States and could surpass it as the world’s most valuable music market, people have been trying to figure out why that might be. Japan has 41 percent as ...

  2. Yahoo, iTunes Japan Link For One-Click Access

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Yahoo Japan and iTunes Japan have entered into a deal that will give users one-click access from Yahoo Japan music-related sites to the iTunes music store, where they can preview and download music and videos. The deal, which is billed as a first, ...

  3. Warner Japan Ends iTunes Holdout

    June 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music Japan (WMJ) said today that its catalog is now available on the iTunes Japan Music Store, leaving Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) as the only major Japanese label not to have licensed its repertoire to iTunes. With effect from today, ...

  4. JASRAC, iTunes Reach Interim Payment Deal

    January 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Japanese authors society JASRAC has reached an interim royalties-payment agreement with iTunes Japan. "It's a first step" until a permanent system is established, says JASRAC transmission rights department manager Satoshi Watanabe. ...