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Pepsi officially announces iTunes 100 million song giveaway

picPepsi today in a press release announced its upcoming Super Bowl commercial titled ‘I Fought the Law’ “featuring 16 real-life teenagers who were sued by the recording industry for illegally downloading music from the Internet, shows music fans a new way to freely and legally download music—the Pepsi iTunes 100 Million Song Giveaway. The commercial is set to Green Day’s version of “I Fought the Law.” Apple has also posted three screen shots from the Pepsi/iTunes commercial on its Apple/Pepsi promotion website.

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Comments

1

support the RIAA now by buying Pepsi!

Posted by dang on January 28, 2004 at 8:47 AM (PDT)

2

is this really free?  how much is a bottle of pepsi? 

  X.xx Dollars for pepsi
-  0.99 cents for itunes song
—————-
  where the hell is the free song?

Posted by Schiano on January 28, 2004 at 8:57 AM (PDT)

3

i agree 99 cents for a prize isnt much of an incentive to buy pepsi. especially if your a coke drinker. whats with the propoganda btw about humiliating “illegal” downloaders. that must have been part of there probation.

Posted by Jaguares in Bay Area, Ca on January 28, 2004 at 9:02 AM (PDT)

4

Well, if the pepsi sells for the ordinary price, it is a free song.

Posted by moppe in Sweden on January 28, 2004 at 9:35 AM (PDT)

5

Oh, i doubt they’ll bump up the price…

i just don’t like pepsi, lol

Posted by Schiano on January 28, 2004 at 9:49 AM (PDT)

6

come on..anyone can see that it is an extra gift for those of us who spend a buck for a pepsi at school everyday, or if it is just part of your regular habit.

hey..otherwise, go buy the song!

Posted by Fiddytree on January 28, 2004 at 9:59 AM (PDT)

7

Steps to get free songs legally:

1. Make friends with someone who drinks lots of Pepsi (tm), Diet Pepsi (tm) or Sierra Mist (tm).

2. Steal their bottlecaps when they’re in the bathroom “peeing soft drink.”

3. Use smuggled caps to download tracks.

Posted by Zim on January 28, 2004 at 11:32 AM (PDT)

8

Well I guess I’m out.
I drink Ided Tea.
It looks liek Ill have to wait around for the Napster Snapple 12 song giveaway.

Posted by NeuroticComedian in Los Angeles on January 28, 2004 at 12:42 PM (PDT)

9

No Purchase Necessary. To receive one free game piece and a copy of Official Rules, while supplies last, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope postmarked on or before 3/31/04 to: Pepsi iTunes Game Piece, P.O. Box 9205, Young America, MN 55558-9205. Residents of the state of VT may omit return postage. Limit one free game piece per request per stamped outer envelope.

Posted by Steve Jobs on January 28, 2004 at 12:57 PM (PDT)

10

i have to buy a stamp?
ugh
alright..

Posted by NeuroticComedian in Los Angeles on January 28, 2004 at 1:39 PM (PDT)

11

well, actually you will have to buy (on average) three bottles of pepsi to get the free song… not exactly a huge reward, but enough for me =D.

on the other hand, if you mail in for one, it will cost you a whole 74 cents! that is a 25 cent profit!

meanwhile, i am going to go and see if i can buy some in bulk from costco…

Posted by m0nkey on January 29, 2004 at 4:57 AM (PDT)

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