Apple has announced that it has now sold 100 million songs in Europe. The company said that a Belgium iTunes user was the winner of its 100 million downloads contest. “Congratulations to Ken Reist from Steenokkerzeel, Belgium, the 100 Millionth Song Grand Prize Winner. Ken purchased the 100 millionth download in Europe—the album Die Zauberflöte by Mozart—at 6.22 pm on December 6th, 2005.” Reist will receive a 17-inch iMac G5, a 30GB iPod, a 10,000-song gift card for the iTunes Music Store, and two tickets to see Robbie Williams in concert.
iTunes hits 100 million downloads in Europe
By LC Angell
LC Angell was a senior editor at iLounge. Angell is known for her work on various aspects of the Apple ecosystem, including iPhone, iPad, and iPod. In his role at iLounge, Angell was responsible for a wide range of editorial content, including reviews, buyer's guides, news, and features.