7Digital cut price CSS, Ting Tings

UK online music service, 7 Digital, has announced its special offers of the week, including CSS album, Donkey, and a Ting Tings song featured in a recent Apple iPod advert.
7 Digital, which offers a growing slice of its selection in the DRM-free MP3 format for use on any device or computer platform, reported year-on-year sales growth of 300 per cent, mainly as a result of selling songs free of usage restrictions.
“High-quality DRM-free MP3 downloads have sparked a new wave of digital music take up,” said Ben Drury, chief executive at 7digital.com. “This format makes the digital music proposition simple for consumers with one universal format for all devices.

“Music lovers are beginning to realise that owning an iPod does not mean buying tracks just from iTunes, and MP3s are far superior in terms of compatibility.”

This weeks offers include:

Featured Album (£5)
Broken Social Scene Presents: Brendan Canning

Featured Track (50p)
The Ting Tings – Shut Up And Let Me Go

Reduced Albums (£5)
CSS – Donkey

Reduced Tracks (50p)
Melee – Build To Last

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2 thoughts on “7Digital cut price CSS, Ting Tings

  1. Alan

    They still sell a lot of stuff in WMA only, which is hardly compatible. Can’t find the Brendan Canning album there either, shame as it’s one I want.

  2. Jonny Post author

    Yeah, it’s not (yet) a perfect world. I anticipate many services will dump DRM across their catalogues by the end of the year – though the majors are acting as business gatekeepers in this.

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