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1 billionth song downloaded from iTunes

1 billionth song downloaded from iTunes.

23 February, 2005

The 1 billionth song, “Speed of Sound” by Coldplay, was downloaded from Apple iTunes Music Store by Alex Ostrovsky on 23rd February 2005. As a reward, Alex received 10 fifth generation iPods, a 20″ iMac, a $10,000 iTunes Music Store gift card, a scholarship in his name at the Julliard School of Music and a call from Steve Jobs.

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