Apple iTunes – 5m tracks sold

The latest update on sales figures from the online Apple iTunes music store have emerged. Five million track have now been bought in the first two months of the US Mac only service. While the initial purchasing frenzy of the first couple of weeks has slowed, when one million was sold in the first week and two million in the first sixteen days, it’s still doing very well.Interestingly, 46% of the songs have been purchased as albums.