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Old 25-12-2013, 00:22
annushka
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I guess this has already been posted but I can't be bothered to read the thread....

Just been reading that Amazon and a number of other retailers are refusing to stock the album.
I've only read about Target & Amazon
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/ne...ce-cd-20131221
http://metro.co.uk/2013/12/22/amazon...lease-4240264/

I kind of get where they are coming from: it seems that usually, you don't give advantages to only 1 distributor, so this special deal with the Apple store & the ban on preorders for everyone else rubbed them the wrong way.
According to articles online, it's more about sending a signal to Sony (or any other label) that this sort of preferencial treatment won't be accepted without a fight, but I don't think it will dent Beyonce's sales that much... People will get the album somewhere else if they really want it.
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