The well-known American multinational corporation, Apple has announced that it has sold over 5 billion songs via the largest music retailer in the US – iTunes digital media store ( In addition, the visitors of iTunes are now renting and purchasing more than 50,000 movies each day, making iTunes the world’s most popular online music and movie store.

According to the corporation, “The iTunes Store is the world’s most popular online music, TV and movie store with a catalog of over eight million songs, over 20,000 TV episodes and over 2,000 films including over 350 in stunning high definition video. With Apple’s legendary ease of use, pioneering features such as iTunes Movie Rentals, integrated podcasting support, iMix playlist sharing, the ability to turn previously purchased tracks into complete albums at a reduced price, and seamless integration with iPod and iPhone, the iTunes Store is the best way for Mac and PC users to legally discover, purchase and download music and video online.”