“Idol” performances available via iTunes Store


Fox Broadcasting, Fox Interactive Media, 19 Entertainment, FremantleMedia and Apple have partnered to bring music fans all of the contestant performances from Season Seven of American Idol exclusively on the iTunes. Kicking off with the "American Idol" Top 24 semifinalists this week, customers can purchase music performances for 99 cents per song, and viewers will be able to purchase the full video of Top 12 finalist performances for 1.99, starting 3/11. In addition, fans can now pre-order performances of their favorite contestants from the iTunes Store, which will be automatically downloaded the day after the show airs.

iTunes will also provide exclusive direct links from the free streaming performance videos on americanidol.com.