'New Music Fridays' Will Sync Up Releases
Record labels and artists around the world will now begin releasing new music on Friday mornings, replacing conflicting standards among countries.By Carter Woodiel | July 10, 2015
Here's another reason to say TGIF. The last day of the workweek will now be the day that new music is released worldwide.
Retailers and record labels in 45 countries will now release new tracks and albums just after midnight on Friday mornings.
The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry announced the move, which the organization says came after realizing the old system of releasing new music was outdated in the digital world. (Video via Pandora)