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MSN Music NOT Signing Beatles

Contrary to rumors, wishes and hopes, MSN is NOT signing Beatles onto its music service, Rob Bennett, MSN Entertainment senior director told Seattle PI. Although Microsoft talked with representatives of the Beatles about carrying the legendary band’s music catalog, the company decided not to strike a deal, based on the amount of money it would have required and the fact that it wouldn’t have been exclusive in the long term…

And by the way, if you’re confused about the slew of announcements by MSFT today, read this story in full. It has the most comprehensive coverage….