It hasn’t been easy, but The Beatles iTunes deal is really happening. Apple has finally secured the digital rights to The Beatles music catalog for iTunes from EMI Group, Ltd. The two companies have fought each other tooth and nail for over 30 years over the “Apple” trademark, among other issues.

The Beatles iTunes page page in the iTunes Store

The Beatles iTunes Deal: Why Should We Care?

Why should we care about The Beatles iTunes deal? And why will fans want to pay for iTunes version of the songs? They’ve been remastered! That should be enough to get most Beatles fans excited. Now we just need a lossless audio file type in iTunes for the audiophile fans.