Garth Brooks has long refused to make his music available digitally. Brooks did not want to make his tracks available individually, so he stayed away from digital altogether.
Now, Garth Brooks has announced that he is releasing a new album through Sony Music in November. This is his first studio album since 2001.
The new album will be available digitally, and catalogue releases will be now be digitally available as well. All digital releases will be exclusively available through the Garth Brooks website. This means Brooks can release his music on his own terms, avoiding mandates from iTunes and other services.
The first of the catalogue releases will be made available in the coming weeks. Brooks says previous releases will be made available for a low price.
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