June 12, 1998
Amazon.com Opens Music Store
Amazon.com expanded its Web site June 11 to include more than 125,000 music titles. According to the company, the site features thousands of music reviews, 292 different best-seller lists, searches by song title and instrument, a MoodMatcher recommendation service, music news and interviews and the ability to order soon-to-be-released CDs for shipping on the release date. The site also features an area where visitors can see what music has been featured in 20 of the top media outlets.