Adjusted Music Delivery Deadlines

November 6, 2015

To prepare for the winter season, we’re adjusting our deadlines for music deliveries. If you plan on releasing music on the iTunes Store in November and December 2015, and January 2016, check the following delivery deadlines:

Release Dates Music Delivery Deadline
November 20, 2015 Friday, November 13, 2015
November 27, 2015 Friday, November 13, 2015
December 4, 2015 Friday, November 20, 2015
December 18, 2015 Friday, December 11, 2015
December 25, 2015 Friday, December 11, 2015
January 1, 2016 Friday, December 11, 2015
January 8, 2016 Friday, December 18, 2015

Note that music delivered after these deadlines may not be available on the desired release date.

We do not recommend making a large amount of deliveries or updates, such as pricing or clearance changes between December 22, 2015 and December 29, 2015.

Support Schedule
If you have questions or need support, you can always reach out to our iTunes Support team. However, keep in mind that they won’t be available on the below dates, and response times on or around these dates may be delayed:

Support Language Support Unavailable
English Thursday, November 26, 2015
  Friday, December 25, 2015
  Friday, January 1, 2016
Japanese Friday, January 1, 2016

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