According to The New York Times
, LED ZEPPELIN
is in negotiations with a number of subscription music services — including Spotify
— for the exclusive right to stream the band's catalog.
"We're excited about the opportunity to collaborate with LED ZEPPELIN
to activate streaming rights for their catalog," a spokesman for the Warner Music Group
, the band's longtime record label, said in a statement. "We're supportive of the band's discussions with W.M.G.
's streaming service partners to create a window of exclusivity to maximize the impact of this launch."ZEPPELIN
has sold more than 111 million albums in the United States, including 840,000 in 2012.
The band waited until 2007 to make its albums available through iTunes
. LED ZEPPELIN
's concert film, "Celebration Day"
, which is available on CD, DVD, and Blu-ray disc, sold 101,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 9 on The Billboard 200 chart. The package arrived in stores on November 19, 2012 via Swan Song