McCartney, iTunes may be close to Beatles deal

March 10, 2008 4:52:43 PM PDT
Apple has reportedly struck a deal with Paul McCartney that could pave the way for Beatles' songs to be downloaded on iTunes.Several British newspapers are reporting that the deal is worth $400 million.

Neither McCartney nor Apple confirmed a deal has been reached. But McCartney has previously said the availability of the Beatles music in digital format is inevitable.