Arstechnica reports that MTV/Viacom (Rock Band) beat out Activision (Guitar Hero) for the rights to use digital versions of The Beatles songs.
But the most sought-after and coveted trophy in music, The Beatles, lay unclaimed. That is, until now. MTV, wielding the power of its parent Viacom, has claimed the Liverpool legends for itself, meaning that Rock Band will be the exclusive platform for the advent of the first ever digitally-distributed Beatles tracks.
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