Itunes, UN Team Up to Showcase Music From Small Island Nations

Repeating Islands

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Ahead of a major United Nations conference in Samoa on small island developing countries, iTunes has teamed up with the UN to create a dedicated page on the popular site – launched today – featuring music from artists born and raised in some of the world’s smallest islands.

The “Island Voices” initiative (www.iTunes.com/islandvoices) showcases the eclectic range of works of 57 musicians from the world’s small island nations and features their songs, which can be easily accessed and purchased from the online iTunes Store.

Drawing attention to the Third United Nations Conference on the Small Island Developing States, scheduled to take place from 1 to 5 September in the Samoan capital, Apia, the iTunes partnership also coincides with the 2014 International Year of Small Island Developing States, which has been designated by the UN to celebrate the remarkable diversity, culture and heritage of small islands throughout the world.

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