TAYLOR SWIFT’S NEW APPLE AD IS HELPING SALES FOR JIMMY EAT WORLD – (04/22/2016)

Taylor Swift’s latest Apple Music ad has helped fans rediscover Jimmy Eat World. The ad that was released on Monday (April 18th) features Taylor lip-syncing to the bands 2001 hit “The Middle” and has boosted sales for the song and artist.

According to Apple, the song has seen a 1,500 percent increase in sales since the ad premiered. It has also helped other artists who are featured on “The Jukebox Hits: 00s Alternative Rock” playlist that was used in the spot.

  • Pandora has reported that they have seen a 325 percent jump in station adds for the band as compared to a week ago.
  • Earlier this month it was reported that Taylor’s first Apple ad featuring a song by Drake and Future also helped boost sales for them.

WE’VE GOTTA ASK . . .

  • Do you think the ad would have been as effective without Taylor as the star?
  • Is there a song that you loved when you were younger that you’ve recently rediscovered?
  • What was the last song you found yourself lip-syncing to?

CHECK IT OUT

  • Taylor’s Ad: