A Look At The Nominees For Best In Album Apps At The FlashFWD Awards

It’s easy to see the major importance that apps play in the current development of digital media. Some can make your life easier, while others have introduced a new platform for listening to your favorite artist’s albums. Whether it’s packaged with exclusive content or marketed as a completely interactive world for fans to enjoy beyond the music, these apps have completely altered the playing field for how musicians promote themselves as a successful brand.

If you agreed with Jay Z’s #norules partnership with Samsung with the release of his album Magna Carter…Holy Grail, or Lady Gaga’s ARTPOP app that changed the lives of all her “Little Monsters,” you’ll understand exactly why those two — along with three other leading musicians — are changing the game with the help of innovative micro software.

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