Apple bought the rights to the popular show Carpool Karaoke with James Korden [video]
Apple bought from CBS the rights to a popular TV show James Corden Carpool Karaoke (“Karaoke machine”), whose members ride on car with comedian and singing popular songs. The Corporation plans to release the episodes for subscribers of Apple Music.
Apple intends to turn the heading of “The Late Late Show with James Corden” (“Very late show with James Korden”) in private shows, as well as to provide a stream for users of the proprietary streaming service. The transaction amount was not disclosed.
According to sources, it is planned to shoot 16 episodes, which will be published once a week for several months. Each will involve different celebrities. While the show will have a new leader — his name will be announced separately. James Corden is assigned to the producer of the project.
Carpool Karaoke recording, posted on YouTube, the year looked more than 830 million times. The most popular was the episode with the singer Adele – it for 6 months and looked 119 million times. Last week a guest of the show was the U.S. President’s wife Michelle Obama.