UPDATE: To include Starbucks' response.
Turns out what people want from Starbucks is the caffeine jolt and maybe a morning bun. The country's largest coffee chain is giving up on much of its music offering, including iTunes gift cards.
According to Silicon Alley Insider, Starbucks is planning to carry only four CD titles at a time in it's stores by September.
"We're shifting how music is merchandised in the store," said Bridget Baker, a Starbucks spokeswoman. "There's going to be a concentrated selection as we refocus on our core business."
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