Why Are New Albums Released on Fridays?

Ever wonder why new albums are released on Fridays, or why they used to be released on Tuesdays? I definitely did - and it turns out the reasoning actually makes a lot of sense. Before July 10, 2015, different countries had their own release dates for new music. In the U.S., "New Music Tuesdays" had been the standard since 1989. The standard was largely based on how shipping and stocking retail stores worked. Before 1989, albums were generally shipped over the weekend, and different retaile

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