LONDON – An audio recording of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding will be streamed globally within hours of the service, and released on CD and vinyl within a week.
Decca Records says it will make the entire ceremony available on all streaming services globally within hours of the service May 19.
Universal Music, which owns Decca, says that includes Spotify, Apple Music, Tidal, Google Play Music, Slacker Radio and Deezer for Canadian listeners.
The physical album will be available May 25 and include a special collector’s booklet.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to wed at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle on May 19.
Musicians confirmed to perform include British cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Welsh soprano Elin Manahan Thomas, The Choir of St. George’s Chapel and Christian gospel group The Kingdom Choir.
The orchestra, conducted by Christopher Warren-Green, will be made up of musicians from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, the English Chamber Orchestra and the Philharmonia.
Decca Records also recorded and released the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, Duchess Of Cambridge in 2011, and the lavish ceremony of Prince Charles and Princess Diana in 1981.
Decca will make a donation per album sold to the couple’s charitable vehicle, The Royal Foundation.