Listen to Pharrell’s Beats 1 exclusive track ‘Freedom’ — the live version, at least

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A big part of just-launched Apple Music’s just-just launched Beats 1 radio is world premiere tracks from major acts. One of the big ones today is Pharrell Williams’ “Freedom,” which Zane Lowe has played twice in just over 90 minutes of being on the air. It’s not quite as catchy as “Happy,” but it definitely sticks with you.

Maybe that addiction has to do with how ephemeral the moment is. There is no other way to listen to the “Freedom” studio track right now — no option to save or buy it from the Apple Music app from the Beats 1 radio app (the only options are “Start Station” and “Share Station…”). Even if I wanted to give Apple and Pharrell money for “Freedom” right now, I couldn’t. Nor can I even bookmark it so I can remember to buy…

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