The Hollywood Reporter reports that Apple has bought the rights to “Carpool Karaoke” and the company plans to release episodes exclusively on Apple Music.
Winston and Corden have been shopping the series since this spring, focusing on SVOD and cable buyers. News of the deal comes after a recent installment of Carpool Karaoke with Michelle Obama that has already accumulated 32 million views on YouTube. The top installment remains Corden’s drive with Adele, which has 119 million YouTube views, making it the most-viewed clip for all of late night. All told, the segment has generated 830 million YouTube views since it began in March 2015.
Carpool Karaoke will remain a segment on The Late Late Show.