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Tidal; music streaming... for what?

So, the music business must be struggling, right? Why else would the big corporations be setting up premium-cost streaming facilities?

The newest on the block is, of course, Jay-Z’s TIDAL which will set you back around £10 per month for the ‘service’. 381 more words

Jay Z Closer to Trial in ‘Big Pimpin’ Copyright Lawsuit

The eight-year long litigation over whether Jay Z rightfully sampled an Egyptian tune in his hit single “Big Pimpin’” is getting closer to resolution.

With the trial scheduled for Oct. 535 more words


7 Points I Wish Team Tidal Made

For those not living under a rock, Jay-Z presented Tidal, the industries first artist-owned music service on Monday at a press conference that has been widely mocked for being heavy on lip service and platitudes and extremely wanting in details. 739 more words

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Jay-Z's 8 Year Lawsuit Over "Big Pimpin'"

To make a very long story short, Jay-z & Timbaland’s 2000 hit “Big Pimpin'” was sampled by the Middle Eastern tune above. The issue isn’t the sample of the track. 85 more words


Jay Z’s ‘Big Pimpin’ sample may cause him a tidal wave of problems

Despite the seemingly successful launch of his new music streaming service TIDAL, things aren’t looking all that bright for Jay Z. In fact, a tidal wave of problems could soon be heading his way. 421 more words


WATCH: Bey & Blue Flossin For the 'Gram

Beyonce‘s found her ride or die chicklet and her name’s Blue Ivy.

READ MORE: The Bey-Hive Buzzing For Beyonce’s New Nail Collection

Bey posted a cute video with Blue and the two are… 76 more words



monday, the new music streaming service TIDAL was announced.  everyone in the music business currently already making money joined forces to tell us, the consumer, that they aren’t making enough money.   415 more words