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As Jay Z sees it, there is a clear solution to the problems facing musicians in the streaming age. They should band together — behind him, of course.
On Monday, Jay Z, the rap star and entertainment mogul, announced his plans for Tidal, a subscription streaming service he recently bought for $56 million. Facing competition from Spotify, Google and other companies that will soon include Apple, Tidal will be fashioned as a home for high-fidelity audio and exclusive content.
But perhaps the most notable part of Jay Z’s strategy is that a majority of the company will be owned by artists. The move may bring financial benefits for those involved, but it is also powerfully symbolic in a business where musicians have seldom had direct control over how their work is consumed. Continue reading
Diddy assaulted Drake early Monday morning because of a feud over a song.
As we reported, Diddy punched Drake at LIV nightclub in Miami Beach, and we were told it was because Diddy felt disrespected by the rapper, and now we know why.
Our sources say, producer Boi-1da had given both Diddy and Drake a song to record more than 8 months ago. We’re told Diddy sat on the song, which frustrated Drake because he wanted to record it. So recently Drake recorded the song on his own and it did well, which pissed Diddy off.
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Peep the 3rd leak off my T-Dot homegirl KAT’s highly anticipated mixtape, “The Wake Up Call”… The joint’s called “They Don’t Know” featuring my fam, the hood’s crooner, Darryl Riley. This joint is 100% Toronto flava!!! The song will be available for download on iTunes NEXT WEEK so go support. Stay tuned to this website for the link!!! #CANCON