Monday, April 22, 2024

Jay Z Launches Tidal Streaming Hi Def Music Service Today


Jay Z is launching his streaming music service, called Tidal, on March 30th in the US. This is the service I told you he successfully bought from Swedish investors. Then, on the Friday before the Grammy Awards, Jay summoned a bunch of contemporary stars to a private meeting in Pasadena to discuss Tidal and how they could participate. That group included Madonna and Kanye West, Daft Punk, wife Beyonce, Chris Martin and others.


Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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