Apple In Talks To Buy Tidal

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According to the Wall Street Journal, Apple wants to buy Jay-Z’s Tidal streaming service. Jay-Z launched Tidal last year with the support of high profile artists like Jack White and Kanye West. Tidal scored a huge advantage over their competition when they acquired exclusive streaming rights to Prince’s music. The service offers artists greater profits because their music can only be heard via a paid subscription versus a service like Spotify which has free streaming as one option for subscribers. Read the whole article here.