TIDAL Responds To Reports They Faked Kanye West & Beyonce's Streams


TIDAL has marketed their model as a streaming platform by artists, for artists. Since their inception, TIDAL has been the service that pays their musicians probably the most. To put issues in context, a million streams on TIDAL will get you paid far more cash than on any of their opponents. However, they’ve been accused of embellishing their streaming numbers for Kanye West‘s The Life of Pablo and Beyonce‘s Lemonade. According to BloombergQuint, an investigation was opened at this time towards Jay-Z’s service in Norway by the Norwegian Authority for Investigation of Economic and Environmental Crime however TIDAL needs all people to know that that is false.

TIDAL Responds To Reports They Faked Kanye West & Beyonce's Streams
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In a press release delivered to Complex, a consultant for TIDAL is saying that the corporate will not be below investigation in Norway. They mentioned, “TIDAL will not be a suspect within the investigation. We are speaking with Økokrim. From the very starting, [Dagens Næringsliv] has quoted paperwork that they haven’t shared with us despite repeated requests. DN has repeatedly made claims based mostly on info we imagine could also be falsified. We are conscious that no less than one particular person we suspected of theft has been questioned. We can not remark additional at the moment and consult with our earlier assertion, which nonetheless stands.”

TIDAL’s CEO has beforehand said that whereas they don’t commonly touch upon false tales, they felt it could be inappropriate to not handle the difficulty. What do you make of all this?