What Will.i.am hopes to gain from working with 2 aspiring musical acts

Will.i.am is aiming to release a video a month featuring two aspiring musical acts. The 44-year-old rapper and producer revealed that he’ll be posting regular videos of NXTGEN and Emmanuel Smith — performers who both made it to the semi-final stage of “The Voice” under his mentorship  — in order to and gather “data” from fans, which will eventually boost their […]

Lil Uzi Vert’s song snatched down from major streaming services

Lil Uzi Vert’s new single has been pulled down from both Tidal and Apple Music sites due to concerns over unanswered possible licensing and copyright questions.  You can no longer buy or download “Free Uzi” on either site. “Free Uzi” has a beat on it that was also used on a recent G Herbo track.  […]

Tidal to stream original comedy and dramatic series

Tidal has struck another exclusive agreement that it hopes will help further separate it from fellow streaming contemporaries like Apple and Spotify. The company recently ordered a comedy series, “No Small Talk,” and a gritty drama, “Money & Violence” (Season 2) to its growing selection of content that includes access to over 36 million songs, 86,000 music videos, curated playlists, short films, […]