Tidal, Jay-Z’s music streaming platform, is being investigated in Norway over allegations that it inflated streaming numbers for Beyonce and Kanye West albums
|01/14/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Tidal, the music streaming platform owned by Jay-Z, is being investigated by Norwegian authorities for allegedly manipulating and inflating streaming play counts, according to Reuters.
- Although the official investigation was just launched, the Norwegian newspaper Dagens Naeringsliv has been investigating Tidal’s numbers, and reported on the issue last year.
- The newspaper claimed that Tidal had over-reported the play counts for Beyonce’s “Lemonade” and Kanye West’s “The Life of Pablo” by “several hundred million,” and used over a million fake accounts to manipulate streaming numbers.
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