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  1. What Do You Get an Actor About to Start Work on a New Series? It's Trickier Than You Think

    8:00 am PDT 05/18/2015
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    Customarily, agencies, studios and networks congratulate TV talent at the start of production with a present. Things get complicated with multiple clients ("It's a minefield") and constant series churn: "At some point, it feels like too much." READ MORE

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  2. Watch Jay Z's Epic Freestyle About Tidal Critics and Others at Intimate B-Sides Concert

    11:05 am PDT 05/17/2015
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    "Spotify's [worth] nine billion, and [critics] ain't say shit," he rapped at New York City's Terminal 5 on Saturday. READ MORE

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  3. Lady Gaga Is Reportedly Hosting a Met Gala Afterparty

    3:16 pm PDT 04/30/2015
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    Her party-throwing partner-in-crime is none other than Alexander Wang. READ MORE

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  4. Tidal's Uphill Battle: Top Exec Speaks Out on "Unfair" Media and Who Really Wants It Dead

    12:22 pm PDT 04/29/2015
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    Tidal executive Vania Schlogel says the platform isn't about the rich getting richer; it's about nurturing struggling artists. She also explains the truth behind Jay Z's tweets and tackles Apple rumors head on: is the tech giant really trying to sabotage Jay Z's baby? READ MORE

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  5. Jay Z Defends Tidal: Streaming Service Is "Doing Just Fine"

    12:13 pm PDT 04/26/2015
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    In a Twitter missive on Sunday, the rapper asked that the company be given a "chance to grow and get better." READ MORE

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  6. "Hey, Why Wasn't I Invited?" (If You Have to Ask, You're Not on the Party A-List)

    9:00 am PDT 04/13/2015
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    Every night in NYC, there are fabulous events, flashbulbs and a flock of the social scene's anointed as event planners and publicists break down the brutal algorithm behind who's considered "in" — and who's never considered at all. READ MORE

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  7. Mumford & Sons Slam Tidal: "We Wouldn't Have Joined Even If They Had Asked"

    8:29 am PDT 04/13/2015
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    "When they say it's artist-owned, it's owned by those rich, wealthy artists," frontman Marcus Mumford said. "We want people to listen to our music in their most comfortable way, and if they're not up for paying for it, I don't really care." READ MORE

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  8. Jay Z's Tidal Is Pinning Its Hopes on Exclusives, But Does That Content Even Matter?

    12:04 pm PDT 04/08/2015
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    Exactly how much of an advantage Tidal will have is still very much up in the air. READ MORE

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  9. Top 20 Coachella Performances Ever (Video)

    11:39 am PDT 04/07/2015
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    From The Cure breaking curfew to Madonna dazzling the dance tent to Tupac's onstage resurrection, these are the 20 moments that helped make Coachella the king of all U.S. festivals. READ MORE

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  10. Beyonce Drops Track "Die With You" on Wedding Anniversary

    2:59 pm PDT 04/04/2015
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    Jay Z and Beyonce have been married for seven years. READ MORE

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  11. Spotify Unfazed By Tidal Theatrics: We're "Critical" for Artist Success

    2:28 pm PDT 03/31/2015
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    Not only is Spotify not removing Jay Z's music from its platform, the company believes the participation of artists in its streaming service — all artists — is crucial to their success. READ MORE

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  12. TIDAL Teaser Video

    11:02 am PDT 03/31/2015
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    Jay-Z's new streaming service is now available. READ MORE

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  13. 8 Things on Jay Z's Tidal Streaming Service That Aren't on Spotify

    7:33 am PDT 03/31/2015
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    Tidal exclusives from Rihanna, The White Stripes and more. READ MORE

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  14. Jay Z's Historic Tidal Launches With 16 Artist Stakeholders

    5:06 pm PDT 03/30/2015
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    Beyonce, Rihanna, Kanye West and Madonna were among the artists present at the launch event in New York City on Monday. READ MORE

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  15. Jay Z Likely Headed to Trial in 'Big Pimpin' Sampling Lawsuit

    2:38 pm PDT 03/30/2015
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    A California federal judge on Monday was inclined to reject Osama Ahmed Fahmy's bid for early judgment of his copyright claims against the rapper. READ MORE

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  16. Jay Z's TIDAL Teaser Video Features Madonna, Beyoncé, Jack White, Daft Punk and More

    12:24 pm PDT 03/30/2015
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    The high-fidelity premium streaming service purchased by S. Carter Enterprises on March 10 holds its official launch today (March 30) in New York City. READ MORE

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  17. Justin Bieber's New Neighbor Emmy Rossum Won't Be Asking to Borrow a Cup of Sugar

    7:08 pm PDT 03/19/2015
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    The singer recently moved next door to the actress. READ MORE

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  18. Azealia Banks Blasts Middle America: "I Hate Fat White Americans"

    3:33 pm PDT 03/16/2015
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    "It’s always about race," the rapper sounded off in an uncensored interview with Playboy. READ MORE

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  19. Skip the Peninsula: Stars Renting L.A.'s Private Homes for the Oscars

    3:00 pm PST 02/21/2015
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    It’s not just Airbnb and VRBO: These days, real estate agents are leasing high-end estates on the market for short-term stays (up to $100,000 a month) as stars, especially during awards season, seek space and seclusion. READ MORE

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  20. 'SNL' 40th Anniversary Special: Watch Prince, Taylor Swift and Paul McCartney Perform at the Afterparty

    2:27 pm PST 02/16/2015
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    Bill Murray, Chris Rock, Maya Rudolph, Dan Aykroyd and Jimmy Fallon, spotted dancing with Ariana Grande, also took the stage at the Plaza bash. READ MORE

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