TIDAL has released a statement today (February 29) after reports surfaced that the streaming company was being sued for $5 million. John Emanuele filed the case with his company, Yesh Music LLC, stating that TIDAL did not pay independent artists proper royalties and violated copyright. The suit names Jay Z's company, S. Carter Enterprises, as a defendant.
After basking in recent somewhat-successful releases from Rihanna and Kanye West, kinda, Tidal is still not catching any breaks. Yesh Music (yes, Yesh) has filed a $5 million lawsuit against the artist-owned streaming service, claiming failure to pay royalties.
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