after Jay Z completed the purchase of music streamers
TIDAL and WiMP, he’s
consolidated the brand under the TIDAL moniker, announced
a global expansion and is planning a
star studded relaunch event for Monday.
TIDAL, the HD music streaming service that Jay Z purchased just
last week, today announced that it is live in a total of 31
countries and preparing to launch in an additional six.
TIDAL is now live in the US, Canada, the UK, Ireland, Finland,
the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy, South Africa,
Czech Republic, Slovakia, Singapore, Denmark, Spain, Portugal,
Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, France, Austria,
Switzerland, Hungary, Turkey, Sweden, Romania, Slovenia,
Greece, Cyprus and Malta.
The service will also launch in Poland, Australia, Hong Kong,
Quatar, United Arab Emirates and Germany before the end of the
second quarter 2015.
Monday Launch Event
Details are also starting to leak about a star studded launch
event for TIDAL’s official U.S. launch next Monday March 30th.
Jay Z is expected to host the New York City event along with
other top tier artists adding exclusive audio and video content
We’ll share more details as they become available and
launch coverage on Monday.