Latest in Album

Image credit:

Prince's 'HITNRUN' arrives September 7th as a Tidal exclusive

Billy Steele
08.07.15
6 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links

In case you missed it, Prince pulled his catalog from nearly every streaming service recently except for a select few. And as you might expect, he's releasing his next album in one place: Tidal. HITNRUN is the title that arrives on September 7th, and the exclusive release is the latest development between the artist and the streaming service since the two first got friendly back in May. Back in the spring, Tidal livestreamed Prince's Rally 4 Peace concert in Baltimore. Of course, pulling his music from those other services isn't stopping the artist from using them to promote singles. Last week, "Stare" popped up exclusively on Spotify -- a service which boasts a few more subscribers than Tidal.

"After one meeting, it was obvious that Jay Z and the team he has assembled at Tidal recognize and applaud the effort that real musicians put in2 (sic) their craft 2 (sic) achieve the very best they can at this pivotal time in the music industry," Prince explains. "Secondly, TIDAL have honored us with a non-restrictive arrangement that once again allows us to continue making art in the fashion we've grown accustomed 2 (sic) and we're extremely grateful 4 (sic) their generous support."

[Image credit: Cindy Ord/Getty Images for NPG Records 2015]

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Comment
Comments
Share
6 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

The 2019 Engadget Holiday Gift Guide

The 2019 Engadget Holiday Gift Guide

View
Save up to $300 on Vizio soundbars with these early Black Friday deals

Save up to $300 on Vizio soundbars with these early Black Friday deals

View
Adobe explains how it plans to improve Photoshop on iPad

Adobe explains how it plans to improve Photoshop on iPad

View
Microsoft delays Surface Earbuds until spring 2020

Microsoft delays Surface Earbuds until spring 2020

View
'Half-Life: Alyx' is a VR prequel set before the events of 'Half-Life 2'

'Half-Life: Alyx' is a VR prequel set before the events of 'Half-Life 2'

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr