Tidal Offers Free Subscription Preview Featuring Exclusive Content

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Users get access to releases with Rapsody, Nipsey Hussle, Rae Sremmurd & more.

(AllHipHop News) This Holiday season, Tidal is giving access to a free preview of its Hi-Fi and Premium service. Prospective members can activate an account on the streaming platform through January 5, 2018, with no credit card required.

"Heading into 2018, we're looking forward to giving Tidal members more access and a high-quality soundtrack to everyday life," says Tony Gervino, Vice President, Culture & Content. "We value what music and music culture means to people and trust this preview will give music fans a taste of the elevated music experience that Tidal is offering its customers."

To sign-up for free visit tidal.com. Some of the exclusive releases scheduled for the preview period include:

Rap Radar: Nipsey Hussle – TIDAL.com/RapRadar – Monday (12/25)

  • With his highly anticipated Victory Lap album slated to drop in February, Nipsey Hussle sits down with Elliott Wilson and Brian "B.Dot" Miller.

The Spot: Eddie Palmieri (Series Premiere) – TIDAL.com/TheSpot – Tuesday (12/26)

  • The monthly series focuses on the trajectory of iconic artists and features interviews at studios, nightclubs, and anywhere else where they made their name, performed a lot or recorded their most celebrated work. The first episode features Grammy Award-winning pianist, Eddie Palmieri.

Snoh Aalegra Tour Documentary – TIDAL.com/SnohAalegra – Friday (12/29)

  • The soulful singer's documentary is exclusively premiering on TIDAL and features behind-the-scenes footage from the Freudian North American tour with Daniel Caesar.

Song Exploder: QuestLove – TIDAL.com/SongExploder – Monday (1/1)

  • Frontman for the Grammy-Award winning and in-house band for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, "The Roots", shares the story behind his successful career and discusses his creative process behind the bands' most coveted releases.

Fresh Cuts (Series Premiere) – TIDAL.com/FreshCuts – Tuesday (1/2)

  • A video series of short clips with artists at the barbershop/beauty salon, as they're interviewed while getting their haircut and discuss their life, career, style, etc.

The Group Chat Podcast (Series Premiere) – TIDAL.com/GroupChat – Wednesday (1/3)

  • Featuring Emily Oberg (Kith), Speedy Morman (Complex) and Jinx (Complex), the series will focus on highlighting, debating, and discovering subject matter including—but not limited to—hip hop music, pop culture and entertainment news, fashion, social media trends and events, and the latest hype.

Rough Draft (Series Premiere) – TIDAL.com/RoughDraft – Thursday (1/4)

  • Each episode of this new video series features an artist talking about the first song or rap they ever wrote (as kids) and then perform it. The first episode features the synth-pop project, Porches.

Rapsody "Where Flowers Bloom" Documentary – TIDAL.com/Rapsody – Friday (1/5)

  • This mini-doc focuses on the making of Rapsody's GRAMMY nominated album, Laila's Wisdom.