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Taylor Swift explained the rationale behind her decision to prevent her latest album, 1989, from being available on Apple Music via an open letter posted to her Tumblr page yesterday (June 21).

“I write this to explain why I’ll be holding back my album, 1989, from the new streaming service, Apple Music,” Swift explained.

“I’m sure you are aware that Apple Music will be offering a free 3 month trial to anyone who signs up for the service,” Swift writes. “I’m not sure you know that Apple Music will not be paying writers, producers, or artists for those three months. I find it to be shocking, disappointing, and completely unlike this historically progressive and generous company.”

Swift was however, quick to note that she was merely echoing the thoughts of fellow musicians who were reluctant to speak out against the corporation.

“These are not…

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