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Jay Z's 99 Problems: Music Stars Aren't Very Good at Launching Startups

If Will.i.am, 50 Cent, and Justin Timberlake's past ventures are any indication, Tidal's all-star owners aren't necessarily an asset

One of the greatest struggles for any entrepreneur starting a new company is getting noticed. Not if you're Jay Z, who can simply call up a dozen or so of his closest friends, such as Kanye West, Madonna, and Deadmau5, to join him onstage. Problem solved.

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