Raise your hand if you saw THIS coming…
…OK, seriously, EVERYBODY, lower your hands, because this was totally obvious.
After Kanye West released The Life Of Pablo on Tidal as a stream-only album on Saturday night, he made it pretty clear it wasn't going to be available for download, and you could ONLY stream it on the music service.
Related: Kanye Drops A New Song!
Well, now it appears that's not working out so well for Yeezy!
TLOP is currently one of the most popular downloads on the infamous torrent site The Pirate Bay — and some are estimating the album has already been illegally downloaded
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Yarr! This be the most pirated sex tape on the seven seas…and the internet, too!
That's right, in addition to its record breaking pre-sales, Mimi Faust and Nikko Smith's recorded romp has earned the most pirated sex tape of all time (sorry, Kim Kardashian) after just coming out so hard on Monday at 12:00 a.m.!
Apparently in the first 9 hours since the tape became available, Vivid Entertainment sent out over 1,200 cease and desist letters.
According to Steve Hirsch of Vivid, they are not messing around when it comes to the video of Mimi and Nikko messing around:
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Some damn good ones, actually! Ha!
The execs over at Warner Bros. are going to be pissed this morning, when they realize some of their most popular releases are also the most popular pirated movies on the Internet.
A weekly list of the top ten most illegally downloaded movies has been released, with The Town, Inception and the latest Harry Potter flick all leading the pack.
Ouch! Well, that's sure to hurt the DVD sales, but no doubt the Potterheads would rather watch the movie on the big screen then on bootleg.
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