Taylor Swift Persuades Apple to Change Course With Apple Music Streaming

The power that Taylor Swift yields became evident over the weekend — and this time it wasn’t for blasting an old boyfriend, but rather for making Apple face the music. The ever-powerful technology company announced its new music streaming service, Apple Music, which will cost $9.99 per month. But to sweeten the deal, Apple said it would make the first three months free. While it seems like that would make everyone happy, the fact of the matter is that artists weren’t going to get paid during the free stream