Friend or Foe: Zune Originals artist series

Ok look, I love the fact that artist can get paid now days. For alot of artists it's been a long time coming to be able to make sizable checks, from the art they've literally slaved over for years. But, things start getting a little weird when microsoft is the deliverer of said art. Does it make it any less great to get? No not the art, the art is still as great as it ever was, but the feeling you get from purchasing and supporting that artist seems to be muddled into this conundrum of supporting your favorite artist and putting a couple more dollars in Bill Gates pocket. Hmmmm what to do?

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