I am not a business man. I work for a rental car company until my resume is accepted by an IT firm, but It looks like a grab for money to me. Correct me if I am wrong, but isn't the free trial for new users only? I fail to see how she is not getting paid for three months when Apple has millions of long time users and subscribers who will be paying for her album. Good luck to you.
Did you read her entire explanation? I thought it was clear that this was a protest because of its effect on those people working in the music industry that don't make her kind of money. Those people need that money to get by like the rest of us.