What is Napster?

Answer Napster is a subscription-based, paid service for the online sharing of music files. It originated in 1999 as an unpaid file-sharing service that allowed people to share music files for free.Concep... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What is Napster

I heard that Napster has free, legal music downloading. Does anybody know where to go on Napster to do this?

Napster was originally free, but i THINK that there was a lawsuit againest them, and then they changed it , and its not free anymore, but now its not possible anymore

Do you have to pay for napster?

Napster offers a free service that allows users to listen to any song in its collection online three times and to download music at a set fee per download. The music service also offers a subscript... Read More »

Who created Napster?

Shawn Fanning, a college dropout, created Napster in 1999 when he was 18. He wrote the file-sharing program so that computer users could swap files. It is primarily used to provide music files.Sour... Read More »

Who owns Napster now?

Best Buy Inc. owns Napster, an online music streaming service, as of June 2010. Napster was previously owned by Roxio before being purchased by Best Buy Inc. in September 2008 for $121 million.Sour... Read More »