TikTok. A potentially massive data security issue for the U.S., but also a social media platform where over the span of two months, a random kid from North Carolina can introduce himself to the world, do a dance to a song he made in his bedroom, and end up with a hit record. TikTok not only democratizes the opportunity to be seen, heard, and shared, it’s also birthing careers on a daily basis, and helping new artists build massive leverage as they deal with traditional music industry structures.

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