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See Beyonce, Jay Z, Nicki Minaj and Fellow Pop Royalty Onstage at Tidal X

Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Nick Jonas also join streaming-service blowout at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center

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Jay Z and Rick Ross at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on October 20th, 2015.

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Ever since its starry launch event earlier this year, Tidal has positioned itself as the ultimate pop-music juggernaut, a superhero-style alliance uniting megastars such as Beyoncé, Jay Z, Jack White, Kanye West and Madonna. The streaming-music service asserted its dominance last night with a star-packed celebration at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, all proceeds from which will benefit the New World Foundation. Yeezy and Jack weren't on hand, but the roster was still pretty damn impressive, and we've got the visual evidence to prove it.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Damian Marley

Marley, one of Tidal's newest co-owners, performed his track "Welcome to Jamrock" on the Barclays stage.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Flatbush Zombies

Brooklyn-based hip-hop group Flatbush Zombies represented their borough in its largest, most prestigious venue.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj followed her Young Money mentor Lil Wayne on the Barclays stage.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Jay Z and Rick Ross

Jay Z, Tidal's primary owner, brought out Rick Ross, Lil Wayne and Fabolous during his time onstage. His wife, Beyoncé, also joined him for a special performance of his hit "Holy Grail."

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Alessia Cara

Up-and-coming Canadian singer-songwriter Alessia Cara brought the house down with her soulful single "Here."

Hit Boy

<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Hit-Boy

Producer and rapper Hit-Boy not only brought out alleged Drake ghostwriter Quentin Miller for "10 Bands" but also surprised audiences by debuting a new collaboration with A$AP Ferg.

nicki jonas

<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Nick Jonas

Nick Jonas gave a small taste of his new sound by performing his latest single "Levels" at the Barclays Center.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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French Montana and Meek Mill

French Montana joined Meek Mill during the latter's set and performed his song "Ain't Worried About Nothin'."

vic mensa

<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Vic Mensa

Kanye West protégé and recent Roc Nation signee Vic Mensa showed off his skills at the show.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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T.I. and Young Dro

T.I. and Young Dro joined forces on "Ain't About the Money."

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Usher and Nas

Usher and Nas' collaboration "Chains" proved to be a powerful political statement within the glossy show.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Fabolous

Fabolous was joined by Jay Z during his set for a rendition of "Brooklyn."

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Benjamin Booker

Rocker Benjamin Booker gave a raucous performance during the Tidal X show.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Thomas Rhett

Thomas Rhett performed his hit "Die a Happy Man" and represented country at the mostly hip-hop and pop-driven show.

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<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne joined Jay Z for "Hello Brooklyn" before taking the stage on his own for "No Worries."

Rick Ross, DJ Khaled, Meek Mill and French Montana

<> at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

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Rick Ross, DJ Khaled, Meek Mill and French Montana

Meek Mill's set became a Maybach Music Group showcase when he brought on special guests Rick Ross, French Montana and DJ Khaled.

Beyonce

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 20: Beyonce (L) and Nicki Minaj perform onstage during TIDAL X: 1020 Amplified by HTC at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on October 20, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for TIDAL)

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Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj was joined by Beyoncé for a special performance of their collaboration "Feeling Myself."