It may be an issue of whether or not he realizes the importance of being social. He may not have ever had to put the time and effort into connecting with his fans, and if he did, it might have been through pre-written scripts or endorsements.
I think the social connection is one of the most important things because it humanizes the artist and I think it makes people less willing to pirate.
Just because unpaid internships are common, does not mean it's okay for a company to take advantage of whatever interns are working under them.
One of the things that bugs me about the court case is the fact that the unpaid interns "displaced regular employees and received no benefit from the internship beyond what they would have received had they been classified as employees..." and there was also no educational benefit found in what they were doing for Fox.
I might need some more details but this is from Leaseweb's TOS:
25.2 Upon expiration or termination of the Agreement:
25.2.1 LeaseWeb shall cease to provide all Services; 25.2.2 LeaseWeb shall be entitled to erase and delete any and all data of Customer -and any
and all data of Customer’s End Users- from LeaseWeb’s Infrastructure, including from
the Dedicated Infrastructure;"