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Former good articleNapster was one of the Sports and recreation good articles, but it has been removed from the list. There are suggestions below for improving the article to meet the good article criteria. Once these issues have been addressed, the article can be renominated. Editors may also seek a reassessment of the decision if they believe there was a mistake.
Article milestones
January 9, 2006Good article nomineeListed
August 12, 2008Good article reassessmentDelisted
On this day...Facts from this article were featured on Wikipedia's Main Page in the "On this day..." column on December 7, 2014, and December 6, 2019.
Current status: Delisted good article


Shouldn't there be more on here about all of the teenagers and young people that were arrested for "pirating" music? There were quite a few arrests that were well-advertised by the authorities at the time, to try and deter others from downloading the music, and movies and other forms of media that you could obtain on the website... Shouldn't that be mentioned here with some detail? Stevenmitchell (talk) 16:14, 3 February 2019 (UTC)

But were there? Or was that part of the media campaign against Napster? I can not recall one credible story and no one ever was convicted (a few people were scared into settling instead of lengthy trials, prison terms, and millions in damages but thats not the same thing. Kav2001c (talk) 05:53, 19 October 2020 (UTC)kav2001c