Apparently, the company tested OS X and was impressed with the feature set and long term return on investment.
...to the question of illegally downloading music, to which he answered "...I steal music too, I'm not gonna say I don't."...
...He goes on to say that sure he resents people getting his stuff for free but, unlike most other artists it seems he knows who's actually to blame for the whole file-sharing mess — record labels. He says that "... you got record labels that are doing everything they can to piss people off and rip them off."
PL/I -- "the fatal disease" -- belongs more to the problem set than to the solution set. -- Edsger W. Dijkstra, SIGPLAN Notices, Volume 17, Number 5