Features tagged with "Music Industry"

August Alsina Calls Def Jam “Trash,” Explains Why He Wants Off the Label

By DJ Z | Posted November 13, 2017
"I would love to put my album out but DEF JAM is holding it/me hostage..."

How Discovering & Nurturing the “Special” Made Kawan Prather a Legendary A&R & DJ

By Yoh | Posted November 10, 2017
"I want to always be introducing things that deserve to be in the space of other quality music."
Red Bull Sound Select presents:
Pell - Patience (Chris Lake Remix)

A 5-Rule Guide to Independent Success (From a 9-Year Indie Veteran)

By DJ Z | Posted October 25, 2017
Chris Webby shares 5 crucial rules to remember when achieving indie success as a rap artist.

It Took 6LACK 8 Years to Make Any “Real Money” in Music

By DJ Z | Posted October 19, 2017
Overnight success is a music industry myth.

“You Don’t Have Any Hits”: Mike WiLL Recalls 2012 Meeting with Warner Exec

By DJ Z | Posted October 18, 2017
Mike WiLL produced three Platinum-certified hits that same year.

Metro Boomin Warns Producers: Don’t Let Atlantic Records “Steal Your Soul”

By DJ Z | Posted October 18, 2017
Metro Boomin doesn't trust Atlantic Records.

How One Major Label Executive Is Discovering & Developing New Artists

By DJ Z | Posted October 16, 2017
"Too many of today's 'artists' focus on socials instead of music."

This GRAMMY-Winning Producer Has Earned Less than $3,000 from 393 Million YouTube Streams

By DJ Z | Posted October 6, 2017
Another installment of depressing royalty earnings from streaming.
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