The rates that songwriters and publishers receive have always lagged behind the rates paid to recording artists and master owners.
"This is an existential threat to music publishers (and record companies)."
A guest editorial by independent singer-songwriter and producer Spree Wilson.
Signing a record deal is not necessarily a bad idea, but its implications MUST be understood.
"Do I have time to affect this generation?"
"This world was new for me and, to be honest, was a complete mindf**k."
Sebastian Mikael had to take a step back from music to live his life and relearn himself as an artist. Now, he's back.
"Mercy and love, over division and hate, should be the pride of what it means to be human."
The veteran MC breaks down his three acts of reinvention in hip-hop.
"You’re less fearful that the world isn’t revolving around you and more happy that it doesn’t."
Fresh off a placement on 'Tha Carter V,' Harris opens up about patience and balancing the worlds of production and A&R.
"It’s time for us to use the shadows as our partners to illuminate the forces that balance our existence."
In his own words.
"What will be done with his musical legacy in the wake of his passing?"
The veteran R&B singer pinpoints the most valuable mistake of his career.
We asked. He answered.
"Welcome to my world."
Three major takeaways to rewired the way you think about money.
The real grind isn't the one you see on social media.
"Spend less time sharing memes clowning broke rappers that beg for free beats and more time highlighting the rappers that DO invest with and in you."
Maybe they randomly heard the song and subconsciously replayed it? Maybe I’m delusional?