Rap Music Industry

How To Promote A Rap Artist

April 19, 2013 | admin

The artist is a very important in the rap game. He or she can make the critical difference between a decent sound-track to a hit song. As a producer it is a good idea to always have at least one artist on your team. You can never tell when A&R scout will be feeling your…

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What’s The Real Cost of Signing A Major Record Deal?

October 17, 2012 | admin

If new artists are akin to California fires, the intensity is still the same as it was 20 years ago. It’s just that more people now have matches. Sadly, they’re all choosing to light up in the same spot. Everybody wants a major deal. It makes you wonder how many more crooked deals will be…

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Indie Labels Vs Major Record Companies

July 31, 2012 | admin

The music industry has been bemoaning its fate, as the costs of promoting artists and their songs soar while sales slump. It seems that it’s facing a slow, self-inflicted implosion. It blames its demise on the Internet and the easy access that fans have to music that has yet to be released for public consumption.…

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Getting a Record Deal With No Problems

July 19, 2012 | admin

Nowadays it has really come down to ‘right place, right time, and of course, the right talents’ in order to sign a record deal with a major company. Getting a record deal is not that complicated if you have at least two of the three things listed above. There is certainly some work needed done…

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Record Labels Looking for New Artists

June 26, 2012 | admin

How do you find out if a record label is seeking new talent? Most often, it will be right on the company’s website. Look for “Contact Us,” “FAQ,” or “Submissions” on the record label’s website. This is where you will find information about how to contact the record company, and often where to send your…