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Check Out What The Top Earning Grammy Nominees Made in 2015

Check Out What The Top Earning Grammy Nominees Made in 2015

Interesting enough, only 10 of the top 25 highest paid musicians in the WORLD grabbed nominations at this year’s favorite award show. Check out this LIST of the highest paid Grammy nominees to find out what kind of bacon they brought home…

YOU GOT SOME VOTING TO DO

YOU GOT SOME VOTING TO DO

The “Presidential” race isn’t the only major voting event in town right now.  Be an upstanding citizen and play your part in getting the right artists into the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame.  The J.B.’s are counting on you to make sure that Yes doesn’t get more votes just because of how their name looks on […]

FASHION LINES > SONG LINES

FASHION LINES > SONG LINES

Forget about penning the next big hit…artists today would much rather use their pens to draw up the next big fashion line.  With NYFW coming to a close, check out some of the number$$$ that artists are bringing in via their clothing/branding deals and how much a pair of Yeezy Boost 350’s will set you back on eBay, […]

YOU SINGIN’ TO ME?! THE MUSIC OF THE SOPRANOS

YOU SINGIN’ TO ME?! THE MUSIC OF THE SOPRANOS

You singin’ to me?!  I don’t see nobody else here…so you must be singin’ to me.  The music of the Sopranos is revisited with creator David Chase in this philosophical and musically diverse look back on the songs that played a massive supporting role in one of the best TV series of all times.  Learn […]

DON’T PUT PRINCE ON SPEAKERPHONE…

DON’T PUT PRINCE ON SPEAKERPHONE…

Sometimes your landlord calls.  Sometimes your Mom calls.  Sometimes Prince calls.  When Prince calls, don’t put him on speakerphone.  Just ask founder of YourListen.com Scott Goodman, who learned this firsthand when The Purple One gave him a call to discuss some of his songs that wound up being illegally posted on Scott’s site.  Click here […]

SOCIAL MEDIA ANALYTICS ARE IMPORTANT FOR MUSICIANS; LEARN HOW TO USE THEM.

SOCIAL MEDIA ANALYTICS ARE IMPORTANT FOR MUSICIANS; LEARN HOW TO USE THEM.

Social media analytics are important for musicians; learn how to use them. We live in a time where musicians can, and do, rocket themselves into stardom using nothing more than Youtube or Facebook. Social media is a musician’s best tool for reaching his fans, but it can also be frustrating when it seems like followers […]

ARTISTS DON’T NEED TO SIGN WITH A MAJOR LABEL TO MAKE MILLIONS IN 2015.

ARTISTS DON’T NEED TO SIGN WITH A MAJOR LABEL TO MAKE MILLIONS IN 2015.

Artists don’t need to sign with a major label to make millions in 2015. App development companies are licensing their technology to labels and artists in order to create new platforms for distributing music, merchandise, and experiences. The interesting part of these apps is that they’re harnessing freemium music services in a completely different way […]

FRIDAYS GET EVEN MORE EXCITING!

FRIDAYS GET EVEN MORE EXCITING!

Fridays get even more exciting! The IFPI (the company that represents the music industry worldwide) has implemented a new schedule for releasing music to global markets, electing Friday as the chosen day. From today on, new music releases will be made globally available only on Fridays. Over 45 music markets worldwide will be affected by […]

SCOOTER BRAUN JUST SIGNED THE BLACK EYED PEAS.

SCOOTER BRAUN JUST SIGNED THE BLACK EYED PEAS.

Scooter Braun just signed the Black Eyed Peas. He already manages Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Cody Simpson, and Carly Rae Jepsen (among others), and now he can add Black Eyed Peas to his roster. Click to read more at BILLBOARD.

FACEBOOK PLANS TO BRING MAJOR MUSIC VIDEOS TO NEWSFEEDS.

FACEBOOK PLANS TO BRING MAJOR MUSIC VIDEOS TO NEWSFEEDS.

Facebook plans to bring major music videos to newsfeeds. In case you missed it, Facebook has been negotiating video rights with influential partners. They’ve signed on with companies such as NBA, Hearst, Fox Sports, and Funny or Die. In the past, video creators have not received payment from Facebook views. Video is a key component […]