A podcast about the little word, music...and the big word, BUSINESS. Industry professionals and special guests discuss music, contracts, marketing, technology & current events.
Go Underground For Real R&B with Drew Sanders
#Rule045 This episode is all about Rick Ross cementing his position as one of Hip Hop’s elite. We also speak with Drew Sanders of R&B Untapped about his company that taps into the underground R&B scene. Believe it or not, this is where REAL R&B still lives. Visit his website here: http://www.rnbuntapped.com
Trying To Bring Rap To A Pop Fight with Sparky Dee
#Rule044 We are all witness to Remy Ma’s attempt at starting a rap beef with Nicki Minaj. We weren’t expecting it to turn pop, but obviously Remy brought the wrong kind of song to the battle. Our guest Sparky Dee is no stranger to battle rap. She was a part of the infamous battle arp […]
Are You Global Or Local? with Amir Shaw
#Rule043 How does music affect your mood? Or is music an effect of your mood? Mood music is the first topic on today’s show. Next we discuss the differences between using the internet to make you an instant global artist or slowing the process down and building from your neighborhood. Our guest today, author, filmmaker […]
Grammy Snubs And Acceptance Speech Duds
#Rule042 Just in case you missed when Macklemore all but handed his Grammy to Kendrick Lamar, Adele spent the meat of her acceptance speech praising Beyonce in this year’s Grammy Award Show. Carlos Santana publicly commented that he was okay with Adele winning. Our discussion is dealing with whether or not this snub is indeed a […]
Sometimes It Doesn’t Go As Planned
#Rule41 Chrissette Michelle accepted an opportunity to perform in front of the nation. How you feel about her choice may have more to do with your political stance than it does your enjoyment of good music. Atlanta’s studio ordinance was sold as many things, but in the end it was more about preventing smaller studio […]
Baby Steps To Success with TJ Chapman
#Rule040 Crossing over is a sensitive subject for most urban artists. It means access to new fans, new opportunities for endorsements, and overall broader success. However, this comes at the cost of neighborhood acceptance. This year’s Golden Globes 9shed new light on today’s new regime of urban music when Donald Glover thanked the Migos. What […]
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What a Treasure!
This is the best podcast I've come across, that caters to musicians and aspiring music artist like myself !! I've actually learned so much from listening this podcast! All of the members of the podcast are very knowledgeable in their field of expertise, and I love how transparent they are with some of their own music careers. This is an excellent podcast!! And I personally am personally very grateful that you guys just decided to share your time and expertise with us. Thank you!! #5stars