Music Industry

Chamillionaire Speaks on What's Wrong w/ Major Labels

Always insightful, Houston rapper Chamillionaire spits alot of game on the pros and cons of being on a major label. He says he has a 50/50 split with them.  Folks need to stay up on what Chamillionaire is talking about as he explains the importance of quality control and the inner workings of the biz.

Warning: Hip Hop Artists Need to Know About 360 Deals

wendy DayI gotta state right upfront that I am biased against 360 Deals. I understand WHY they exist, I just find them unfairly oppressive in the label’s favor in an industry with a draconic history of jerking artists out of money. I stopped negotiating deals for artists in 2005 because I refuse to do a 360 Deal for any artist! How strongl