Hip-Hop is still alive: Statik Selektah – Extended Play
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Hip-Hop is still alive: Statik Selektah – Extended Play

Heavyweight DJ and producer Statik Selektah has released his latest full-length collection of solo material, the paradoxically-titled Extended Play. The Boston native’s first studio album since 2011’sPopulation Control, the 18-track project comes complete with Booth-featured cuts “Bird’s Eye View,” “21 & Over” and “Funeral Season.” Statik produces all beats on the album, except on “Live From the Era,” … Continue reading

4 Basic steps for releasing a successful mixtape
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4 Basic steps for releasing a successful mixtape

If  you‘re an artist/producer who is looking to start a career in the music industry and you are starting up independently than here is a few tips you may find helpful. This is mainly for people who make Hip-Hop, Trap music and R’N’B, but the same principles can be applied to all genres. Here are 5 steps … Continue reading

Jay-Z Announces New LP “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Due July 4th
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Jay-Z Announces New LP “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Due July 4th

Whoa. Jay-Z has announced his new album, “Magna Carta Holy Grail“, via Samsung Galaxy. The press release states: “Be among the first million to download the app on June 24th and get the album free July 4th, three days before the rest of the world.” Which means the album will be released July 7th to … Continue reading

Promoting Your Music Online: Gaining Fans Through Social Media
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Promoting Your Music Online: Gaining Fans Through Social Media

Need more fans? This video gives practical and specific advice and ideas for musicians (rappers, producers, singers, djs) trying to build a social media following. In this video DJ PAIN 1 makes tons of great points. Some of the points are similar to my points in “8 Reasons Why Every Music Producer Should Have a … Continue reading