Music Industry News

Chance the Rapper’s Manager Partners With Warner Music Group — Starting With 99 Neighbors

Chance the Rapper’s manager, Pat Corcoran, has signed an agreement with Warner Music. Corcoran’s entertainment company, Nice Works, will now have its artists’ works released with the support of Warner Music Group. Per Corcoran, Nice Works aims to provide artists with a say in the direction and trajectory of their careers. One of the first […]

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Music Industry News

Spotify’s Q2 2019 — The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Spotify has released its financial report for the second quarter of 2019 (Q2 2019). First, the good news. For the three months ended June 30th, 2019, the music streaming giant reported 232 million monthly active users (MAU), up 29% over the same period last year.  This figure outperformed Spotify’s estimates.  The company had expected between […]

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Music Industry News

FUGA Acquires Songspace

Late last year, digital distribution company FUGA unveiled a new deal with an eSports giant. Expanding its business, Riot Games signed a deal with the distributor to handle its music catalog for League of Legends. Under the agreement, FUGA would distribute the catalog throughout the world, except for China and South Korea.  In addition, the […]

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Hip Hop News

Cardi B Delivers A Classy Clap Back After Candace Owens Challenges Her To A $250K Political Debate

Getty Image Cardi B’s political takes are getting all kinds of attention lately, from Bernie Sanders acknowledging her support to her opinions on police brutality going viral. It seems that people really respond to huge stars being outspoken, which brings attention seekers like political “pundit” Candace Owens out of the woodwork. Owens, apparently sniffing out […]

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Images Emerge Of Kanye West’s Domed Residential Architecture Project

Getty Image / Netflix Kanye West Is looking to become influential in the housing community. The rapper‘s building dome-like structures that are home prototypes, according to TMZ. In addition, TMZ reports that Kanye West believes the prototypes will break class barriers for the rich, middle class, and poor. Starting in Calabasas, West’s architectural concept comes […]