Should Artists Sign To A Major Label? | The Report

Indie artists have a new place in hip hop thanks to the likes of Chance The Rapper, Joey Bada$$, Mick Jenkins, and The Flatbush Zombies. Jay Taj weighs the pros and cons of being an independent artist on this episode… Continue Reading

New Renaissance: It Pays To Be A Master #IndustryTips

Childish Gambino recently blew the world away with the release of the, ‘This Is America’, music video. Better known as Donald Glover, the actor/writer/singer/rapper, captivated global audiences with one of the most provocative pieces of visual art witnessed this decade,… Continue Reading

How Lyor Cohen Built Def Jam, Reinvented Warner, Launched 300 + Reimagined YouTube Music | Blueprint

From Run DMC to Roc-a-Fella, from DMX to Young Thug, Lyor Cohen discovered and broke some of the most prolific musical acts of our time at the helm of the biggest labels. In a conversation that spans his decades of… Continue Reading