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  • Alicia Keys Awarded the Ambassador of Conscience Award From Amnesty International

    Alicia Keys has sold over 30 million albums worldwide anked Keys as the fifth most successful artist of the 2000s decade.She has earned numerous awards including 15 Grammy Awards, 17 NAACP Image Awards, 9 Billboard Music Awards and 7 BET Awards and now she gots new award. Watch Alicia Keys talks...
  • Teyana Taylor: From an Unwanted Audition to Pharrell to Diddy’s DeLeón 100

    Teyana Taylor is one of the most inspiring voices of Harlem. Watch the latest Bilboard top 100 countdown with exclusive interview where Teyana talks the wayh from Pharell’s Star Track Records to Good Music to being a part of Diddy’s DeLeón 100...
  • Ed Sheeran’s “Rolling Stone” Cover Shoot

    Short-but-sweet sneak-peak behind the scenes of Ed Sheeran’s first ever Rolling Stones cover photo shoot....
  • Are Record Labels Evil?

    Are Record Labels Evil? By Anonymous Artists nowadays don’t know how lucky they are when they are offered a $100,000 advance and a 20/80 split, 360-degree record deal by a major record label. But more often than not, they and their entourage of lawyers and managers bitch and moan...
  • I hate A&R’s – Confessions of a Music Publisher

    I hate A&R’s – Confessions of a Music Publisher By Anonymous I hate A&R’s. Many have a f***** god complex. They are f***** rude. They are just plain a******. But let me take a step back, and qualify my comments a little bit. See, I’m a music publisher. I’m a...
  • Pitching song demos to A&R’s

    How good do your song demos have to be before you can pitch them to A&R’s? By David Goldstein. If your song demos sound like demos, don’t pitch them to A&R’s. Seriously, if you’re not investing serious time and money into producing world-class, master-quality recordings of your songs, quit...
  • Are you really a record producer?

    Are you really a record producer? Hear songwriter and record producer Rico Love (Beyonce, Usher, Nelly) give us an earful on what it means to be a real record producer. Just producing an instrumental backing track is not enough. You have to guide the whole process from start to...