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Music Industry underwent a massive shift by the advent of MP3 file compression standards, which enabled users to store tonnes of music and copy, store and transport it anytime, anywhere conveniently. 1,474 more words

Don Jazzy Reveals Why Record Labels Fail In Nigeria

You’ll agree that Don Jazzy runs one of the most successful record labels in Africa. With 6 artistes signed under the Mavin label, each artiste has at least one hit song, one or more endorsement deals and they keep buzzing with good songs. 366 more words


What's The Purpose of Major Labels? | Being Cautious of Signing A Recording Contract

What do Fetty Wap, Bobby Shmurda, and Chance the Rapper have in common?

All of those artists have become famous without the huge push of a major label. 535 more words


Sony Wants to Sign Harry Styles to Solo Deal: Report

After the news of One Direction’s upcoming hiatus, for each individual’s solo project, seems as though the labels are looking at Niall Horan to sign a huge deal.  148 more words


Finders Keepers Records

Finders Keepers

Loved by the Golden Apples as totally unique and one of the best labels out there for exploring all that is strange and beautiful in music. 273 more words

How The Return of the Vinyl Format will Revolutionise Music in 2013

The old school music formats of the 7” and 12” has returned to record stores, and over the past few years was seen as a hipster trend. 776 more words


Gambaccini Attack on Labels' Release Strategy - Unfair or Legit?

Three year gaps between big name artist releases, is not a bad thing for the quality of music in the charts.

DJ and veteran broadcaster Paul Gambaccini recently attacked the strategy of record labels, that sees big name artists release new material every 3 years. 546 more words