The Hip Hop Ghostwriter And Why Rappers Need Them

There was a time when rappers could straddle the dual roles of writer and rapper. That day went the way of typewriters, Kodak cameras and dinosaurs. These each had a single thing that brought about their demise. It was the advent of something better, not keeping up with the shift…

Artistpreneur Spotlight – Jeck Da General, Rapper | Artist | Producer | Entrepreneur

I’m an artist, producer, and entertainment owner that has invested a great number of years of being dedicated to the brand of quality Hip Hop music as an artist, and urban music as a producer.   I got my start in school rhyming in ciphers and participating in talent competitions….

Artistpreneur Spotlight – Mic Ruckazz, Rapper | Artist | Entrepreneur

Marlon Jones, CEO & Label Owner, known professionally as Mic Ruckazz is an accomplished rap artist that has steadily developed in this genre since the age of fourteen. His fluent musical style is compared to the likes of Kool G Rap, Prodigy of Mobb Deep, and Big Daddy Kane. He…

Willfully Deciding to Be a Starving Artist is Really Stupid

Having a skill or hobby through which you can make money can bring independence and a financial flow that comes directly into your hands. Say enough with being a starving artist while being your own boss as you showcase your craft can come with many collateral effects. But the truth…

Artistpreneur Spotlight – Jay-Julian Wray, Founder of Bass Couture | Live Concert & Production Company

  1.) Hello Jay-Julian Wray, can you please tell us a bit about yourself? I am a Company Founder, and experienced professional who resides in Brighton, UK having a diversified 30 years music event experience. Since 2007, I have run an established CCTV installation company (ICU CCTV Solutions Ltd) which…

Artistpreneur Spotlight – MPlugg, Musician Network | Performer Classified Site

MPlugg is the DMV’s go to site for all things music. Our mission is for the area’s best musicians & local area talent to be seen, heard & hired. You can find a band or musician, search for a quality vocalist, find a music or voice teacher for lessons, find high…

Time to Rewrite the Rules: Being “Normal” is Overrated

In today’s day and age individuality is welcomed. Today’s millennials are less into stereotypes. They don’t want to live by the books. They want to rewrite them. Honestly, we should learn something from these youngsters. Stepping away from the expected rules of the game is interesting. You should not have…

Artistpreneur Spotlight – JoRob, Singer | Songwriter | Producer

Joseph Waldron, A.K.A. JoRob, was born in Washington D.C., but as a child he moved he moved between Virginia & Maryland with his younger brother & older sister after his father was robbed and brutally murdered. Being the oldest male in his family, JoRob was forced to become the man…

Artistpreneur Spotlight – Artist Reach, Professional Artist Development | Elite Music Industry Services

  Company: Artist Reach. Professional Artist Development & Elite Music Industry Services run and operated by Pro Musicians only. We utilize our high profile industry connections to get the Artist in question to the next level in their Music Career, while creating new ones. We’ve built a massive network all…

Artistpreneur Spotlight – Makeda Taylor, Music Industry Blogger | Singer | Songwriter

1.) You started out making music and now you’re more into social media; what made you make that transition from one to the other?  I made the transition because I realized that I had a gift and I attended Harris Institute and took some courses that contributed to this area…