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Jermaine Dupri gets real on Mariah, Jay Z, disrespect in music industry

Jermaine Dupri gets real on Mariah, Jay Z, disrespect in music industry

Karen Civil: The music industry's social media maven

Karen Civil: The music industry’s social media maven

Name: Karen Civil The Business: KarenCivil.com Industry: Entertainment/Media Twitter: @KarenCivil Every so often, behind-the-scenes players get their chance to shine in the spotlight. Music insider and Beats by Dre entertainment manager Karen Civil is not stepping out of the limelight any time soon. With her self-titled blog bringing in over 1.2 million monthly visitors, it’s […]

Music industry execs give artist showcase tips at IMC 2013

Music industry execs give artist showcase tips at IMC 2013

The International Music Conference invited some of our favorite music industry execs to provide feedback to emerging artists at their Artist Showcase. Held at Atlanta’s Harlem Nights, GRAMMY award-winning producer, Jon Jon Traxx, Radio One’s Hurricane Dave, Vicki Mack Lataillade, Rocky Bivens, and Ron “Tricky” Montgomery sat front in center to scout new talent. While rapper Chief with his “You See Me” […]

World Famous G-Mack inspires other DJs with advice on the music industry

World Famous G-Mack inspires other DJs with advice on the music industry

Advice to your peers is one of those topics that is necessary but not always openly given. World Famous G-Mack, an Atlanta-based DJ, took the time to sit with rolling out to offer advice to up-and-coming DJs. Hope this helps! - Joi Pearson @JoiAPearson www.twitter.com/JoiAPearsonwww.facebook.com/JoiAPearson   What got you into deejaying? How long have you been doing it? I’ve always […]

5 books for young women in the music industry

5 books for young women in the music industry

    When you’re out in the club or networking at events, it’s rare to hear the conversation between women in the music industry travel to their latest reads, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t reading.  Many of the useful tips that help women like industry executives, Shanti Das, Amber Grimes, and Treesound Studios’ Mali Hunter, succeed in […]

DJ Drama talks Father's Day plans and parenting in the music industry

DJ Drama talks Father’s Day plans and parenting in the music industry

Hot 107.9‘s DJ Drama sits down with rollingout and shares his Father’s Day plans and how he balances raising his daughters and being successful in the music industry.  

Father's Day music industry dads: Lil Wayne, Usher, Big Boi, Jay-Z and more

Father’s Day music industry dads: Lil Wayne, Usher, Big Boi, Jay-Z and more

Happy Father’s Day to a few of our favorite musical artists and their kids. We all know it isn’t easy juggling career and family but they have figured out the balance. Check out photos below.

Monifah talks being gay in the music industry

Monifah talks being gay in the music industry

Monifah had already woven herself into the tapestry of R&B music history with her slew of ‘90s R&B hits. The singer made another major impact on the music scene when she came out as a lesbian last year and shared her relationship with her longtime girlfriend, Terez, on TV One’s “R&B Divas.” Now, in a […]

Rihanna's producer, Soundz, breaks down how to make it in the music industry

Rihanna’s producer, Soundz, breaks down how to make it in the music industry

Soundz made a name for himself in music after working with the singing group One Chance and linking with Usher in Atlanta. He was soon signed by Usher as a producer and eventually caught the ears of top notch artists such as Rihanna, Chris Brown, Justin Bieber and Pit Bull. After seven years in the […]

Stevie J talks music industry beginnings, Biggie, and Diddy with Cipha Sounds

Stevie J talks music industry beginnings, Biggie, and Diddy with Cipha Sounds

  GRAMMY award-winning producer and musician, Stevie J, is most recently known for his star quality performance on “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta,” but what many seem to forget is that Stevie J is responsible for many of the classic R&B and hip-hop songs we have cherished from Biggie, Mariah Carey, and more. Learn about […]