If you were wondering where the young folks in Atlanta’s music industry congregate, Makin’ It Magazine‘s Music Mondays would make the top of the list. The super music listening and networking event occurs every first Monday of the month. The past Music Monday featured R&B artist Verse Simmonds. Hosted by DJ Lady B, the… Read more »
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The music business is littered with stories of artists who lost big money due to not understanding how the industry works. And it’s not just limited to rappers today.
Britney Spears and the other highest paid singers of 2012.
Pain and heartbreak were often key motivators early on in Keyshia Cole’s music career. The pain of disappointment and lost love was apparent on songs like “I Should Have Cheated,” “I Remember” and “Shoulda Let You Go.” Cole’s art imitated her troubled life and her fans appreciated her for expressing those stories through music. Personally,… Read more »
Music as a reflection of the times has rarely been more apparent than in the music of Detroit-born rapper Trenell Carr and the hip-hop R&B group, the Wop Boiz. Echoing the gritty urban grind of Detroit and its beleagured residents, the images conjured up by the Wop Boiz’s sound are a stark reminder of the… Read more »
Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the “A” w/Souleo High profile and powerful positions, virtually always demand that the people in those positions operate with a sense of integrity, responsibility and courage. These are the attributes of the women celebrated during the 4th annual “ASCAP Presents … Women Behind the Music” series. The event which… Read more »
The Harmonie Park area in downtown Detroit, a hot spot for art, culture and music, can add another claim to that list — music production and live broadcasts. UDetroit Cafe an innovative club in the city’s cultural epicenter, is a one-stop-shop for music production and broadcast all under one roof and resulting in the most… Read more »
Maybe the newest requirement for songwriters is brutal honesty — or maybe that’s always been the case. In rolling out’s interview with songwriter Don Major — of We Got Hits and Make It Happen Management — his unflinching willingness to share his thoughts and private feelings was nothing short of exhilarating. The diverse songwriter who… Read more »
The other side of Andy Williams deserves a mention.
Heather Headley will be reaching new career heights as a singer and actress. Headley recently released a new album called Only One In The World and is currently starring in the Bodyguard: A New Musical in London. While in London, Headley took the time to speak with rolling out about her new album, her stage… Read more »