In the digital media era, getting your music to the masses has never been easier. From mixtapes to YouTube channels, indie artists challenge the notion that you must sign with a major label in order to get exposure.
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Faces in the Showcase Founder Jamaal “Reality” Meeks says there’s been a shift in power between music label and artist. Artists are creating their own buzz and success, making them more attractive to record labels.
#PositiveControversy: Showcase Founder “Chalant” Leads in Male Dominated Music Industry (Ep. 2 Confessional)
Faces in the Showcase Founder Jasmine “Chalant” Britto is a force to reckon with in the music “male dominated” industry. For over 10 years she’s worked at major record labels and carved her space in the all boys club.
Mixtapes are not a thing of the past. CentricTV.com Editor Gerren Keith Gaynor weighs in on their power. Artists can take their music straight to the masses with mixtapes, and connect with fans.
Is a major label necessary? Macklemore attained huge success as an indie artist. He blew out the Grammy Awards and defeated Hip Hop’s new golden child Kendrick Lamar. Join our conversation on the Positive Controversy with music industry experts about indie vs. major!