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December 20, 2017
The Best Hip-Hop/Rap Albums Of 2017

The current Hip-Hop landscape might be single-driven with new artists breaking through with viral hits, but the album remains the true judge of who’s here for the long haul. In 2017, fans were rewarded with a variety of outstanding LPs from mainstream stars and indie stalwarts. After countless hours and much consideration, HipHopDX has narrowed […]

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June 2, 2017
Free Track June 2017

Here's this month's Free Track. It's a Hip Hop jam. I hope you enjoy it! Or you can download it from here.  

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May 31, 2017
TOP 5 Best MIDI Keyboards Under $500

Music for your fingertips. A great MIDI keyboard is a way to enhance your music making process but comes in handy for great sound, too.Unfortunately, not everyone can afford expensive equipment and that is why we enlisted TOP 5 MIDI Keyboards (MIDI Controllers) under $500, for those on a minimum wage. 1. CME Xkey 37 […]

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May 31, 2017
40 Years Ago, In A Galaxy Far, Far Away, An Iconic Film Score Was Born

How is this for a first day on the job: Maurice Murphy, the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO)'s late principal trumpet player, spent his very first day with the orchestra recording Star Wars' iconic opening theme, with its incredible brass fanfare — and Murphy leading the trumpets. "It was an amazing moment, that blast of brass […]

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May 31, 2017
Music Industry Goes To War With YouTube

Record labels are angry about the relatively small fees the platform pays for music videos compared with streaming services   [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he music business is a tough place for most artists to make money. This struggle was thrown into sharp relief last week when the UK industry revealed that artists earned more from vinyl sales in […]

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May 26, 2017
The Music Industry Learning How To Play

Universities are trying to teach students how to get ahead in an evolving industry. It has been a tough decade for the music industry, but some are beginning to hear a happier tune. Employment for musicians is growing due to increased demand for live performances. The average hourly wage for musicians is now around $22, […]

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May 25, 2017
Notorious B.I.G., Tupac Shakur Documentaries Headed to A&E

'Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G.' and 'Who Killed Tupac?' to premiere in June The first authorized Notorious B.I.G. "biography" is scheduled to premiere this June on A&E. The two-part Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G. will feature new interviews with the rapper's mother Voletta Wallace and widow Faith Evans, as well as Puff Daddy, […]

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May 25, 2017
Ariana Grande Manager on Manchester Attack: 'Fear Cannot Rule the Day'

"With extraordinary evil we must fight with extraordinary greatness," says Scooter Braun Ariana Grande's manager, Scooter Braun, posted a string of emotional tweets about the Manchester terror attack on Wednesday. "I will choose to live than to be afraid," he wrote. On Monday night, a suicide bomber detonated a homemade explosive device outside Grande's concert at […]

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May 25, 2017
Ways The Music Industry Can Change For The Better

POST WRITTEN BY Erin Jacobson I am a music attorney who protects musicians and music professionals through deal negotiations and proper intellectual property management. 2016 saw a lot of lawsuits and lobbying in regards to changes in the music industry. Here are a few major issues that need to be resolved in 2017 and beyond […]

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