Spotify’s ‘Preferred Distributor’ List Now Includes 23 Companies

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Photo Credit: Sara Kurfeß Spotify’s ‘Preferred Distributor’ List now includes 23 companies — up from only five just a few years ago. Since 2018, Spotify has enabled artists to upload their tracks onto the platform […]

Chris Palmer on Crafting THE FRESH PRINCE PROJECT and the Will/Carlton Dynamic

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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air aired its final episode in 1996; however, it feels like the show never truly left us. It’s become an ubiquitous influence on pop culture, from Will Smith’s catchy theme song […]

How to Get Tickets to Quinn XCII’s 2023 Tour

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Quinn XCII has heralded “The People’s Tour” in support of his similarly celebated fifth LP, The People’s Champ, and tickets to the no-doubt, knock-out event will be up for grabs imminently. Meanwhile, his latest single […]

Polobi & the Gwo Ka Masters: Abri Cyclonique review – a fresh take on Guadeloupean music | Music

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The voice of 69-year-old Guadeloupean singer Moïse Polobi is a uniquely powerful presence. Deep, laden with heavy vibrato and rasping through yearning melody, his delivery has been honed through a lifetime spent with groups singing […]

CAA Inks Deal With Web3 Label Hume

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Photo Credit: Hume CAA aims to create opportunities for Hume’s roster of virtual artists with top brands. Are broader audiences ready for this? Virtual artist experiment FN Meka went down in flames, a new cast […]

Vintage Culture Teases Debut Album, Launches New Label and Event Series With BOMA

Vintage Culture Teases Debut Album, Launches New Label and Event Series With BOMA

Vintage Culture, who also dropped a new single, continues to highlight why he’s one of the foremost tastemakers in the latest melodic house boom cycle. The next evolution of Vintage Culture has arrived. The red-hot […]

Controversial Grammy wins—and how they’ve aged

Controversial Grammy wins—and how they've aged

The Grammy Awards have had plenty of controversial wins. Stacker compiled an original list of some of the most egregious wins—and how those decisions have aged. – Ron Galella, Ltd. // Ron Galella Collection via Getty […]

Will Ticketmaster withstand the Beyoncé Renaissance tour frenzy? : NPR

Will Ticketmaster withstand the Beyoncé Renaissance tour frenzy? : NPR

Beyoncé performs at the Oscars in March 2022. Her “Renaissance” World Tour later this year will mark her first solo tour since 2016. Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Robyn Beck/AFP via […]