Who has the Biggest Vocab in Hip-Hop

Go to this link and find out: Rapper’s Vocab.

The list ommitted some very talented wordsmith, but the scientist who put it together has a cut off at 2012 for most MC’s and also a 3 album minimum requirement to make the list. So some people didn’t qualify. But, I would’ve loved to see Lupe Fiasco, Del The Funky Homosapien, Ras Kass, Pharoah Monche, Big Pun. I mean the information is very interesting. The Data Scientist’s name is Matt Daniels.

 

The Most Important Question in the Music Business

Hungry Artiz: Inspiration,Motivation & Information*

Today, Hungry Artiz, I am going to do something a little different. I am going to ask you to help me write this. Don’t worry. I am not going to ask you to submit anything or expose yourself to any type of criticism. I am just going to ask you to answer one question for me: What do you think is the most important question you should ask when trying to get into the music business?

Instead of giving it a “minute to sink in” as I often do in these pieces, I am going to ask you to stop reading now. Close your web browser, and really stop and think about this question before you keep reading. I am not going anywhere, and neither is this conversation that you are reading. I would really like to see what you think it is.

After you have thought about it, come…

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20 Worst Indie Artist Mistakes

Great advice!

True Talent MGMT's Blog

Wow, this list is so good, I only wish I had written this article:

https://musicclout.com/contents/article-352-20-worst-indie-artist-mistakes.aspx?utm_source=Potential+Members&utm_campaign=8a3adc5ea5-20_Worst_Indie_Artist_Mistakes12_3_2013&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_4bb296eccb-8a3adc5ea5-303803189

20 Worst Indie Artist Mistakes

A guest post by Johnny Dwinell of Daredevil Production

In my job, I get to speak with many indie artists who are at different points in their journey. They consistently make these common major mistakes. Changing your approach will change your career. I made this personal to drive the message home.

1. Your Songs Suck – Consumers will instantly click past a crappy song to thousands of online radio stations till they find a good song that really moves them in the first 10-20 seconds. You better have GREAT songs. It’s a CRAFT; it always has been. Treat is as such. You need to seek out a few mentors to teach you what they know about their CRAFT and apply your unique vision and perspective to that knowledge. Easy to…

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Professionalism: Surviving the DELETE Button

Hungry Artiz: Inspiration,Motivation & Information*

The other day, I got an email. Because I get many emails daily, I set aside time in my day to open and read them. I usually start with my “Shift/Delete” routine. This is where I look at the preview pane of my Mail App and skim through to see if any of those spammers have gotten creative enough to bypass my filters! What fun, huh? I hold down the Shift key to zap multiple emails from those who have made it their point to let me know that I have been selected for a free trial of their software, Facebook telling me I have been “mentioned” or a forgotten mailing list that I signed up for, but am no longer interested in.

While doing my “Shift/Delete” routine, I usually go immediately to the messages with questionable subject headings. You know the ones: they address you warmly by calling you…

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