Jay-Z and Kanye West towered over the field with dueling nine-figure paydays, but hip-hop’s top acts all found ways to flourish amid a second pandemic…
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A single savvy startup investment tipped the Brooklyn-born mogul into ten-figure status.
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For this tip-top independent rapper, it’s all about mailbox money—creators, take note.
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Music's top earners banked $2.3 billion, led by Springsteen and Jay-Z. Neil Young, pictured here, ranks No. 11 with $78 million, mostly from a huge…
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Fueled by the recent catalog boom, Blake Shelton claims country's cash crown. But the pandemic's effects on a live-first genre can still be seen…
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Michael Jackson's purchase of the Beatles' catalog only looks better with time.
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And he’s not the only superstar contemplating a megadeal in 2022.
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Diddy went from paper boy to Bad Boy to burgeoning billionaire thanks to his focus on ownership and customer service—a strategy that works way beyond…
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Artists are canaries in the coal mine of modern business, experiencing seismic tech disruptions years before those in other industries. Follow the…
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The singer’s controversial conservatorship was put in place to protect her assets. Has it even done that adequately?
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My book wouldn’t be complete without a dedication—to my newborn daughter.
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If you tuned in to the first installment of this newsletter, you may be wondering: Why would anyone leave one of those rare, cushy, legacy media gigs…
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