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RIAA Issues Open Letter Addressing Jay-Z’s Samsung Deal And Some New Rules

The following was originally published on RIAA.com. By now, many of us in the music business, as well as Jay-Z fans, know that Samsung has purchased one million “Magna Carta Holy Grail” digital albums to be given away to the phone maker’s customers.  It is a novel and creative marketing move and it has rightly… Read more »

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Can Jay-Z Rewrite The Rules? Three Experts Weigh In!

#newrules Jay-Z locks in a deal that bestows upon him platinum status before his album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, officially drops on July 4th. Reaching a new level of independence, the rapper-turned-mogul no longer has to conform to the rules of the music industry thanks to his new deal with Samsung. The mobile monolith has… Read more »

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