Breeding Ground

IN-HOUSE COUNSEL: Setting Up Your Label

AllHipHop.com has always been a website for news, music, entertinment and education, this ongoing series called IN-HOUSE COUNSEL will attempted to provide vital information to help up-and-coming artist s/producers to succeed in toda’s difficult music business world.  To start this series, here’s a scenario:  You’re an artist who feels he (or she) has some hot… Read more »

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Sic Osyrus: The Missing Link

Hip-Hop is missing something. According to Sic Osyrus, he is that missing element. Not because he is new with catchy rhymes but, because he represents the missing links in Hip-Hop.  Claiming to make love to a track, the MC is not worried about competition, or even gaining popularity from having Hip-Hop’s most notarized producers. The… Read more »

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The Day Report: All Record Labels Are Not Created Equal

The term “record label” stands for many different types of companies that put out music.  It can signify a conglomerate like Sony or Universal which are huge well-established multi-national corporations with offices in many countries around the world, or it can indicate a small artist-owned company with a staff of one or two, putting out… Read more »

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The Day Report: Radio Spins, In Hopes Of A Record Deal

There’s a new trend with unsigned artists.    Well, it’s not really new, it’s about ten years old, but it hasn’t really worked successfully, so it seems new.  It appears that some folks who have money to spend, or relationships with independent radio promoters, are trying to increase their spins at urban radio in the… Read more »

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TMI Boyz: Fast Grind

It seems to many that the Texas trio known as TMI Boyz jumped onto the scene from out of the blue.  In very little time they managed to top the Billboard Rap Singles Sales Chart with thers song “Swervin’,” and they were #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Sales Chart with their song featuring… Read more »

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