National Album Day Vinyl Auction Set To Raise Funds For The BRIT Trust

National Album Day Vinyl Auction Set To Raise Funds For The BRIT Trust

It is not long now until national album day on the 12 October 2019. However, what is it all about? National Album Day returns for its second annual edition on Saturday, 12th October 2019. Organised jointly by UK labels body the BPI and ERA, the Entertainment Retailers Association, the music and artist community will come together with BBC Sounds. Also with the support of AIM, Classic Album Sundays and Network Rail among others. Essentially, there…

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Dua Lipa Believes Women In Music Will One Day Be Equal To Men

Dua Lipa Believes Women In Music Will One Day Be Equal To Men

Dua Lipa has recently revealed that she believes that women in music will one day feel equal to men. Moreover, this is not the first time that the ‘New Rules’ singer has made a stand for female rights in the music industry. Speaking to British Vogue, she said. “People are starting to slowly wake up to the fact that it’s not that women haven’t been working hard. Or that we haven’t been pushing ourselves forward….

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What’s The Beef?

What’s The Beef?

This has been an entertaining year for hip hop.  We have been treated to surprise albums.  We have felt underwhelmed by failed projects.  And, we have definitely been overwhelmed by the sheer volume of new releases. Thankfully, we have been able to gorge on Beef served up from all angles. We’re talking subs, snubs, diss tracks and downright disrespectful behaviour.  Earlier this year, I covered aspects of the surprising Eminem Vs Everybody tirade.  That resulted…

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Eminem vs MGK, is this beef for real?

Eminem vs MGK, is this beef for real?

Is the Eminem vs MGK beef real or fake? The Rap game is lit at the moment, thanks in no small part to Eminem and his ongoing feud with MGK. It’s hard to say definitively, but you can make a case either way. However, I’m on the side of the prosecution for this one. It is probably fake. The first piece of evidence for consideration, is that they used the same producer. So we call…

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Childish Gambino files lawsuit for $10,000 against former label

Childish Gambino files lawsuit for $10,000 against former label

Childish Gambino is not playing around with former Independent label Glassnote Records. The multi-talented writer, actor, comedian and musician, real name Donald Glover, has filed a new $10,000 lawsuit for unpaid streaming royalties against Glassnote. Marking yet another complicated chapter in the ongoing royalties dispute with his former label. According to Pitchfork, Glover’s lawsuit states that Glassnote miscalculated payments he was due, which was in breach of their licensing agreement. The lawsuit goes on to…

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