Digital Music News recapped 30 years of Music Industry in 30 seconds. It’s very interesting to say the least.
Key Track: Wanna Be Loved
The Story: Scotty typically performs at various live-music venues and resorts in Ontario Canada. Most recently, he shared the stage with Sublime with Rome, Tokyo Police Club, and opened up for He Is We and Andrew Allen in Toronto. The EP Album ‘CRAZY’ is Scotty James’s debut release and two of the tracks got major radio rotation in Canada. For fans of John Mayer, Train, etc.
Record deals come in all shapes and sizes, depending on the genre of music. Generally, record deals have become smaller due to illegal downloading, piracy, etc. Regardless, pop music is still an expensive business, especially with the cost of making a record and marketing to an audience. The above chart shows a breakdown of costs thanks to DMN. In summary, it costs approximately $1 million to break a new pop artist and roughly $4,650,000 is spent making and promoting a superstar album.
Key Track: Just Don’t Matter
The Story: 19 year old pop artist Nicole Ferris hails from New Jersey and just finished recording two tracks with The Jam (Lady Gaga) in Los Angeles. The track ‘Just Don’t Matter’ quickly became a Kings favorite.
1. Mickey Shiloh – Pass Out
2. J Trill – So Bright
3. Danielle Barbe – Wango Tango
4. Glory Days – Can’t Get Enough
5. Stamps – ATL to LA
6. Rob A! – Wifey Material
7. Ryan McAllister – Bell Tower
8. Vera Mesmer – Back From The Dead