Jermaine Dupri: Why Do You Want To Get Into The Music Business

More controversy in Jermaine Dupri’s 4th installment of The State of The Music Business.  In this segment JD asks why do people want to get into the music business and goes on to comment that the music industry is the only place where people outside of the business concern themselves with music sales stats.   He … Read more

Jermaine Dupri Says The DJ Is Dead

The ever controversial Jermaine Dupri declares that the DJ is dead.  He talks about the self-promotion of DJ’s and their lack of focus for helping new artists.  Not necessarily sure if I agree with JD that a DJ is obligated to promote others without promoting himself.  Wouldn’t this be considered a form of cross-promotion, which … Read more