Releasing a hit song while a music genre is at its peak is the perfect recipe to create something timeless. In 1978, icon Cheryl Lynn released her first single “Got to Be Real.” Its success would then set the trajectory for her debut self-titled album, which became RIAA-certified Gold, per AllMusic.
Nov 9, 2023
Irv Gotti appears to not be a believer in giving artists their masters recordings.
Aug 30, 2023
Ice Spice could be still adjusting to her quick rise to fame. Despite that, she’s not falling for just anything.
May 12, 2023
Mariah Carey is on the growing list of musicians to own their masters.
Nov 1, 2022
Shaquille O’ Neal is known for a good storytime, and one of his latest stories follows the motto of “When one person eats, we all eat.”
Sep 14, 2022
Excellence runs in the DNA of twin sisters Keyara and Teyara Watson-Love.
Jun 30, 2022
Being known as one of the most talented powerhouses of our time, Anita Baker has been greatly esteemed in the music industry for decades. Now, recently, she has poured out admiration for one of today’s artists. According to Hypebeast, the legend took a moment at one of her live performances to show appreciation to Chance the Rapper, who helped her during her fight for control of her masters.
May 31, 2022
Who better than professional athletes, A’ja Wilson and Bam Adebayo to be exact, to invest in an app that gets your bodies moving and physical health in check? The two basketball stars invested in a $2.7 million seed round led by Sweet Capital for Masters, a recently launched fitness app, Forbes reports. The app’s mission is to help people “get into better shape, connect with others virtually, and want to follow athletes and see their training methods.” Wilson and Adebayo are both investors, as well as trainers for the app. “I think it’s something you’ve never really seen before,” said Wilson. “You see us pro athletes, what we produce on the court or the field or wherever we are. But you don’t really know the background to it all and how simple some exercises may be. When I heard I could be able to be my own trainer in a sense, I thought it was pretty cool to be a part of it.”
Jan 28, 2022