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Whether you are a singer, a band or a rapper, there are a handful of ways to release & package your music and it largely depends on how many songs you have ready to release and if you decide to use the common tradition that promotion companies generally do. Traditionally, for new artists, a "promotional single" is typically released first and the closely followed...
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9k4YXCA9BM] Check out Jae Luis on this acoustic cover of Sam Smith's "I'm Not The Only One". Be sure to subscribe to his YouTube channel! Links: YouTube Facebook Twitter Instagram
It's easy to audition for The Voice, all you need to do is follow this simple audition process. Step 1: Setup Your Artist Account Sign Up On The NBC Website When you first sign up, you will get a confirmation email.  Once you click to confirm, you will get a chance to setup you "Artist Profile". Step 2: Choose A City For Audition After you set...
The music awards season starts every year in January, where we get to hear about the nominations and see the many artists and producers receive accolades for their hard work. We put together this list of music award shows you should be watching, all nicely categorized by month. JANUARY People's Choice Awards  recognizes the people and work in pop culture and winners are based on public...
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Christopher Wallace, better known as The Notorious B.I.G. or Biggie Smalls, was a rapper from Brooklyn, New York. He was signed with Uptown Records and later Bad Boy Entertainment. He also started the rap group Junior M.A.F.I.A.

Hip Hop ain't going anywhere, so here goes the list of the top 15 cities that keep hip hop alive.  This is based on information collected from sites such as Google and Soundcloud from 2014 to present.

Hip Hop is here to stay.  The music, the styles and culture have been around since the 1970's and spans across all countries and different races.  We put together this list of the best hip hop community websites to help you stay tuned in!

Social Media:
Facebook - You should definitely join Facebook because they have over 1 BILLION active users on average each month (as of 2014).  Make sure you setup a Facebook Artist page and join as many Facebook Groups as you can too.

Jared Martinez just released his debut album, Do You Really Wanna Hurt Me! Find it on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, etc. and Bandcamp (where you can name your price)!
GotInstrumentals.com is a website that specializes in releasing the newest instrumental beats from industry music and up & coming producers.

Johnny Juliano is a beat maker and sound designer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He has worked with famous artists such as Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, Big Sean, Nipsey Hussle and Soulja Boy.  Most of his instrumental beats contain elements from multiple music genres.

Allrounda is a respected music producer, beatmaker, rapper and DJ from Cologne, Germany. He is also a graphic artist and web designer.

We are back again and this time we chop it up with the homie Cliff Po, an independent recording artist and producer outta Harlem, NY. He's been putting in alot of hard work in the rap game. In 2013 he won "Most Promising Artist" at the Xtreme 104FM's All Star Music Awards (ASMA). Most recently, the Underground Music Awards (UMA) nominated him as "Artist To Watch" and of...
To Rap literally means "to talk", but more specifically, Rap music comes from a huge mix of influences, city life, culture and it includes many elements of speech like slang, rhyming, word-play, metaphors and also poetry.
Step 1: Listen to Rap
Check out some producers with dope instrumental beats

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NAMM is the "National Association of Music Merchants" and they are known for a huge trade event called "The NAMM Show" which is all about music products. They hold these trade shows every year at the Anaheim Convention Center in California. They also have a show called "Summer NAMM" in Nashville, Tennessee. Written exclusively for RobLunaMusic.com
What's A Rap Battle?
Rap battles are an underground phenomenon that have been around since the 1970s and they are a big part of the hip hop culture.