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Promoter? I hardly know her!

Photo pulled from Earl Sweatshirt’s official Facebook page. Recently, there has been a trend of artists giving little to no notice for album releases. Sometimes this works in the artists’ favor, like when Beyoncé released her self-titled album to a high degree of critical acclaim and sold more than 800,000 copies on iTunes. But ...

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I’ve heard it through the grapevine (for almost 50 years)

Recently, Marvin Gaye’s estate made headlines when they were speculated to be in talks to sue Pharrell Williams for similarities between Williams’ 2014 hit song “Happy” and Gaye’s 1965 song “Ain’t That Peculiar.” This follows a long legal battle between Gaye’s estate and Williams and Robin Thicke, who were accused of plagiarizing Gaye’s song ...

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You wouldn’t download a car

The ways we listen to music in this day and age vary greatly. From Spotify and Pandora to the infamous file-sharing websites, there’s no shortage of ways to procure the new Taylor Swift record. But just last week, the country artist turned pop star pulled her most recent album and past work ...

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