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CLIENT NEWS: TRAP KARAOKE X ESSENCE FESTIVAL

CLIENT NEWS: TRAP KARAOKE X ESSENCE FESTIVAL

Guess who’s partnered with Essence Festival!!! The show sold out so be sure to visit ww.trapkaraoke.com to see when they will hit a city near you or regret the rest of your adult life.

CLIENT NEWS: Future EVOL PROD BY $K Goes Platinum

CLIENT NEWS: Future EVOL PROD BY $K Goes Platinum

Officially certified by the RIAA on May 22 Future's EVOL project featuring "Lie to Me" and "Fly Shit Only" produced by client John $K Mcgee has sold over a million units to date!

RECAP: GRAMMYs on the Hill 20th Anniversary

RECAP: GRAMMYs on the Hill 20th Anniversary

Much more than an awards show, the Recording Academy hosted it's 20th annual GRAMMYs on the Hill April 18 and 19 in Washington, providing a unified push to support the Music Modernization Act and usher in concrete reforms for all music creators.  I was honored to be among the 100 delegates invited by the Recording Academy to take part.

Here are some of the highlights:

10 Major Keys to Doing Business With Friends ....& Staying Friends

10 Major Keys to Doing Business With Friends ....& Staying Friends

In the beginning when you are writing, producing, or collaborating with friends things may be free flowing, super casual, and going perfect with no formal agreement necessary. But I promise, as a lawyer my messiest and most difficult experiences are getting my clients money from situations that started out with friends or fellow group members. Everyone is cool until money gets involved or a project starts to get major traction.

The best way to keep friends and connections in the business is to keep business as business and get everything in writing...let me give you a few MAJOR KEYS....

360 Deals, Managers, Agents.. on the CCC Podcast

360 Deals, Managers, Agents.. on the CCC Podcast

Had the pleasure of joining the CashColorCannabis Podcast today to talk Lil Yachty vs Joe Budden, 360 deals, agents, managers, trademarks..the whole legal shebang! LISTEN HERE