Die Antwoord Clown Eminem Over 'Untouchable' Line [VIDEO]

reactid=”119″> Eminem’s new song “Untouchable” was the talk on social media for his blistering critique institutional racism, but one rap group wasn’t so fond the song. According to Pigeons and Planes, members the South African rap group Die Antwoord blasted the Detroit rhymer for mispronouncing their name in the song. …

Lil Peep's Cause of Death Officially Revealed

reactid=”130″> Lil Peep’s final toxicological report was released on Friday (Dec. 8) and his cause death has been revealed. The 21-year-old rapper died from an overdose Fentanyl and Xanax, reports Billboard. The Pima County Medical Examiner ruled the death as accidental. Lil Peep, whose real name is Gustav Åhr, was …

Fun Fact: ABC Doesn't Pay Musicians on Youtube or ABC.com

Major networks like ABC and NBC won’t pay TV musicians for re-broadcast on their own websites — or even YouTube.  WTF? According to several late-night TV musicians, broadcasters like ABC won’t pay band members for appearances on network websites or YouTube.  Now, they’re taking action to fix the problem. Yesterday, members …

Cryptocurrency Monero Jumps 25% as 40 Major Artists Jump on Board

Over 40 artists have signed-on to support rising cryptocurrency, Monero. In an attempt to promote blockchain technology in the music industry, fans can now purchase Björk’s latest album, Utopia, with cryptocurrency.  In fact, fans who buy the album will receive 100 free AudioCoins.  (Of course, 100 AudioCoins are only worth …

Spotify AI Writes First Song, YouTube Monetization, & More Industry News

Hello, Mr. Roboto. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is quickly rearing its head into many industries, including music. Recently, Spotify hired Francois Pachet, an expert on AI composed music. On November 27, Pachet announced on Twitter the inception Flow Records, “a label created to produce music composed with AI.”  SKYGGE, Flow Records’ first …