“TikTok has opened up this door where anything’s at play. All old records, all new records — people don’t care on TikTok as long as it’s fun to make content with.” – Adi Azran, head of marketing at the TikTok-focused media company Flighthouse, Excerpt via Business Insider TikTok has become a hit maker in the […]
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After partnering with H&M earlier this year to raise awareness about the ramifications of clothing waste, M.I.A has announced a new way for fans to get their hands on her newly designed merchandise, following the recent release of her album AIM. Last week the “Paper Planes” singer tweeted out, asking fans if they would be willing […]
Vaporwave is a music genre originating from the early 2010s. The term encompasses everything associated with it, including the unique aesthetic of classic roman busts, tropical sunsets, 90s video graphics and Japanese text. It is a product of the internet and the invisible connections that mesh culture together.
In 1997, Prince sold a three-CD set called Crystal Ball directly on the internet, making him one of the first major pop stars to embrace e-commerce. The only other way you could get the discs was by calling 1-800-New-Funk. In 2006, the music icon notched a Webby Lifetime Achievement Award for his groundbreaking commitment to distributing his […]