WLPWR's Free Game
About This Show
The Free Game producers podcast is for record producers, music entrepreneurs, and songwriters as discussions include making music, and the business thereof. This is a free flowing, unscripted conversation designed to explore a range of topics and uncover interesting insights, with the listener along for the ride. If you are interested in becoming a record producer/songwriter and or music entrepreneur, or already in the music business, the conversations are sure to inform. WLPWR and Brian Onrea are joined by music industry professionals and leaders to discuss Beats and Business entirely.
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Free Game- The WLPWR Producer's Podcast Episode 53 Ft WLPWR & Brian Onrea
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On this episode of the Free Game Producer Podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea catch up what’s going on in the music and business world. They discuss:
The progress on the WLPWR / 808 Supply Co. / Grey Matter Collective facility buildout and fundraising activities. (check the link in @WLPWR IG bio)
This has been a great year for album releases
Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN platinum already and Logic sells 250k in his first week
Is K.Dot’s DAMN actually 2 albums?
The ongoing battle of new school rap verses old school rap surfaces again with attacks on Lil Uzi Vert and Lil Yachty (is there some hypocrisy going on?)
Forbes Magazine released it's top 5 Riches people in hip hop. The race to become rap's first billionaire is heating up!
LA Reid out at Epic/Sony. Was he a great executive? What should his next move be?
Today’s Discussion Topic: What is your budget?
As a producer, what should you charge for your beats?
Is it ok to charge different prices to different types of clients? Example: Difference between what a major label pays, versus an independent label versus an independent artist with funding versus a self funded independent artist
Is it ok to ask what is the budget of a potential client?
Charging up-front fees versus getting paid on the back end (royalties and publishing)
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