Monetize Your Music

Monetize your music

Hey Guys , I cant keep splainin this over and over. You CAN NOT GET PAID from your music without signing up to bmi or ascap. You cannot protect yourself from this industry if you do not copyright your material. Im gonna be real simple and plain on this one. Others have said it better…

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Why You Dont Get Paid Shows

why you dont get paid shows

                                Hi , Im Dj Smuv, and Im about to break some things down for you. I get messages all day long from my fans , either emails or on social media. I send out emails inviting you to get…

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5 Reasons You Need An Email List

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5 Reasons You Need An Email List         This is a very brief article Ive been intending to do for months. This is an introduction to a series of how to’s on email marketing for artists. As a rap, rnb, hiphop or whatever kind of music artist, you are constantly trying to…

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Why You Need Your Own Website

wheres ya website?

Why You Need Your Own Website   Fam, Im gettin into this new website and sharing with you my insite into this business we call music. Im Dj Smuv, I wanna go over why you need a website of your own, Money. You wanna make some in this biz, we all do. You gotta have…

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Why You Will Never Be The Next Drake

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Why You Will Never Be The Next Drake   Yo , thanks for ridin wit me, yall. This lil piece is about letting go, having a moment, being honest with yourself , and creating for noone but yourself. Im Dj SMuv, (you know what? fuck it, i always do that shit; type “Dj SMuv” when…

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Dont Pay Livemixtapes Or Datpiff For Hosting Your Mixtape

dont pay live mixtapes

Or Spinrilla for that matter. Hi Im Dj Smuv. Heres Why I Wouldnt Pay To Get On These Sites. What are they doing for you? What are you getting? How is being on these sites benefitting you and your career? The Answer? Nothing. Thats right, you get nothing in return by paying these sites to…

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Why You Dont Need A Manager

Whats up folks , Im Dj Smuv. Today Im gonna address a question Im constantly asked by you, Dear Reader. “Ay Fam can you be my Manager?”, or “Where can I Find A Manager?” or a few variations of this topic. No , I reply. I cant be your manager. Managers are local. A manager manages…

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Why Do I Suck At Twitter?

How to build your twitter audience organically for free Hey fam , thanks for stopping by again. Im going to cover some of the ways I build my audience on a daily grind. I average of 250 followers a day. Targeted. Real. Followers .  Its not hard and I dont spend a cent on it, just…

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Are You Getting The Most Out of Your Studio Time?

Let me start out by saying Ive been an engineer and producer for years now and Ive learned a thing or two. In this post Ill be covering ways you can get more done in less time and unleash your potential as an artist. Be Prepared – Dont wait to get in the studio to…

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