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So you’ve decided to join the thousands of rappers who release music independently?

Your friends and family told you that you sounded good and that you should put out your own music?

Hopefully, they know what they’re talking about.  But chances are they don’t!  It’s not that they’re lying to you.

They just don’t really know what it takes to compete in this business.  And having an MPC, Fruity Loops, Reason, Logic, Pro Tools, or any other hardware/software doesn’t necessarily make you a pro.

Just because you can spit a hot 16 doesn’t automatically make you the next big thing.  Sorry to break it to you but rappers come a dime a dozen!

So before you quit your day job or promise your mom a big house in the hills, check yourself to see if you’re a victim of the 8 Big Mistakes Indie Rappers Make. (more…)