All posts tagged: music industry

#TIDALforALL Meant To Break The Music Industry – When Too Much Is Too Much ?

Did Jay-Z Go Too Far With The Celebrity Marketing? In celebrity business and branding, the Carters are King and Queen. So it wasn’t surprising at all when yesterday Jay-Z made a huge buzz by launching TIDAL With 16 Artist Stakeholders Shawn Carter himself, Beyonce, Rihanna, Kanye West, Jack White, Arcade Fire, Usher, Nicki Minaj, Coldplay, Alicia Keys, Calvin Harris, Daft Punk, deadmau5, Jason Aldean, J. Cole and Madonna are all part of this new streaming venture. Read more : Beats By Dre : Celebrities Are Taking The Pill

Jared Leto and the digital music transformation

Jared Leto’s first transformation was standard fare–from starlet-dating actor to starlet-dating prog-rock-band frontman.  Leto has created three startups (so far).  For everyone who really knows me knows that I am (and always have been) secretly in love with Jared CatalanoLeto. But when I drop his name on top of my ‘celebrity-I-would-have-sex-with-any-day-anytime’ list hater-girls systematically laugh at me and ask : _”But who is he anyway? (Hater#1 @Irene) _”I can’t even name one movie he was in” (Hater#2 @Christina)   _ “He was a pittoresque actor, he’s now a pittoresque singer musician” (haters#3  @karine & #4 @Joane). You guys are fucking HATER…. Unfortunately I struggled to defend my protegé and I have to admit that… he has… no big talent. BUT!.. Yes there is a But, he completely transforms himself and his persona at the age of 40 ( yes 40 … and still has the face of an old teenager). From being a gorgeous  sexy blue eyes douchey  pretending to be an actor, Jared leto becomes the most alternative man alive. He is now one of the …