Signing to a major record label is a dream come true for most hip-hop artists. But sometimes that first situation doesn’t always work out and I know all about it firsthand.
But whether you get shelved, dropped or choose to be released from the once desired bondage that is a record deal, you must continue on. Some artists find salvation after the deal, others expand their fanbase, but in the end, the battle is normally uphill.
A strong team, outstanding talent and loyal listeners made these artists remain relevant, land new situations and some joined a new major.
Head over to HipHopWired.com and check out the recording stars that separated from their parent label but didn’t vanish.