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Book details
  • Genre:MUSIC
  • SubGenre:Business Aspects
  • Language:English
  • Pages:10
  • eBook ISBN:9781617922473

State of Emergency

How technology has changed the music business and what you can do to survive in it

by Rafael Humphrey

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A look at how the music business has changed over the year's due to the change in the economy and the rise of technology. Also what you need to know about how to survive in it.


This book takes a look at how the music business is ran from top to bottom and in the middle. With the change in the economy for the worst label's have to learn how to deal with it. In recent years artist are getting dropped executives are getting slashed and label's are merging. This is also do to the why that technology has put a hold on record sales and word of mouth of record's. The bottom line in the business of music is money and if you are not making it or making it for your label then your time could be limited.

About the author

Rafael Humphrey is a well-rounded songwriter and record producer he got his start in the business in 2006 and since then has been producing hit's. Early in life he was always surrounded by music and from every background. From being a star baseball player to the transition of the music business was not hard for him. He say's that it is all competition and the key is winning. Rafael released his first album in the fall of 2007 it was filled with his production and songwriting and had plenty of success all over the world. Rafael is also a Billboard charting songwriter.