Saturday, October 23, 2021

MIQ’s Publishers Definitive List 2020 (by David A. Mitchell)

Here are my choices for 10 of the Best R&B-based projects released this calendar year. Let the Music Play! Bettye LaVette // Blackbirds (Release Date August 28, 2020) 74 years-old and...

ROLL CALL 2017: CREDITS & DISCOGRAPHIES (I-N)

J-Trx - Got Trx Publishing (ASCAP) Forever changed by a session experience with Howard Hewett, J-Trx understands the soul and personality of the voice better than many of his contemporaries....

MIQ’s The Publisher’s Definitive Top Ten of 2016 (by David A. Mitchell)

For fans of Soul, R&B, Pop and Adult Contemporary formats, these are Music Industry Quarterly (MIQ’s) Ten Definitive 2016 Picks in Alpha Order Anderson.Paak – Malibu It’s been a groundbreaking year...

ROLL CALL 2017: CREDITS & DISCOGRAPHIES (O-Z)

OZ - Pulse Music Group (GEMA) Swiss producer OZ is the author of a dizzying number of standard bearing instrumentals. His signature bounce punctuated by a high level of musicality...

The Definitive List 2016: Film & Television

We are probably inside of another Golden Age of Television and Film, particularly as it pertains to TV with its numerous outlets like traditional network, basic and premium cable...

MIQ’s 10 Best Hip-Hop Albums Of 2017 [in Alpha Order] By Ural Garrett

  Despite fighting a culture war nearly three decades old, 2017 became the year Hip-Hop earned the title of America’s biggest genre due to streaming revenues hitting double digit numbers....

Roll Call Credits & Discographies: (L-Z)

This year’s list is a mix of emerging and established music creators…most are signed to major or top boutique publishing companies. Historically, that “next it” producer or songwriter is...

2020 Executive Watch List

The decade closed with the music business experiencing its biggest resurgence in years due to streaming becoming the dominant driving force behind consumer consumption. Independents and emerging talent have...

MIQ’s Best in Hip-Hop 2020

Curated by URAL GARRETT  Busta Rhymes // Extinction Level Event 2: The Wrath of God -Release Date: October 30, 2020 Busta Rhymes was inspired by blockbuster disaster movies on the original...

The Best in Hip-Hop Albums 2016 By Tidus McCloud [In Alpha Order]

A Tribe Called Quest - We Got It From Here...Thank You For Your Service For decades, Hip-Hop has always been seen as a young man’s sport. Unlike other genres, it's...
Metro Boomin - Write On - BMI