Fairness Rocks News De La Soul Says Tommy Boy Is “Not In the Business Of Giving Artists Back Their Masters”


Fairness Rocks News De La Soul Says Tommy Boy Is “Not In the Business Of Giving Artists Back Their Masters”

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Author: Marsha Silva

Date: August 9, 2019

Original Source: Digital Music News

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De La Soul Says Tommy Boy Is “Not In the Business Of Giving Artists Back Their Masters”

Fans of the legendary hip-hop trio De La Soul will be disappointed to hear that the group has broken off negotiations with Tommy Boy Records.

De La Soul was attempting to negotiate a deal that would have made all of the group’s classic albums available on music streaming services. The dispute reportedly relates to royalty splits that, if left unchanged, would give the group only 10% of the proceeds earned from streaming.

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