Fairness Rocks News Kanye West publishes his Universal Music contracts as anti-label Twitter rant continues


Fairness Rocks News Kanye West publishes his Universal Music contracts as anti-label Twitter rant continues

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Author: Chris Cooke

Date: September 17, 2020

Original Source: CMU

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Kanye West publishes his Universal Music contracts as anti-label Twitter rant continues

Kanye West put the spotlight on major label record contracts in a big way last night by posting more than a hundred pages of agreements between him and Universal Music onto Twitter. Although doing so mainly confirmed – via 113 individually posted JPEGs – that major label record contracts are long, tedious, can involve significant upfront expenditure on the part of the label, and usually involve said label retaining master rights and paying a minority share of income over to the artist.

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