Fuga Thinks Artists Arent Smart Enough or Empowered Enough to Run Their Own Marketing and Promotion

Do artists really need labels. Fuga seems to think that artists just want to make music and they aren’t really smart enough or empowered enough to control their own marketing, promotion and royalty collection.

Here at RouteNote we think he is completely wrong! Artists are becoming more and more business and technology savvy and the time of the labels is slowly coming to an end unless they can add real value.

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