What is the role of a Hip Hop/rap manager in this era ?

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  1. Uncle Grime.

    Uncle Grime. The Coli OG/Big homie/Big Daddy Kool

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    you mean individually or as a group? i thought rza and divine were the top dogs for the wu

    i remember that story about cappa having an fbi agent as his manager :dead:
     
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  2. Uncle Grime.

    Uncle Grime. The Coli OG/Big homie/Big Daddy Kool

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    i guess being on a major them guys would need people to look after them and keep their timetables open
     
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    Rominati Legendary Poster

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    Word jus as a artist in general. You gon want somebody to exclusively handle all the business calls, endorsement options, touring dates, industry bullshyt talk, people wanting features etc.

    As a artist you should jus focus on making hot tunes. Let your team handle the rest.
     
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    As a group. You would think they'd be more proactive this year, and would have planned shyt.
     
  5. Itzdadiabolical

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    If you're making a project every 3 months/song every week you're not trying to make money lol. But I def agree with everything else you said.
     
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    Rappers need managers because no one is a jack of all trades and it's best to delegate, especially to those who can do it better than you. Where rappers fukk up is having their homeboy manage them, thats like buying a car and letting your homeboy fix it when he never has before.
     
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    Man i wanna get my foot in the industry bad as hell. My connection game<<<
     
  8. scuba

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    what should be the rate for a new artist starting out?
     
  9. Lil Bape the PostGod

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    real talk...what does that nikka don c actually do? ...and with all the random shyt he does in fashion/music, whose his manager?:heh:
     
  10. Danie84

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    Whoever's managing Chief Keef, should get a plaque:troll:
     
  11. Itzdadiabolical

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    However long it takes you to make the dopest song possible. nikkas gotta be on their Detox/Jay Elec shyt.
     
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    yep, he switched over right around 2010, got a young dude name Anthony Saleh runnin his shyt, and dude kinda resurrected the Nas Brand' in a sense.
     
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    It depends on what level you're talking about
     
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    OK thought you were being serious there for a second... Honestly I think a new project every 3 months is too much, but seems to be what I am seeing going on these days... and the demand from the fans seems to be there
     
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    ive been my own manager since 2011 i book ny own shows videos,photoshoots, i need a radio club dj and blog connect rite now
     
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