What Does It Mean To Break Through Barriers?
Are their ceilings left to break? In short, yes. Habitually, reports analysing diversity in music show that while different types of people are entering the industry, at the top level managerial and senior positions these roles are disproportionately filled by middle class Caucasian men. The music industry is a sector that thrives on its ability to take the sounds, rhythms and styles of the world and monetise them for profit. Why should certain cultures be monetized without e
Understanding Image Rights In The UK - a must read for every artist
Celebrities in contemporary culture have been associated with luxury, influence, wealth and greatness. This resulted in superstars being highly valued and the celebrity image being treated as a commodity. This value has led to the exploitation of the name, likeness, voice, image and other characteristics of famous people; i.e. Rihanna. In 2015, Rihanna successfully went head to head with TopShop in a legal dispute in regards to an unauthorised exploitation of a t-shirt with h