De La Soul

As De La Soul finally get control of their masters and songs like “Me Myself & I” will be available to a new generation soon – why do record labels still insist on owning masters for such long periods?

This blog has dealt with the subject of the ownership of masters in the past. To put it succinctly, with one or two very specific exceptions, I'm totally against the idea of record labels getting the master rights to music for decades on end, or even forever. I think it…

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