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4 Ways Rapper YBN Nahmir Built a Brand That Has Disrupted the Rap Scene

Nahmir's branding strategies reflect an intuitive understanding of how entrepreneurship can be applied to the rap world.

Ishan Goel

· 5 min read

3 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From Spotify, Which Won Over Taylor Swift and Just Made its Billion-Dollar IPO

Shares of the streaming service opened at about $165, valuing the company at close to $30 billion.

Hayden Field

· 5 min read

Rocking Out Inside Fender's Office

At its new Hollywood headquarters, guitars line the walls and employees are encouraged to play any time of day.

Kristin Hunt

· 4 min read

Hip Hop Legend Damon Dash Explains How His Street Mentality Catapulted Him to the Top

Dash is best known for co-founding Roc-A-Fella Records with Jay-Z and Kareem "Biggs" Burke.

Andrew Medal

· 1 min read

How This Famous Rapper-Entrepreneur Is Transforming The Bronx

Platinum hip-hop artist Styles P launched a chain of juice bars to bring affordable, healthy options to underserved communities.

Kira Halevy

· 4 min read

7 Ways a Tech Startup Is Like Starting a Band

Building a successful tech startup and putting together a band are more similar than most entrepreneurs and musicians would like to admit.

Alice Goldstein

· 9 min read

How Technology Is Shortening the Road to Fame

Show business is unlikely to ever be a way to get rich quick but technology is making it easier to get known and build an audience.

Angela Ruth

· 5 min read

3 Startup Success Secrets Learned on a 40-Year Journey From Go-For to Billionaire

Everybody catches a couple of breaks. What music industry legend Jimmy Iovine did with his made him a rich and wise.

Rafe Gomez

· 5 min read

Why Some of Silicon Valley's Tech Titans Are Actual Rock Stars

Music and coding have more in common than you might realize.

Reid Genauer

· 6 min read

10 Essential Tips For a Long and Lucrative Music Career

Breaking into the music industry has always been a challenge for artists from all genres.

Alice Goldstein

· 9 min read

Small Is the New Big, Both in the Music Business and Your Business

Love country music? This country musician likes to call his fans "customers," and he treats them accordingly.

John Brubaker

· 6 min read

Strong Goals and Relationships Are Major Keys for This Music Exec

Entrepreneur spoke with Roc-Nation SVP of A&R Lenny S. to talk about what it takes to make it as a self-made media maven.

Conrad Martin

· 1 min read