Artist Spotlight

Suge Knight and Irv Gotti Planned to Form Musicians’ Union

No Comments 12 October 2011

Suge Knight and Irv Gotti Planned to Form Musicians’ Union

Hip-hop impresarios wanted artists’ rights scheme modeled on Major League Baseball Players Association.

Two of hip-hop’s most notorious impresarios almost became union bosses. Death Row’s Suge Knight and Murder Inc’s Irv Gotti reportedly worked together in the early noughties, planning to create a musicians’ union. “In the music business, the artists, we have no union,” Gotti explained. “It should be done.”

Read More: http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2011/oct/12/suge-knight-irv-gotti-musicians-union

  • Google+
  • Pinterest
  • LinkedIn
  • Reddit

Your Comments

No Comments


Share your view

Post a comment

Submit the word you see below:



Notify me of follow-up comments?