As one of the three co-founders of Roc-A-Fella Records, Kareem “Biggs” Burke is damn near a low-key legend of the rap game. While JAY Z and Dame Dash both had their fair share of the spotlight, Biggs chose to stay in the background and handle the business end of things.
Biggs recently did a Q&A session on reddit and dropped a ton of knowledge, especially useful for independent artists looking to break into the game, build a brand and get exposure for their music. Check out the highlights below:
Most valuable lessons he’s learnt from being a part of the music business for 20 years?
Favourite new artists?
Advice for new artists trying to craft a unique identity and build a brand?
Importance of recording contracts for artists
Platforms for artist exposure
Entrepreneur lessons he’s learnt