If you got so much cheese where are the black distributors
And these record companies shake em down like mobsters

from Jeru the Damaja – Ya Playin' Yaself Lyrics on Rap Genius


Black artists make money for white businessmen. It’s an old, old story

Fredric Dannen’s Hit Men is an excellent overview of organized-crime involvement in the record industry

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