Goldmine Magazine’s latest inductees into its Hall of Fame include “Double Dynamite” Sam & Dave, Blues giant John Lee Hooker and the queens of melodrama, the Shangri-Las
Congratulations to performance inductees Heart, Albert King, Randy Newman, Public Enemy, Donna Summer and Rush, and Ahmet Ertegun honorees Quincy Jones and Lou Adler.
The million-dollar question is whether your artists and records match the “profitable” market, which is very difficult to determine without the specifics of each individual record
The artists who participated in the recording of “We Are The World” were all told beforehand by producer Quincy Jones to check their egos at the door.
What a humbling experience it must have been to be a part of a project that not only yielded the biggest-selling single ever, but also raised millions of dollars for famine relief in drought-stricken Africa.