To be a successful rapper in 2021, you have to do a lot more than just rap. Long gone are the days when the label A&R just found you because you are a “dope” mc. In this analytical era, you are have to create the songs, distribute them, record visuals for them and then market the songs to market.
Of course that is all in an effort Build your following large enough to grab the attention of big labels. According to rapper Cupid King that is All good. The more work, the more knowledge. And knowledge is leverage.
Cupid King is an American rapper who started when a song of his found its way onto Louisville’s WGZB B96.5 FM radio station. The song entered a request-line competition where it routinely beat opposing songs Every day. The song won and was requested so many times that its song was rotated regularly.
From then on, several singles, national radio plays across the country, tour dates and regular advertising by major labels followed. But not enough leverage to mediate a partnership. today Cupid is looking for a partnership with the major wig retailers for his label The Immaculate Ones AV.
On his musical path testify the Scams from scammers and people who claim to offer services, Cupid King decided to start the Dope Tho platform. Dope Tho is a national news and music publication. They have a healthy love of indie artists and offer pointers on how to make it in the industry.
The Dope Tho writing team (Bri Renee, King Acklin, DJ Suspence, and El Suggs), who recently became an accredited Google News source, are expanding the brand even further this year.
So how does it work Cupid King weighing everything it takes to be a successful artist and running a news publication at the same time? According to Cupid it’s his faith and God and a strong team behind you. The music is booming like Cupid King has his 1. releasedst Single “Nights in the West”, in over 2 years, to rousing reviews. Essential articles about the song, radio play, and more in just 2 weeks from its release. Meanwhile, the Dope Tho brand continues to grow. If the job Cupid has to do with music and his business, all signs are that he he habit stop even after snapping up this partnership Deal, he’s working towards it.
To keep up to date with Cupid King follow him on @Amorekingtio on Twitter, Spotify, or Instagram
Published on June 9, 2021