The issue of owing masters has detained the world’s attention after Kanye West tweeted about it. But it isn’t a new one. Artistes like Cassper Nyovest has spoken on the vitality of owning one’s masters previously.
However, the singer Kid Tini of Ambitiouz Entertainment has stated that owning one’s masters is irrelevant if you don’t have hit records. He made that statement in a tweet as his contributions to the debate on owning one’s masters.
Cassper Nyovest is one of the artistes championing the cause of artistes owning their masters. He predicted that 10 to 20 years from now, artistes will be fighting record label majors to get their masters back after all the glamour and awards.
His prediction might be coming to pass, after all, as American rapper Kanye West is currently fighting to extricate his masters from the grip of Universal music. The “DONDA” musician stated that the record label would not tell him the value of his masters as he can afford to buy them back. It looks like this is going to be a long war.
Do you agree with Kid Tini that owning one’s masters is irrelevant? You might want to check his tweets below and join the conversation by dropping your thoughts in the comment section.