HiNOTE, a customized video platform, has introduced that iconic hip-hop artists Wu-Tang Clan and De La Soul will use the service on their upcoming international excursions.
The platform has additionally secured what it says is a “strategic placement” on Ticketmaster to let followers buy customized movies alongside their live performance tickets.
By way of HiNOTE, followers can ship tune requests to artists and inside seven days, they get a video with a message and a verse and refrain of the requested tune.
The function is now obtainable on the Ticketmaster checkout web page. The platform says that artists have full management over opt-in choices, the variety of movies per present, and pricing.
Wu-Tang Clan is at the moment on a world tour, together with a 20+ date run within the US and Canada this fall.
De La Soul will be part of Wu-Tang Clan to carry out in the identical tour.
Wu-Tang Clan is an influential and legendary hip-hop group from Staten Island, New York Metropolis. Fashioned in 1992, the group consists of RZA (Robert Diggs), GZA (Gary Grice), Technique Man (Clifford Smith, Jr.), Raekwon (Corey Woods), Ghostface Killah (Dennis Coles), Inspectah Deck (Jason Hunter), U-God (Lamont Hawkins), Masta Killa (Jamel Irief), and Cappadonna (Darryl Hill).
“Since our launch, HiNOTE has been rising in reputation with each artists and followers,” mentioned veteran music government and HiNOTE founder Tyler Childs.
“for followers, HiNOTE offers them a customized video that they will share with their family and friends and on social media which is much extra significant than a fast photograph backstage.”
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Added Childs: “However we really feel it will likely be an actual gamechanger for touring artists who might not have the bandwidth for meet-and-greets earlier than the present. And for followers, HiNOTE offers them a customized video that they will share with their family and friends and on social media which is much extra significant than a fast photograph backstage.
“Having Ticketmaster make it a seamless a part of the ticket shopping for expertise makes it really easy for followers to make the most of this cool new expertise.”
In August 2020, RZA, founder member of the Wu-Tang Clan, offered Hipgnosis Songs Fund a 50% stake within the copyright curiosity of 814 songs – together with a 50% stake of each the author’s share and writer’s share of the catalog.
A month later, Wu-Tang Clan, by way of Wu-Tang Productions, signed a world publishing administration settlement with Downtown Music Publishing that noticed the latter representing the hip-hop group’s curiosity in songs from its again catalog of traditional albums, in addition to choose works co-written or produced by particular person Wu-Tang Clan members for solo releases, associates and different artists.
In the meantime, Grammy-winning hip-hop trio De La Soul rolled out their again catalog on digital streaming providers for the primary time in March through a partnership with Reservoir Media and Reservoir-owned Chrysalis Information.
De La Soul’s members embody Posdnuos (Kelvin Mercer), Trugoy (David Jude Jolicoeur), and Maseo (Vincent Lamont Mason Jr.). The trio was fashioned in Lengthy Island, New York once they have been found by producer Prince Paul.
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