Far from Over: The Music and Life of Drake, The Unofficial

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According to David Bakula, senior vice president of Nielsen Entertainment, the defining issue is back-catalogue sales. "There isn't any genre that translates better to catalogue sales than rock," he says. "Last year, 55% of our overall track sales came from catalogue." Maybe station managers think that blacks and Latinos don’t want to be talked to intelligently. It goes down to your average rap song saying more fantasy then reality. Actually, we're pretty sure this is just some bullshit a music editor made up because they needed a way to describe Grimes other than "sort of chillwave, I guess."

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Publisher: ECW Press (October 1, 2012)


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