5 Reasons Why Every Artist MUST Have A Website

Skilly Magazine presents 5 reasons why every artist needs to have their own hosted website.  #1. You need to build an e-mail list of followers A lot of bands don’t have a mailing list, which they should; ...

5 Ways To Increase Your Chances Of Getting Signed

Skilly Magazine presents 5 very effective ways of getting signed to a successful record label by Marcus Johnson #1. First, the obvious, increase your visibility Whether you agree or not, facts show that record labels want to save time and effort, and sig...

9 Secret Ways Indie Musicians Make Money Online

Skilly Magazine presents nine secret ways successful independent artists can make money with their music. 1.) Use Google Adsense on your website It is critical to set up your own website so you can displa...

12 Steps To Make Your Music Video Viral

Skilly Magazine presents the 12 steps to making your music video viral by James Rosenberg. Step 1.) Obviously, don't be like every music video Every day we get a load of new music videos from random artists, and most of them are just garbage. When you ...

Mike G. Strives To Be On The Winning Team

“It’s the ones that learn how to do it themselves, build loyal teams around themselves, and promote themselves that are winning out here.” Check out the interview with Mike G. exclusively on Skilly Magazin...

The Empire Puts In The Foot Work To Expand Their Reach

“Network with other like-minded artists in your area, develop relationships with artists outside your area, do shows, and invest in yourself.” Check out the interview with The Empire exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: Tell us where this all...

Jay Lucaz Keeps His Head Up High

“No stress is too much to bear with if you have a positive mindset.” Check out the interview with Jay Lucaz exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: Where did this all start? Tell us about your jo...

Man-u-iLL Is A Pro To Be Reckoned With

“If you’re doing this as a hobby, or to be cool, or you got money to burn, or because you hear all the trash that is getting love and think you could pull it off as well … just quit.” Check out the interview with Man-u-iLL exclusively on Skilly Magazine O...

Nobodies Are Doing It All Themselves

“Embrace each and every opportunity you can, do what makes you feel the most you, and you have to want it because no one can want it for you; be your own everything.” Check out the interview with Nobodies ...

Wyze Knows That The Music Industry Comes With A Price

“Some hard challenges is finding time, grinding, and going so hard for music it forces you to sacrifice some things that are important to you.” Check out the interview with Wyze exclusively on Skilly Magazine ...

Archangel.: Music Has Many Outlets Beyond Mainstream

“They have to realize there are more ways to have your music heard and appreciated than mainstream. Once they understand this they will have the key and the advantage.” Check out the interview with Archangel. exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skil...

Donnell London: The Stage Is Where The Magic Happens

“When performing make sure to have fun, but be confident in their music so that it comes out believable.” Check out the interview with Donnell London exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: How w...

Trey Songz Drops ‘Anticipation III’

Trey Songz starts off 2017 with a mixtape titled Anticipation III. Created in a joint effort with his artist MIKExANGEL, the project showcases 10 tracks with features from Dave East, Justine Darcenne, and Chisanity as well as production from Mogul, Lee Major, ...

Speakea5y: Belief In One’s Self Is Valuable

“You can't please everyone, so just focus on you. Internal validation is more vital than external validation.” Check out the interview with Speakea5y exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: Tell ...

Shaq Bruce Has His Eyes Set On Leading The Pack

“This isn't just a hobby for me. Music is my life, and I will never settle for second place. I wanna be the greatest of all time.” Check out the interview with Shaq Bruce exclusively on Skilly Magazine Onl...

B.I.Z. Keeps His Creative Flame Shining Bright

“The world is full a music. It's all about creativity that makes an artist, so if the inner flame of creativity is always lit there's always an artist willing to stand out and shine.” Check out the interview with B.I.Z. exclusively on Skilly Magazine Onli...

Kflow: Legitimize The Stage Name And The Music

“If you haven't got all of your paper work right then you’re going to be in last place. You have to be professionally organized to consider yourself what I call certified.” Check out the interview with Kfl...

Tha Gruesome 2some Stays Above The Oversaturation

“Consequently, it's become harder to separate oneself from the rest of the pack. We try to make sure that there is a sharp contrast in what we make.” Check out the interview with Tha Gruesome 2some exclusi...

Panduh Comes From An Eclectic Musical Culture

“The music scene is very mixed up considering I live on an island. The thing I like is that everyone has their own taste in music and nobody is afraid to show it.” Check out the interview with Panduh exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: How w...

5 Ways To Make HUGE Money With Your Music Videos

Even if you are an indie artist, you can still make tens of thousands of dollars off your music videos. The key is knowing what to do that makes all the difference in the world. We at Skilly Magazine are here t...

Versed: Learning Is The Step Toward Success

“Always be willing to seek knowledge because no matter where you are, there's someone who may know something better than you.” Check out the interview with Versed exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: How were you able to start your journey in...

TNV: Success Needs To Be Self Defined

“Don't compare yourself to other artist’s success. When you do that, you will never be successful in your own mind. Try to have your own sound.” Check out the interview with TNV (That New Vessel) exclusive...

Narez Is Putting Money In All The Right Places

“My advice to upcoming artists and musicians is to spend the majority of your independent budget (perhaps 70%) in promotion and advertisement.” Check out the interview with Narez exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: How were you able to start...

Testiphy Doesn’t See Boundaries Between Genres

“There’s so many talented and respectable artists in music and nowadays artists from completely different genres are working together and I feel like that’s how music should be because it's all art.” Check...

RaShad: Regardless Of Title, Everyone’s An Artist

“As a hip hop artist I want to show those that love this art that we are more than just rappers, producers, DJs, dancers, but we are artists.” Check out the interview with RaShad exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: Tell us where this all beg...

Young Profit Breaks All Patterns

“As an artist we tend to misguide ourselves and flutter ourselves by following the general pattern to be heard.” Check out the interview with Young Profit exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: ...

M3TAPHOR Takes a Personable Approach To Gaining Fans

“The best way to promote yourself is to be in people’s faces constantly giving them no reason to forget who you are.” Check out the interview with M3TAPHOR exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly:...

Lil Wayne Hints At 3 Project Releases

Lil Wayne got fans hyped on Tuesday night, January 3, 2017, when he updated his Facebook page and teased three upcoming projects. In the post he published a photo of himself surrounded by the likes of 2 Chainz, Gudda Gudda, and others along with a simple capti...