5 Reasons To Avoid Selling Your Music On iTunes

At one point, every artist was dying to get their music distributed by iTunes. They waited weeks and sometimes months for them to get approved. But they didn't know that in the long run, selling your music on i...

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...

8 Forgotten Platinum Hip-Hop Producers of our Time

There are many talented and great hip-hop producers that are on the spot light right now, but we haven't forgotten about the late greats that were responsible for some of the best records ever released. From ma...

Top 10 Richest Rappers in 2017

Skilly Magazine presents the richest rappers of 2017. From entrepreneurs to solely music money, the shocking current list is nothing less than amazing and motivational. Check out our list of the top 10 hip-hop ...

12 ‘Old School’ Rappers Who Are Still Filthy Rich

Skilly Magazine presents 12 old school rappers who are still filthy rich. Check out our list of these awesome classic superstars that withstood the test of time, and still ended up with a fortune! #1. E-40 | N...

5 Indie Rappers Who’ve Made Millions

Skilly Magazine presents 5 independent hip-hop artists that made a fortune from their music. Check out our list of these five extraordinary gentlemen. Tech N9ne | Net Worth: $10 million Coming at the fron...

8 Rappers Who Were Born Rich

Skilly Magazine presents 8 Rappers Who Where Born Rich. Check out our list of these eight lucky rappers. #1. Jaiden Smith It's a given when your dad is Will Smith, you can pretty much do whatever you want t...

Top 5 Ways Indie Artists Can Make Money Today

Skilly Magazine presents our top 5 ways for artists and musicians to make money today. #1. Online... Obviously! If you are not selling online, you are doing something wrong. We are in a time where artists...

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 Things You Need To Do Before Selling Your Music

Skilly Magazine presents the 5 things you need to know about selling your own music. #1. Spend some money at the copyright office and register your hits at least If you are a veteran in the business, you kn...

10 Rules You Must Know About Selling Music Online

The 10 golden rules of online music sales that every musician should know, and memorize. 1.) It's not always true what you hear Taylor Swift, Kanye, and Justin Beiber are not super famous, rich and successful...

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 r...

3 Powerful Tricks To Being A Great Singer

Get the video "3 Powerful Tricks To Being A Great Singer" These are powerful and unknown tricks to becoming a better singer and HIGHLY improving your singing voice. Enter your e-mail below to get the video! ...

3 Secret Websites Every Musician MUST USE

Skilly Magazine presents our top 3 websites every music artist needs to use for their career by James Rosenberg. 1.) MP3Tag It's crazy how unprofessional artists can be with their MP3's. MP3's that are no...

Yump Daniels Returns To His Roots Of Genuine Hip Hop

"This indie wave is really good for that, creative control for the artist is the best thing for authentic music. The next step is for an indie label (Hopefully PeaceLife) to grind it out until it becomes major....

5 BIG Mistakes Every Indie Musician Makes

Skilly Magazine presents our list of the 5 biggest mistakes every independent artist makes. BIG Mistake #1. They think they need a manager You don't need a manager. Managers are for major artists who lite...

The Most Powerful YouTube Promotion Tool for Artists

Buying views has landed many artists at the top of “The Hot 100” billboard charts, and increasing YouTube and Vevo views has never been easier. Recently, the leading internet marketing company, Fresh Music Prom...

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 art...

7 PROVEN Ways Indie Artists Can Sell More Albums

Skilly Magazine presents our 7 proven ways independent artists can sell more albums, and increase their sales. 1.)  Give away your mp3's You MUST give away your mp3's in exchange for an e-mail address. Th...

9 Reasons Why Hip Hop Artists Do Not Succeed

Skilly Magazine presents the nine reasons we think hip-hop artists fail, and it's no surprise. We all know there are way too many rappers that are out right now who just doesn't have what it takes to succeed in...

2015 Top 5 Wealthiest Rappers In The World

Skilly Magazine presents 2015's list of the richest and wealthiest rappers alive. The top five list is compiled of general average stats from each rapper. Each listing is based on career moves, personal assets ...

Rapper La’Major Talks About His Music Success

"Starting from the bottom is never easy. The greatest challenge is building the buzz and getting people to support your movement. Its gonna be a lot of challenges in the future and I'm prepared to face them a...

The Real Rapper 2Four On The Grind Without Boundaries

Check out the interview with 2Four exclusively on Skilly Online. How were you able to start your journey in the entertainment business? Where did this all start? It started officially in 2011 when I release...