By Ohmare “International O” Washington from International O. I recently posted an article from Hypebot about Garth Brooks releasing an digital album and creating his won social media site . After reading that article, it got me to thinking. Will there be more artist to follow this D2F (Direct To Fan) Model? In 2009, I created my own platform through NING. I built our own social community on that platform to where our fans could sign up, and create their own profiles. They could upload pics, videos, and music on their profile, just like myspace. We would send out an...

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