by Cord Jefferson onJuly 2, 2010
Still think a music career is an easy path to a blinged-out life? Don't believe the hype. A whole lot of folks have to get paid before the musician does. The Root traces the money trail. Plus, try our customized calculator to find out how much you would make as a musician.
by Miki Turner onApril 6, 2009
Hugh Masekela at 70: The man who produced the soundtrack of the South African struggle looks back and ahead.
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