Corey has been working in the UK music industry for over a decade and has learned some invaluable knowledge on how artists can themselves ensure that they get the most out of their careers. This ten-step guide covers branding, promotion, quality of music and much more. As an individual with many years of experience in the music industry, Johnson definitely knows the do’s and don’ts when it comes to becoming an established artist so it’s only right he provides some useful insight to aspiring musicians. Among his top ten tips are finding a lawyer, having high-res press shots, joining the Musician’s Union and more.
A troubled teen who turned into a multi-platinum selling mentor and Defenders Ent CEO. His recording studio Digital Holdings acts as a safe-haven for artists to come and make music without fear of trouble, he describes it as ‘Switzerland’ for young rappers and he’s had drill acts from across all boroughs in LDN to record (including Skengdo & AM, SL, Zone 2 and Harlem Spartans.) He’s spoken at a range of events recently on how to tackle serious youth violence as he has a wealth of experience working with young people in the community.