Okay, so we have considered all the requirements for starting a music production business. Why Start a Music Production Business? If you are conversant with the trend on how people become celebrities overnight, you will realize that releasing a music album that is widely accepted, is one of the ways youths and young adults carve a niche in the world today.
Dre's Headphones Company Became a Billion-Dollar Business Beats controls some 70 percent of the headphones market, thanks to lightning-fast marketing and a smart grasp of pop culture.
Dre have turned Beats By Dr. Now, together with new president and former Interscope executive Luke Wood, they're faced with a new challenge: To that end, Beats Electronics has introduced portable and wireless speakers, co-branded smartphones--and in January it even launched a new streaming music service, Beats Musicto compete with the likes of Spotify.
Beats Electronics, despite some ferocious competition, still controls almost 70 percent of the market for premium headphones. For that it can thank lightning-fast marketing and an unbeatable grasp of pop culture. Iovine and Wood explain how they and Dr. Dre pulled it off--and what they have to do to stay on top.
Find the Golden Niche "You've got to be lucky enough to identify a problem where you think you can help," says Iovine. Back inIovine felt the music industry had two problems: Dre told me, 'Man, it's one thing that people steal my music.
It's another thing to destroy the feeling of what I've worked on. Beats headphones weren't tuned evenly, like the usual high-end headphones. They were tuned to make the music sound more dramatic. That's why people listen. I go to people with great taste. Iovine had been hanging out in the editing room with James's friend and business partner Maverick Carter during the development of a documentary on the basketball star.
Olympic basketball team when they arrived in Shanghai. Make That "When we look at marketing for our year ahead, we don't look at what products have the best margin or which ones sell best--that's detrimental to progress and innovation," says Wood.
Today, as then, Wood looks for the "tug"--the little sign that he has a hit. Then he trusts his gut, and doubles down. Back in the day, a tug could be an album that gets sudden critical acclaim or a band that suddenly sells a lot of merchandise at its gigs.
Now, he says, he gets the same sense from how fans--and Iovine and Dre's music-industry buddies--respond to Beats's ads and products. Diddy--"we knew we had something," says Wood. Beats rolled out more ads, including one featuring a press conference with outspoken Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, that did even better.
It ran in the third quarter of the playoff game against San Francisco.
When Sherman talked trash about his opponents in the postgame commentary, the Beats ad also got attention. Iovine and Wood got the rights to use the song in an ad and then got Thicke to reshoot the music video--within five days of the original shoot.
Beats has moved even faster. The Sunday before Black FridayWill. He had just recorded a single with Britney Spears--would it make a good Beats ad? Within 72 hours, Beats filmed Will. Stand on the Shoulders of Giants Co-marketing deals with big brands are a big part of the Beats playbook.
Since the beginning, they have put Beats audio in products ranging from HP laptops to Chrysler s to HTC cell phones--and Beats has enjoyed plenty of the big guys' marketing muscle along the way.
Stay focused on the product. I never collected the gold records of the albums I engineered. I said, 'Dad, they haunt me. I can't think about anything yesterday.“A lot of record labels like to have graduates with Communications, Business, and Marketing degrees.
They kind of help you to get your foot in the door.” He adds, “I’ve been noticing a lot of schools have been putting up music business programs. He and Dre settled on a plan. "They're making a beautiful white object with all the music in the world in it," Iovine says.
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