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Lupe Fiasco Explains How Online Piracy Affects Artists
In the wake of the government seizure of several hip-hop websites, artists and media professionals alike have been sounding off on the topic of music piracy. For Lupe Fiasco, the discussion may be fresh, but the idea of bloggers serving music to the masses without permission is anything but new...
Google Smacks Down on Free MP3 Blogs
Over the last couple days, Google -- which owns the popular Blogger/Blogspot platform -- has been on rampage, deleting popular MP3 blogs in all genres of music. Sure, these sites posted illegal files for sampling sometimes, yet all of them complied with requests to take down material in a timely man…