We are now on part 3 of the Q and A with Rick and iLL Factor at Beat Academy. Today they discuss how to increase the number of views of your music video on YouTube and what you need to know before you hire a manager. They also gave tips on writing a song and advice on becoming a music producer. With all the knowledge and information that you have received so far from this Q and A, Rick points out the most important thing that you need to do to be successful.

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“At some point, we overeducate ourselves… we want so much knowledge but we don’t go out and do it.”
-Rick Barker

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Time Stamps:

2:11 – How to increase the number of views of your music video on YouTube

4:00 – Factors to consider before hiring a manager

6:39 – The songwriting process plus tips on how to write a song

11:29 – Advice on how to become a music producer

14:00 – Doing what you have to do to drive people to hear your music

16:12 – The importance of having your own website


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