Friday, September 8, 2017
DJ Toomp began to gain greater recognition by working with southern rapper T.I., who also hails from Atlanta, Georgia. They first worked together on T.I.'s 2001 debut I'm Serious, since then the two built a friendship and a work relationship, with him becoming T.I.'s main producer. Toomp was heavily involved in T.I.'s first four albums; together they brought trap music into the mainstream. Toomp then received critical acclaim in 2006, for producing T.I.'s hit single "What You Know", which peaked at #3 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, The song earned both Toomp and T.I. their first Grammy Award. In 2007, DJ Toomp was recruited by American rapper and fellow record producer Kanye West, to contribute production on his third album Graduation. Toomp, alongside West, co-produced the singles "Can't Tell Me Nothing" and "Good Life", as well as the album's outro "Big Brother", an ode to West's brotherly friendship with fellow American rapper Jay-Z.
Friday, September 8, 2017
Establishing his career with the legendary R&B group, Next, RL has tallied achievements and awards for the past decade and is still keeping the numbers coming. With ground breaking hits like ‘Butta Love’, ‘Too Close’, and ‘Wifey’, Next topped the Billboard charts as well as receiving Soul Train Awards and American Music Award nominations. However, that was only the beginning. Venturing out and making his debut as a solo artist, the Minnesota native collaborated with Deborah Cox on her single “We Can’t Be Friends”, as well as a single on the Best Man Soundtrack entitled “Best Man” collaborating with Ginuwine, Tyrese, and Case.
Many may not know the significant influence RL has been continuously bringing to the table. Taking a break from the limelight, the songwriter has been working behind the scenes bringing you songs like ‘Bring Your Heart To Mine’ – Luther Vandross, ‘Come Here’ – J. Holiday, ‘...
Thursday, September 7, 2017
CSP Music Group bridges the gap between the independent artist and the industry elite. We open the door for independent artists to connect with industry insiders who can help take their careers to the next level. Check out this 20-minute video and see what some of the most successful influential individuals have to say about this platform.
If you're an artist, songwriter, producer or musician looking to partner with us to advance your career, we have a two-step process to get started.
Step 1. Complete the (Artist Wanted) appropriate form under the forms tab. This is where you can provide links to your music and social media.
Step 2. Click on the Schedule tab above and schedule a consultation so we can go over your submission. Available times and dates will be shown.
Friday, August 4, 2017
At CSP Music Group, we like to work with motivated artists who believe they can be successful. When we partner with artists, we appreciate those that trust us to guide them in the right direction. Sometimes, the music industry can have a "hurry up and wait" pace that can be frustrating to some artist. However, we're able to perform our best work with artists who have patience and understand that success takes time, and does not happen overnight. Hard work, dedication, and time to trust the process will lead to the greatest artist success.
Thursday, August 3, 2017
CSP Music Group believes that everyone who creates music is important and no music is irrelevant. Music is art, and people who create music are artists. There are no big I's and little u's when you work with us. We respect the art of every individual and work together to bring out the best in what every artist creates. With CSP Music Group, you, the creator remains in control. We work as the liaison between you and the people who can help you get to where you want to be. With our expertise in the industry as well as connections, we're able to build upon your dream, and bring each individual vision to life. Even if you're just a beginner, with our assistance, we can take your concepts and bring them to a level of industry standard quality that your fans appreciate and respect.
To get started with us, please fill out the Artist Wanted Form located under the Forms tab. We look forward to working with you.
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
CSP Music Group is now launching it's new Internship program for 2018. We're seeking individuals who are extremely passionate about the music industry and have a desire to learn. With CSP Music Groups internship program, you'll gain in depth knowledge about the music business, as well as hands on experience in the environment of the recording studio, photo shoots, music videos, office meetings, negotiations, events, and much more. ...
Sunday, November 20, 2016CSP Music Group wants to congratulate producer Steven Franks for recently becoming an RIAA Certified Platinum Producer for his work on Chris Brown’s Drunk Textin’ and Ariana Grande’s recent album Dangerous Woman. We predict more great things to come and look forward to more in the future.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
CSP Music Group is always looking for ways to expand our creative team. We work with producers and songwriters from across the nation; and offer you the chance to get your music placed with artist from across the world and potentially the top of the charts.
To get started with us, the first step is a consultation. This meeting goes over your goals, aspirations, expectations and answers questions you may have about how to get where you want to be. During the consultation, we will assess your creativity by listening to examples of your work. If your work is not quite up to our standards, we can transition you into our songwriters and producers bootcamp where you will receive training on how to bring your music up to the industry standard that is required to get your songs placed.
In order to begin, we strongly suggest filling out our...
Monday, May 16, 2016
Tips to Becoming a Successful Recording Artist
Be yourself and be as authentic as you can be. Not to say that you can’t imitate someone else, but trying to imitate celebrities creates a more difficult route because you’re imitating what already exists. Sometimes, a better option is being influenced by...
Sunday, March 13, 2016
There’s a growing number of artist in the music industry who want to remain independent. The goal is the become their own boss, make 100% profit on their sales, and be the one in control. This is where CSP Music Group comes in. Forming a partnership with artist, CSP allows the artist to remain in full control of their careers while providing the artist with the industry standard look, sound, branding, and connections that they need to stand above the rest.
Some independent artist have made it to the top this way, such as Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Adele, Taylor Swift, Mac Miller, and Nipsey Hussle to name a few. All of these artist remain independent while utilizing independent record labels.
Because independent artist are now proving that they no longer need to get signed the traditional way, this leaves a lot of artist realizing they can do it without the major labels, and instead seek out a team of people who understand their vision, branding, and dreams...