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Houston Appreciation Weekend

Houston Appreciation Weekend


Watch Drake and Hannibal Buress Play Softball During Houston Appreciation Week

The Houston Astros, once perennial contenders out of the NL Central, spent the latter part of the last decade and the first part of his one kicking around the National League's cellar...

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Here Is the Schedule For Drake’s “Houston Appreciation Weekend”

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Drake and OVO are heading to H-Town this weekend for the second annual Houston Appreciation Weekend


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June 10 Is Officially “Drake Day” In Houston

Drake and OVO are honoring the city of Houston this weekend with "Houston Appreciation Weekend" and H-Town has returned the favor by declaring June 10 "Drake Day...

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Drake And OVO Drop Mixtape For ‘Houston Appreciation Weekend’

Drake and OVO have been adamant about kicking off the summer and they show no signs of slowing down with their new "Houston Appreciation Weekend" mixtape...

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Bun B

Advice: Know your numbers.
Bun B: [One of the] key factors that has changed is the financial aspect. People generally talk about the fact that the cost of recording has gone down significantly over the past 10 years. A lot of people have got relationships with other artists, so you do an appearance here for an appearance there, and people are using more local producers, who are not charging a lot. You don’t have to sell gold or platinum to make money if you’re recording an album for $50,000. The cost of shooting a video is now the price of an HD video camera. All of these different things that used to make it difficult to recoup money on the back end have changed. And there are more ways for an artist to make money today. It used to be just a single, an EP or an album, but now you’ve got ringtones, liquor sponsorships, clothing companies, TV shows, movie trailers. There are people who can make five, six, $700,000 off of one song.

Bun B Will Not Attend Drake’s Houston Appreciation Weekend Festival

Next week, Houston will be taken over by October Very Own's Drake. With Drake shutting down the city with his first annual Houston Appreciation Weekend, you have to think the all the ambassadors and heavy hitters will be in attendance, right...

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