I’m fascinated by the the observation that the largest consumers of hip hop are White Americans but a White American winning a rap award is some kind of conspiracy. Couldn’t one argue that apart of gaining visibility in the music industry is being in demand in the marketplace? So… if the Grammy voter pool is stacked with people who got where they are because of consumers, there are a few demographics that may never get the recognition the deserve moving forward!
First, I tink we need to all be educated on the process. How are awards winners decided? Who plays a role? Why don’t my favorites get the attention they deserve? Maybe the link below will help!