By DONALD S. PASSMAN
ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE MUSIC BUSINESS
All You Need to Know About the Music Business by veteran music lawyer Donald S. Passman – dubbed “the industry bible” by the Los Angeles Times – is now updated to address the biggest transformation of the music industry yet: streaming.
Donald S. Passman
“Veteran music attorney Donald Passman will receive the Cedars Sinai Board of Governors 2019 Visionary Award. The award is a fitting one, not just for the work the lawyer/author has done on behalf of the hospital, but for his groundbreaking 1991 book “All You Need to Know About the Music Business,” the 10th edition [AVAILABLE NOW] on Simon & Schuster.“
You want a successful career in music? Work hard, put in your time, and read this book!
– SIR LUCIAN GRAINGE,
Chairman and CEO of Universal Music Group
Any creative person who’s considering working in the music business should read this book.
– JIMMY IOVINE,
cofounder of Beats Electronics and Interscope Records
I highly recommend Don’s book to anyone who has ever been interested n the music business. His experience and insight into the inner workings of the music world make this an indispensable work.
– QUINCY JONES
I read this book at thirteen and then things turned out Okay for me.
– KATY PERRY,
SINGER AND SONGWRITER
The definitive text on the business of music written by the man the most talented artists in the world look to for advice.
– RICK RUBIN,
Grammy-winning record producer
“I’ve spent years trying to get Don to open up like this to me. Never has he been so eloquent, so patient, or so thorough. It cost me a fortune to get these diamonds from Don: Now you can have them. For your own. At a fraction of the cost.