Scott Gries, Getty Images
MIMS might be best known in the music industry for his major hit record, “This Is Why I’m Hot” from 2007, but the rapper is doing major things in the tech industry in present time, following in the footsteps of other big names in hip-hop. Now, the multi-platinum entertainer has an app called RecordGram, which just won the top spot at TechCrunch Disrupt’s 2017 Start-Up Battlefield competition.
The former hitmaker teamed up with producer Winston “DJ Blackout” Thomas and music executive and artist manager Erik Mendelson to launch their award-winning app, which is set up as a mobile music studio that lets users “collaborate original songs between artists and music producers from the palm of their hands.” Users can lease original instrumentals from the app’s affordable marketplace to create their own music, which they can instantly share across their social media platforms.
During the competition, RecordGram competed against 19 other
How to Automate Video Content Marketing in Under 1 Hour
5 Easy Video Lessons +
Bonus Free Toolkit