Find tour dates and live music events for all your favorite bands and artists in your city! Get concert tickets, news and more!

  • Analytics
  • Tour Dates

Irving Azoff Calls Lyor Cohen’s YouTube “Make You Rich and Famous” Promise “FICTION”

Irving Azoff Calls Lyor Cohen's YouTube "Make You Rich and Famous" Promise "FICTION"
Azoff
1582 0

LOS ANGELES (HYPEBOT) — Veteran music industry mogul and manager Irving Azoff has called “FICTION” the recent statements by YouTube’s Head of Music Lyor Cohen that the video streamer will make musicians “rich and famous” and cited a contradictory analysis by Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP.

_______________________________

After YouTube’s Head Of Music Lyor Cohen told AdAge that his sales pitch for skeptical artists, managers and labels is “We’re going to make you rich and famous,” manager Irving Azoff took to Twitter to declare the promise “FICTION: You didn’t get rich from $.001 per stream.” Azoff cited an analysis by Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP. [Read the full study here.]

Join CelebrityAccess Now