Rolling Stone Interview: Lee Parsons explains why artists are turning away from record deals

This article originally appeared on Rolling Stone. When Chance the Rapper made Grammy history last year by becoming the first artist to snag one of the coveted awards without selling physical copies of his music, the win resonated well beyond the Chicago rapper’s own résumé. “This is for every indie artist!” Chance — whose album Coloring Bookbeat out several massive, … Read moreRolling Stone Interview: Lee Parsons explains why artists are turning away from record deals