Scooter Braun Congratulates Taylor Swift On Album Amid Music Catalog Controversy
On Friday, the 38-year-old music supervisor tweeted at Taylor Swift to congratulate her on the discharge of her seventh studio album, “Lover.”
“No matter what has been stated the reality is you don’t make massive bets except you’re a believer and all the time have been. Sensible album with #Lover,” Braun tweeted.
Braun, who manages singers like Demi Lovato and Justin Bieber, is making a veiled reference to an argument that started in June when his firm Ithaca Holdings acquired Massive Machine Label Group, the document label that Swift had signed with for her debut album by 2017’s “Popularity.”
Swift, who left the label final 12 months for Common Music Group, was outraged by the acquisition, writing in a prolonged weblog put up on Tumblr that Braun “stripped her of her life’s work” and tried to “dismantle” her profession. She additionally accused him of “manipulative bullying” and referred to the entire ordeal as her “worst case situation.”
“That is what occurs once you signal a deal at fifteen to somebody for whom the time period ‘loyalty’ is clearly only a contractual idea,” she wrote of Massive Machine founder Scott Borchetta, who she stated refused to let her personal her music or give her an opportunity to buy it again. “And when that man says ‘Music has worth’, he means its worth is beholden to males who had no half in creating it,” she wrote.
Swift hasn’t responded publicly to Braun’s missive, however her followers have accomplished loads of the speaking for her:
GET A JOB! STAY AWAY FROM HER!
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