What The Music Industry Blackout On Tuesday Means

Universal Music Group followed suit with a similar stance, speaking up against bigotry and prejudice on Instagram with its own timely statement likely inspired by the actions of artists on its label like Jay-Z, Lady Gaga, and Taylor Swift. Republic Records, Capitol Records, BMI, Def Jam Recordings, Sony Music, Atlantic Records, Warner Music Group, and RCA Records also commented on the current events with statements of their own.