Who else thinks major record labels are evil?!?

British Hollywood actor Idris Elba who also doubles as a music artiste and DJ has confirmed that he has been dropped by his record label Parlophone.

Here’s the reason in Elba’s own words:

It was not commercial enough.
 (source)

Idris ElbaWhen since should commercialism & art go hand in hand? Mozart died penniless however he’s arguably the greatest composer who ever lived! It’s time to do away with the “old guard” belief that record labels should be in control of a musician’s artistic journey.  Support independent music now!!!