1.Become a drug dealer
2.Rap on the side
3.Create your own record label with the drug money
4.Release hit records
5.Feud with your partner and break up the label
6.Retire from rapping
7.Become President of Def Jam
From what I've heard you get started by promoting new releases at your college, then getting an internship for the summer, then hopefully landing a full time job. It might help to go to a school that would be considered important for Def Jam to have a presence at, like Howard or something.
It's not as great as you glorify it to be though. And you're not gonna get to hear unreleased music unless you become an A&R or something.
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