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2 Chainz

The ‘Album Leak’ Theory

October 25, 2012
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“Artist and labels created a systematic leaking process. Albums release on Tuesday’s, mixtapes on Thursdays, and the leak link is available Thursday night before the actual Tuesday release.”

Album leaks.  There are mad proposed theories or conspiracy theories about why and when albums leak.  Some say that a person at the factory steals a copy on Wednesday or Thursday when the CD distribution plant packs and ships new releases.  I feel that theory was true in the past and in some occurrences of the present day, but lets look deeper into why a highly anticipated album from hip-hop power players never fail to leak.

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2 Comments

  1. BootLeggin… I like that shit!

  2. Genius article. People think leaks aren’t planned. If so, how do you explain snippets?