On Friday, the 38-year-old music supervisor tweeted at Taylor Swift to congratulate her on the discharge of her seventh studio album, “Lover.”
“Regardless of what has been said the truth is you don’t make big bets unless you are a believer and always have been. Brilliant 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 Big Machine Label Group, the report label that Swift had signed with for her debut album by 2017’s “Reputation.”
Swift, who left the label final yr for Universal Music Group, was outraged by the acquisition, writing in a lengthy blog post 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 scenario.”
“This is what happens when you sign a deal at fifteen to someone for whom the term ‘loyalty’ is clearly just a contractual concept,” she wrote of Big Machine founder Scott Borchetta, who she mentioned refused to let her personal her music or give her an opportunity to buy it again. “And when that man says ‘Music has value’, he means its value is beholden to men who had no part in creating it,” she wrote.
Swift hasn’t responded publicly to Braun’s missive, however her followers have finished loads of the speaking for her:
GET A JOB! STAY AWAY FROM HER!
— momo café proprietor (@yayosbabe) August 23, 2019