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                                                                                                                                                                                         espite the ongoing challenges for female
                                                                                                                                                                                         artists,  it’s  imperative  to  celebrate  the
                                                                                                                                                                                         successes  that  have  been  had  thus  far.
                                                                                                                                                                                         When  discussing  equality,  the  answers
                                                                                                                                                                                         and  path  forward  may  look  different  to
                                                                                                                                                                          Deveryone involved. Instead of harping on
                                                                                                                                                                          the negatives, it is more important to celebrate the successes.
                                                                                                                                                                          The inequality across all musical genres, based on sex, race,
                                                                                                                                                                          age,  location,  etc,  are  all  well-documented  pitfalls  of  the
                                                                                                                                                                          industry as well as society in general. Fortunately, there are
                                                                                                                                                                          allies everywhere, looking to celebrate all artists, regardless
                                                                                                                                                                          of  race  or  gender,  but  rather  on  the  merits  of  their  music
                                                                                                                                                                          and live show. International Women’s Day may have come
                                                                                                                                                                          and gone, but the spirit and sentiment should be a part of
                                                                                                                                                                          everyday life and the women mentioned previously, as well
                                                                                                                                                                          as  thousands  more,  are  forging  a  powerful  path  forward.

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