Links for 12.31.07: RIAA fights, cellphone abstinence, hip-hop’s fall…
by Josh Kimball
*The University of Oregon stands up for students’ privacy rights in a legal fight vs. the RIAA.
*Our Digital Music runs its list of Top Ten Digital Music Stories of 2007.
*Read: an unfocused article on the future of hip-hop from the New York Times, but the nugget seems to be that a diminished mainstream market could be good for creativity of the genre.
*Sting is a toe sucker. [huffpo]
*Wired runs the top P2P swapped songs of 2007; Listenerd icon Soulja Boy comes in at #7.