What does “Industry Plant” mean? What is an “Industry Plant”?
The slang term “Industry plant” is a noun and adjective which is used in urban/hip-hop culture to represent an artist who got “Planted” into the industry by corporate machines.
An Industry Plant is an artist who has major label support but portrays themselves as “independent” or an artist who didn’t have an organic rise.
The slang term “Industry Plant” has been used by Russ, Quadeca, Tre Capital, Sha Hef, Prof, and many more rappers.
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