After Taylor Swift called out Scooter Braun and her former record label Big Machine over the sale of her master recordings, the company’s founder, Scott Borchetta, responded with a fiery letter of his own.
Swift, 29, said on Sunday that she was devastated that her master recordings had been sold off to Braun when he purchased Swift’s former label in a $300 million deal.
“Scooter has stripped me of my life’s work, that I wasn’t given an opportunity to buy,” Swift wrote in the lengthy post. “Essentially, my musical legacy is about to lie in the hands of someone who tried to dismantle it.
“For years I asked, pleaded for a chance to own my work,” Swift wrote. “Instead, I was given an opportunity to sign back up to Big Machine Records and ‘earn’ one album back at a time, one for every new one I turned in.”
She also claimed she learned of the deal “as it was announced to the world,” but Borchetta claimed Swift misrepresented the truth in her…