The 'Famous' Fiasco
Archie has only had one release on Monstercat, Famous. The track was on its way to become one of the biggest house tracks on Monstercat when they suddenly had to take it down one day for copyright issues.
Contrarily to common beliefs, the track wasn't taken down because of copyright issues over the vocals. The vocals are a heavily modified version of an acapella track from a sample pack.
Famous was meant to be a collaboration between Archie and Jakob Liedholm but Liedholm backed out of the project during production. However when the track started to gain in reputation Liedholm and his managers asked back for their share of the track's revenue and Jackob's name to be added back. The dispute resulted in the deletion of Famous.
You can find a demo version of the collab here: Famous (demo)
Technically, this means that Archie does not have a release on Monstercat, but he has had a release on the Youtube channel, but Famous was not included on the subsequent compilation album.
After all the problems with 'Famous', Archie decided to put it up for a free download on Soundcloud.
In early 2016, Archie said he was working on a VIP version of the track.
Other Records and Health
After a few songs were rejected from Monstercat, Archie started a new act under the name of Desso and moved to Wolf Beats, a record label.
In 2014, he suffered from arachnoid cyst and desperately needed a lot of money for a surgery, so Wolf Beats opened a charity for him. In August of 2014, they raised enough money for him, 14,000 USD, for a complete recovery.
Archie has since recovered, and has released a new album with Wolf Beats in early 2016.
It's still unclear if Archie will have a track on Monstercat in the future.
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