sell out

Written By: Ehsan Jahandarpour

“Sold Out” redirects here. For other uses, see Sold Out (disambiguation) or Selling Out (disambiguation). Selling out is the compromising of integrity, morality, authenticity or principles in exchange for personal gain, such as money. In terms of music or art, selling out is associated with attempts to tailor material to a mainstream or commercial audience; for example, a musician who alters his material to encompass a wider audience, and in turn generate greater revenue, may be labeled by fans who pre-date the change as a sellout.