Posts Tagged ‘label’

Forbes Predicts Diddy Will Be Hip-Hop’s First Billionaire

P. Diddy

Forbes magazine predicted that superstar mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs will likely be the first to cross the billion dollar mark.

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Beyoncé Launching Record Label and Forming Boy Band

"Beyonce"

In an effort to expand her brand in music, Beyoncé recently announcing that she plans to launch her own record label.

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Atlanta Rapper Shawty Lo Hospitalized

On Wednesday, December 21st, Atlanta rapper Shawty Lo was reportedly hospitalized. After most of the day’s reports went unconfirmed, Shawty Lo’s camp addressed the situation with a statement. “We appreciate the outpouring of concern and prayers. Shawty Lo was hospitalized yesterday,”

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50 Cent ‘Disgusted’ With Interscope Records

50 Cent had a tumultuous year with Interscope Records, and in 2012 he started things off on similar terms. “I have lost all the faith in the team I’m on. I have nothing left to say I will not be promoting my music,” 50 tweeted.

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Cash Money Signs Limp Bizkit & Ashanti?

Lil Wayne has made no secret of his affinity for rock and roll. He announced on Thursday that one of the icons of 90s rock, Limp Bizkit, would be joining the YMCMB roster.

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Q-Tip & 2 Chainz Sign With G.O.O.D Music?

It has been confirmed that Q-Tip is the newest addition to the G.O.O.D. Music family, however 2 Chainz ignited rumors that he was also signing to Kanye West’s label aswell.

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Rihanna To Release A New Album This Fall

Rihanna has quietly been working on her next release, which marks her seventh album out of her career. She’s been an artist for eight years and she continues to make hits with every LP or single she releases. The new album will be released under Def Jam/Island Def Jam in November

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XXL Reviews Kendrick Lamar’s ‘good kid, m.A.A.d city’

In the past, XXL has given the honor to notable classics including Lauryn Hill’s The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill by Lauryn Hill, Jay-Z’s The Blueprint, 50 Cent’s Get Rich or Die Tryin’, Common’s Be, Kanye West’s Late Registration, Clipse’s Hell Hath No Fury, Kanye West’s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, and, most recently, Nas’ Life

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VIDEO: Meek Mill Releases Dreams & Nightmares (Documentary)

Meek Mill drops a full-length 26 minute documentary, narrated by himself, chronicling the long road to the release of his major label album, Dreams & Nightmares. Watch.

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Trinidad James & Gold Gang Records Sign to Def Jam

Trinidad James has been the talk of the music industry as of late, finally the Atlanta rapper has chosen a major label deal. He’s going with Def Jam Recordings.

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VIDEO: Miguel & Wiz Khalifa Featured on MTV’s “This Is How I Made It”

Miguel shares his long, difficult journey to success and speaks about growing up in a multiracial household and going broke; Wiz Khalifa talks about his teenage years, signing to indie label and being dropped from Warner Bros. Watch their past struggles on the way to stardom.

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VIDEO: Tyga Debuts New Reebok Shoe Commercial

Tyga debuts new commercial showing off his new signature line of Reebok Classic shoes called T-Raww which will be hitting stores soon. Check it out.

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