Hip-Hop Single ‘Rapper’s Delight’ Turns 40
Hit single produced by hip-hop founder Sylvia Robinson celebrates its legacy
ENGLEWOOD, N.J., Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Sugar Hill Records’ hit song “Rapper’s Delight,” the hit track that would forever shape hip-hop, produced by Sylvia Robinson and the Sugar Hill Gang (Michael “Wonder Mike” Wright; Henry “Big Bank Hank” Jackson, and Guy “Master Gee” O’Brien) in 1979, now celebrates its 40th birthday.
RELEASES MAJOR LABEL DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM
BEAUTIFUL VINYL HUNTER
Following on from the success of ASHLEY HENRY’s two latest singles “Between The Lines” and “The Mighty,” the genre-blurring UK pianist unveils his debut studio album BEAUTIFUL VINYL HUNTER, out now on Sony Music Masterworks.
The Roots’ ‘The Tipping Point’ To Be Reissued For 15th Anniversary On 2LP July 12 Via Geffen/Urban Legends
Provocative Fusion Of Alternative Hip-Hop And Neo-Soul Being Repressed On Limited Edition Double Vinyl
LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — In honor of its 15th anniversary, The Roots‘ legendary sixth album The Tipping Point is available once again via Geffen/Urban Legends.
Childish Gambino Taps Brent Jones for New Recording!
(Hollywood, CA) Riding high on the success of his new #1 hit single “Open Your Mouth and Say Something!” (Billboard’s #1 Most Added Song at Radio), rap superstar Childish Gambino has tapped Grammy & Stellar Award winner Brent Jones to record vocals on his new album!
Haitian-American Singer-Songwriter Malou Beauvoir
Invokes the Spirits of Vaudou to Communicate a Message
of Spiritual Awakening and World Peace
Album Brings Together Haitian Folk with Soul, Hip Hop
and Jazz to Create a Uniquely Compelling Blend
of the Traditional and Contemporary
On her new release, Spiritwalker, Haitian-American singer-songwriter Malou Beauvoir communes with and for the spiritual traditions of her island heritage.
ROBERT GLASPER X KAYTRANADA
THE ARTSCIENCE REMIXES
NEW EP OUT NOW DIGITALLY ON BLUE NOTE;
RECORD STORE DAY EXCLUSIVE VINYL OUT APRIL 21
3-time GRAMMY-winner Robert Glasper joins forces with the innovative Montreal-based producer KAYTRANADA on Robert Glasper x KAYTRANADA: The ArtScience Remixes, an 8-track EP that reimagines the songs on Robert Glasper Experiment’s acclaimed 2016 album ArtScience.
LL COOL J Launches His Exclusive New SiriusXM Channel “Rock The Bells Radio” on March 28
“Rock the Bells Radio” will allow listeners to look at, and listen to, classic Hip-Hop through the lens of current culture
NEW YORK, March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — SiriusXM announced today that entertainment icon LL COOL J will launch his new SiriusXM classic Hip-Hop channel on March 28 entitled LL COOL J’s “Rock the Bells Radio.”
SNOOP DOGG PRESENTS BIBLE OF LOVE DEBUTS AT #1
Album Sits Atop Billboard and Nielsen SoundScan Charts
Broke Record for Most Streams of a Gospel Album in its First Week with over Three Million
Nashville, TN (March 27, 2018) – Legendary artist Snoop Dogg is continuing to break down barriers and set records with his latest music project and first gospel album, Bible of Love (All The Time Entertainment / RCA Inspiration).