Young Clipp born Clifton Lamar Francis began his passion for hip-hop at the age of 14. This aspiring lyricist quickly formed a great bond with the talented music producer James Barber CEO of The Lion Cubs Inc. who happened to live in the very same apartment at the time on the second 64258oor in North Hollywood California. Around this time an artist-producer relationship had developed shaping this vibrant talented rapper into a solo Hip-Hop artist taking on the name: Young Clipp aka That Noho Kid. Young Clipp continually has a new approach in recording techniques and vocal sound design
Dead Prez (LABEL:Indie) Dead Prez, stylized as dead prez, is a hip hop duo from the United States, composed of stic.man and M-1, formed in 1996 in New York City. They are known for their confrontational style, combined with socialist lyrics focused on both militant social justice and Pan-Africanism. The duo maintains an ethical stance against corporate control over the media, especially hip hop record labels.
Diddy (LABEL:Major) Sean John Combs (born November 4, 1969), also known by his stage names Diddy and P. Diddy, is an American rapper, singer, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur. He was originally known as Puff Daddy and then as P. Diddy (Puff and Puffy have been used as nicknames, but never as recording names). In August 2005, he changed his stage name to simply "Diddy"...
Will Smith (LABEL:Major) Willard Christopher "Will" Smith, Jr. (born September 25, 1968),also known by his stage name The Fresh Prince, is an American actor, producer, and rapper. He has enjoyed success in television, film and music. In April 2007, Newsweek called him the most powerful actor in Hollywood.
Bun B (LABEL:Indie) Bernard Freeman (born March 19, 1973 professionally known by his stage name Bun B, is an American rapper and was one half of the southern hip hop duo UGK (UnderGround Kingz). He is also a guest lecturer at Rice University located in Houston, Texas. He recently released his third official solo album Trill OG on August 3, 2010, which received a 5 Mic "Classic" rating in The Source Magazine...
Digital Underground (LABEL:Indie) Digital Underground was an alternative rap group from Oakland, California. Their personnel steadily changed and rotated along with each album and tour.Digital Underground's leader was Greg "Shock G" Jacobs...Shock G formed the group in 1987 with Jimi "Chopmaster J" Dright of Berkeley, California, and Tampa hip-hop radio deejay Kenneth "Kenny-K" Waters.
Vado (LABEL:Major) Teeyon Winfree was born on March 13, 1985. He was raised in Harlem and grew up on 144th and Lenox and is of Jamaican, St. Vincent, and African American descent. Winfree first started writing at 16 and was influenced by his famous Jazz singing grandmother, June Tyson. At the age of 19, Vado appeared on a public access television show named "Mad Ciphas."
Oshy (LABEL:Indie) Always Working In the world of music there are great singers talented songwriters amazing producers wonderful stylists and great performers who are at the top of the game but it is a rare thing to find all of those mentioned embodied in one person. However Oshy is an extraordinary RB artists who possesses those qualities.
CyHi The Prynce (LABEL:Major) Cydel Young (born September 15, 1984), better known by his stage name CyHi the Prynce (sometimes stylized as CyHi Da Prynce), is an American hip hop recording artist from Stone Mountain, Georgia. He is signed to Akon's Konvict Muzik label, also Bu Thiam's BuVision label, Kanye West's GOOD Music label and Def Jam Recordings.
Reek Da Villian (LABEL:Indie) Tariek Williams (Roosevelt, Long Island, New York, United States), better known as Reek da Villian, is an American rapper, protégé of rap veteran Busta Rhymes and former member of the rap group Flipmode Squad.Reek is currently signed to Busta Rhymes' new label Conglomerate Records.
Juvenile (LABEL:Unsigned) Terius Gray, better known by his stage name Juvenile, (born March 25, 1975) is an American rapper, He is also a former member of hip-hop group the Hot Boys. At the age of 19, he began recording raps, releasing his debut album Being Myself in 1995. He became popular when his 1999 single Back That Thang Up was released. His greatest influence is Elton John.
Scolla (LABEL:Indie) Scolla is a Detroit rapper, singer, and producer at heart. His team, the RLES Society, includes artists from Pittsburgh (Devin Miles, Jo' Christo), West Virginia (Huey Mack), and Detroit (K-Bunz, GPitts, 80 Stacks, USR). He is represented and supported by Fab 5 Entertainment, a group of Pittsburgh transplants originally from Atlanta and Philadelphia.
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