Posts Tagged: Jermaine Dupri
(AllHiphop News) Chris Smith, the last living member of Kriss Kross, tearfully recollected his fondest memories of his rap partner Chris Kelly, who died May 1 of a suspected drug overdose. Smith’s eulogy brought those in attendance, including Chris Kelly’s mother Donna. Smith said, “I just want to say, I love you man. I would… Read more »
SO SO DEF ISSUES STATEMENT ON CHRIS KELLY OF KRISS KROSS
The Fox Theatre was alive with the sounds of classic songs like “Money Ain’t a Thang” (JD & Jay-Z), “Jump” (Kris Kross), “Yeah” (Usher, Ludacris, Lil Jon), “Who Can I Run To” (Xscape), “I Gotta Be” (Jagged Edge), “Welcome to Atlanta” (JD, Ludacris), “Give It 2 U” (Da Brat), “I Think They Like Me” (Dem… Read more »
Producer and record label owner Jermaine Dupri brought southern Hip-Hop to worldwide audience 20 years before anyone realized the future of rap music was in the south. He then added select blends of the smoothest R&B sounds around with a platinum-adorned roster that featured Da Brat, Kriss Kross, Xscape, Jagged Edge and Bow Wow. Today… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Last night (February 21), Jermaine Dupri kicked off the So So Def 20th Anniversary Weekend by treating his So So Def roster to an intimate dinner at a top-secret location in Atlanta. Artists such as Bow Wow, Chris Kelly (Kris Kross), Da Brat, Jagged Edge, LaTocha and Tamika Scott (Xscape), Dondria, Bonecrusher, Youngbloodz,… Read more »
THE FIRST LADY OF SO SO DEF REFLECTS ON 20th ANNIVERSARY
(AllHipHop News) As the music world descended upon Los Angeles, California this past weekend for the 55th annual Grammy Awards, the Hip-Hop world came out in drones for music videos shoots, parties, concerts and meet and greets for the fans. With all the speculation about Hip-Hop getting snubbed at the Grammy’s, you wouldn’t have noticed,… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) It’s hard to believe that 20 years have passed since Jermaine Dupri first established So So Def Recordings. Through a joint venture with Sony Music and Columbia Records, the hip hop mogul’s vision first began with female R&B group Xscape. Dupri’s label would later become responsible for classic material from top artists including… Read more »
SHYNE CLAIMS HE WILL BE BACK IN THE UNITED STATES IN MARCH OF 2013!!
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Wingo, member of famed ’90s R&B quartet, Jagged Edge, has stepped out on his own and released his first solo mixtape, appropriately titled, Life of the Party. The mixtape features appearances from Slim (of 112) and Atlanta’s own, Gucci Mane. AllHipHop.com had a chance to chop it up with Wingo about his solo debut, and… Read more »
Grammy-winning producer Jermaine Dupri is working hard to bring the So So Def army back to the spotlight. In his latest video series, he gives us a behind the scenes look into his latest signees, Brandon Hines and Leah Labelle. While speaking with MTV, Dupri revealed: “This is the first time in a long time… Read more »
Someone’s got their eyes focused on the internet, having started his own social network and even discovering talented singers via YouTube (Dondria), super producer Jermaine Dupri is now bringing internet sensation Brandon Hines to the spotlight. Does he stand above the rest? You bet. Hines appeared on the scene in 2006 with his independent debut… Read more »