Nappy Roots' Big V Launches Label, Plans Solo Album

Big V of Nappy Roots held a party on New Year's Eve to celebrate the launching of a new record label he is fronting, Horseman Entertainment.The label is a partnership between Big V and Desmond Bell. The two held the party at the Blue Dome, which also served as a platform to announce that Big V will begin work on a solo project.Bell said that Big V's untitled album would drop next year. His standing with Nappy Roots remains intact and he will continue to record and perform with the six-man group.Nappy Root's 2003 Wooden Leather was released to critical acclaim and is slowly approaching gold status, with over 300,000 units moved.Their debut, Chicken, Watermelon and Gritz has been certified platinum.