Omillio Sparks Launches Indie Record Label, Working On New Album


Roc-a-Fella Records rapper Omillio Sparks is forging a new path with his new independent

record label, Colossal Entertainment.The

first project under the Philadelphia-based label will be the lyricist's forthcoming

album, This Is The Life. The

release, which will include tracks chronicling Spark's life in his native West

Philadelphia, will feature songs such as "I Luv U," a letter to Sparks'

children, "Ghetto Love Song," "Ain't My Fault" and "Our

World," a street anthem with Freeway. Producers

include Kp, Jimmy Kendricks, Black Keys, Maestro, Doc Stone, Stichie Dan, Versatile

and Alchemist.Sparks

first caught the public's eye after signing to Roc-A-Fella. During his time on

the label, he emerged as a member of the group O & Sparks and Beanie Sigel's

State Property collective. In

addition to Sigel and Sparks, State Property boasted a membership that included

fellow rappers Young Chris, Oschino, Neef, Freeway and Peedi Crakk. Following

the group's appearance in the State Property movie, State Property took a break

to pursue other projects. Members later reunited for their second release, State

Property Presents the Chain Gang, Vol. 2.Sparks'

This is the Life hits stores in early 2007.