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
Queen Latifah (LABEL:Major) Dana Elaine Owens (born March 18, 1970),better known by her stage name Queen Latifah, is an American singer, rapper, and actress. Her work in music, film and television has earned her a Golden Globe award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Image Awards, a Grammy Award, six additional Grammy nominations, an Emmy Award nomination and an Academy Award nomination.
Action Bronson (LABEL:Unsigned) Arian Asllani (born December 2, 1984), better known by his stage name Action Bronson, is an Albanian-American rapper. His stage name derives from gangster William "Action" Jackson, and tough-guy actor Charles Bronson.Before entering the rap scene he was a respected fire-flame gourmet chef in New York City, and frequently raps about food in his songs.
Wiz Khalifa (LABEL:Major) In 2005 Wiz released his first mixtape, “Prince of the City: Welcome to Pistolvania.” The mixtape was quickly accepted by the local scene and began to gain buzz outside of Pittsburgh. Wiz soon dropped “Show and Prove,” which Okayplayer.com claimed was “arguably the best album of the year.”... A deal with Warner Bros. Records soon followed.
Curren$y (LABEL:Major) Initially signed to fellow New Orleans rapper C-Murder's Tru Records in 2001, Curren$y was brought over to Master P's New No Limit Records in 2002 after the founder was sentenced to jail. From 2004-2007, Curren$y enjoyed a stint on Cash Money Records as part of Lil Wayne's Young Money Entertainment before venturing out on his own...
Ace Hood (LABEL:Major) Antoine McColister, (born May 11, 1988), better known by his stage name Ace Hood, is an American rapper. He was born in Port St. Lucie, Fl while being raised in Broward County, Florida, he is signed to DJ Khaled's label We the Best Music Group and Cash Money Records. he is formerly signed to Def Jam Recordings.
Audio Push (LABEL:Major) Audio Push emcees, Oktane and Price Tag, might be young guns in the rap game, but they are approaching their careers with the swagger of elder statesmen. The rappers from the Inland Empire section of Southern California are forerunners of the fast rising "jerk" movement, boasting the sub-genre's first tribute record, "Teach Me How To Jerk.”
Mc Lyte (LABEL:Indie) MC Lyte (born Lana Michele Moorer; October 11, 1971) is an American rapper who first gained fame in the late-1980s becoming the first solo female rapper to release a full album with 1988's critically acclaimed Lyte as a Rock.
Obie Trice (LABEL:Major) Obie Trice III (born November 14, 1977) is an American rapper and songwriter. He began rapping at the age of 11, and is most known for his time spent signed to Shady Records. Obie Trice has formed his own record label, Black Market Entertainment.
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.
Wu- Tang Clan (LABEL:Indie) Emerging in 1993,NY-based Wu-Tang Clan proved to be the most revolutionary rap group of the mid-'90s -- and only partially because of their music. Turning the standard concept of a hip-hop crew inside out, the Wu-Tang Clan were assembled as a loose congregation of nine MCs, almost as a support group.
Webbie (LABEL:Unsigned) Webster Gradney, born September 6, 1985, better known by his stage name Webbie, is a rapper from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He came into the hip-hop scene in 2005 with "Give Me That Pussy" which featured U.G.K. rapper Bun B and the songs "Bad Bitch" & "Swerve" (Lil' Boosie Feat. Webbie) were featured in the 2005 movie Hustle & Flow.
Tony Yayo (LABEL:Major) Marvin Bernard (born on March 31, 1978),better known by his stage name Tony Yayo, is a rapper and member of the hip hop group G-Unit. Tony Yayo was brought up in South Jamaica, Queens, New York and is longtime friends with 50 Cent and Lloyd Banks. He is signed to 50 Cent's record label G-Unit Records and recently signed a deal with EMI which will release his second untitled album.
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