Before he died Tupac Shakur laid down a track for his brother Mopreme Shakur. The track will be released on a various artists compilation hip hop album before the start of summer 2018. The Tupac track wiill be produced by Jethro Sheeran Music from the UK, Mopreme Shakur and executive produced by The Contractor Music Group from Ocho Rios Jamaica. Tupac Amaru Shakur is an American rapper and actor. Shakur sold over 75 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time.] His double disc albums All Eyez on Me) and his Greatest Hits (1998) are among the best-selling albums in the United States.
Shakur is consistently ranked as one of the greatest and most influential rappers of all time] and he has been listed and ranked as one of the greatest artists of any genre by many publications, including Rolling Stone, On April 7, 2017, Shakur was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. Shakur has had several family members who were members of the Black Panthers: Mutulu Shakur, his step-father; Assata Shakur, his step-aunt; Billy Garland, his biological father; and Afeni Shakur, his mother. In 1993 Tupac and his brother Mopreme formed the group Thug Life with friends Big Syke, Macadoshis and Rated R.
On September 26, 1994, the group released the only Album Thug Life: Volume 1 which went Gold. Mopreme has been credited as a writer for many significant tracks on this album. He was an original member of both his Thug Life group, as well as a premier member of Outlawz.
The hip hop album which features the Tupac single will also feature songs from Ed Sheeran, Sean Kingston, Pitbull, Jethro Alonestar Sheeran, (cousin of Ed Sheeran). Honorebel. Chris Brown, Capleton, Notorious B.I.G. Akon and Contractor. The hip hop album will be distributed digitally by Amada Records out of Atlanta. Amada Records will also break some new artists on the album including Katie Bates, Mahoggany Blu, Jahonze and King Doe Boy. Biggie Smalls appear on the album with live songs from his live performance in Kingston, Jamaica in 1996.
The Contractor Music Group and Amada Records currently have the number 1 reggae album on the Billboard Charts with The Tropical House Cruises to Jamaica. This reggae album has been on the Billboard charts for 7 weeks and features Mojo Morgan from Morgan Heritage, Damian and Stephen Marley, Wyclef, Safaree, Sizzla, Lee Scratch Perry, EdSheeran, Sean Paul, Sean Kingston, Jethro Sheeran, Tim Starr, and more.
Several tracks from the album have been receiving heavy rotation on mainstream radio in the United States. This included Real Life with Ed and Jethro Sheeran, Painl with Capleton, Contractor and Bobo Zarro and Outlaw with Jethro Sheeran, Tim Starr and Contractor. The mainstream airplay of these tracks comes courtesy of the Dj Grid Usa and The Digital Radio Tracker. These radio stations include KRYC-Rhythm 105.9 Sacramento, WiLD 98.3 in Las Vegas, KBEX-POWER 107.9 in Los Angeles, WXEA-HOT 94.7 in Houston, Texas, POWER 103.1 in Atlanta, V-107FM in Seattle, WiLD 92.9 in Dallas, Texas, and BEACH 105.1 in Daytona, Florida.
Company Name: Amada Recordings / Contractor Music Group
Contact Person: AG The A&R
Country: United States