B.o.B is not renowned as an exceptional lyricist, multi-instrumentalist and producer for nothing. That’s probably the reason why he's signed for 3 successful labels namely Rebel Rock, Grand Hustle and Atlantic. “Nothin’ On You” (feat. Bruno Mars) directly topped the US Charts and within no time went platinum. Meanwhile his Myspace page has recorded over 26 million plays.
Outkast reached the climax of their career by publishing the number one hits “Ms. Jackson” and “Hey Ya!” in 2003 (album “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below” decorated with diamond). André3000 and Big Boi are the duo with the highest exchange in their genre with over 22 million sold LP’s only in the United States.
"I wasn't signing acts at that time. But I was so inspired by what he did. His voice was very compelling. His lyrics were very clever and the melodies and the way he was putting it together and his story. So it's not that easy, but it's a lot of people who rap who aren't as dope," Kanye said.
Bow Wow signed to Cash Money Records in 2009, and his next album Underrated will be released on the label. The album will feature with Birdman, Boyz II Men, Chris Brown, DJ Khaled, Fabolous, Game, Lil Wayne, Lloyd Banks, Justin Bieber, Meek Mill, Nas, Nelly, Nicki Minaj, Sean Kingston, Snoop Dogg, Styles P and Talib Kweli.
Boyz II Men
10 produced Studioalbums, numerous broken charts and sales records, incredible 12x Platinum for 1 single album – these accomplishments make Boyz II Men legendary as the no. 1 most successful R&B groups in history. Their latest album “Twenty” in 2011, is a celebration of their band-anniversary and also to express the gratitude and share the happiness with their supporters.
It's been over 20 years since Busta Rhymes set off with „Leader of the New School“ and his success story never seems to end. High-End nominations for 11 Grammys, 10 MTV Video Music Awards and several BET Hip Hop Awards speak for themselves. Now the time has come for a new album in 2012, namely “E.L.E (Extinction Level Event) 2: End of the World”.