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HipHop Is Music
|Info:||This label is founded by artist Braille, first to release
his own albums and his friends of Lightheaded, like the
album of Othello and the Hipknotics - Classic (for the
The label's philosophy is to make their music available in
every store and not to be confined to the christian music
market. This is why the marketing and distribution is
focused on the mainstream music stores.
The year 2006 is a turningpoint, then the label will
actually have a roster of artists and 7 album releases on
it's way. In March a compilation album called "Heavy
Rotation volume 1" is available to the public as a sample of
HipHop Is Music' talents.
The new additions to the label in 2006 are:
- Big Rec
- Sharlok Poems
- Surreal and DJ Balance
- Theory Hazit
Albums & Singles
The year 2006 has seen the release of:
1. Various - Heavy Rotation volume 1
2. Sivion - Spring of the Songbird
4. Braille - Box Of Rhymes (Japan)
5. Braille - Box Of Rhymes (vinyl single)
6. Surreal - Future Classic
7. Braille - Sonset (vinyl single)
On March 26th, 2007 it was announced that every month the
label will release an exclusive mixtape or instrumental
project from Hiphop Is Music affiliated artists. Most of
these releases are limited to 100 or 200 copies only.
The first mixtape is Theory Hazit's mixtape ?The Special
Education of Theory Hazit? (March 2007).
The CD's are only for sale at Hiphopismusic.com.
The album "Extra Credit" of Theory Hazit (May 2007) is the
first HipHop Is Music record to receive an "international"
release, through a partnership with GrooveAttack for Europe,
the United States and Canada. The label has also partnered
with companies in Japan (River City) and South Africa to
assure that this album gets good promotion and distribution
in those territories.
For Braille's fourth album "The IV" (2008) the label HipHop
Is Music joins forces with Syntax Records/Koch Distribution
for the North America release of the album. Other
partnerships are P-Vine (Japan), CVibes (Australia) and Fat
Sources: Braille and Syntax Records Join Forces for 'The IV
Edition': January 14th, 2008
|Releases:||A few random releases on this label...|
| Braille - Box of History Mixtape [by DJ Idull]|
| Surreal and DJ Balance - Can't Stop The Bumrush (single)|
| Lightheaded - Pure Thoughts : Special Edition (re-release)|
| Othello - Alive At The Assembly Line|
| Othello - The Rain System (EP)|