Atlanta-based recording artist/music government Jermaine Dupri performed a significant position within the rise of his hometown’s music scene. He based the So So Def Recordings label in 1993.
Jermaine Dupri will have fun 30 years of So So Def with a two-night occasion in Atlanta’s Central Park. The thirtieth Anniversary So So Def Pageant takes place on October 7 and October 8.
The occasion will host performances by So So Def-associated acts like Xscape, Jagged Edge, Anthony Hamilton, Da Brat, TLC, Dem Franchize Boyz and Youngbloodz. Extra performers might be introduced within the coming weeks.
Jermaine Dupri’s So So Def Recordings launched quite a few memorable albums equivalent to Xscape’s Hummin’ Comin’ at ‘Cha, Da Brat’s Funkdafied, Jagged Edge’s J.E. Heartbreak and Lil’ Bow Wow’s Watch out for Canine.
So So Def was additionally the label residence of the Hip-Hop duo Kris Kross. Chris “Daddy Mac” Smith and the late Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly turned mainstream stars due to their No. 1 hit “Soar” in 1992.
Moreover, Jermaine Dupri dropped his personal studio albums – 1998’s Life in 1472 and 2001’s Directions. The document firm additionally launched Jermaine Dupri Presents… So So Def 25 compilation in 2018.
Dupri has been within the information these days for his feedback concerning the lack of Hip-Hop Fiftieth-anniversary celebrations in Atlanta. Earlier this month, he posted, “Only for the document! No manufacturers have carried out any dinners or get-togethers in Atlanta celebrating the 50 anniversary of Hip-Hop. That’s Loopy!!!”