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August 04, 2009 11:31 ET

Dallas Rising Star Dorrough Releases Debut Album, "Dorrough Music," Today

Smash Single and Video "Ice Cream Paint Job" on Fire at Urban Radio and Video Outlets

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - August 4, 2009) - Dallas hip hop artist Dorrough releases his debut album, "Dorrough Music," today, August 4th, 2009. His current smash single "Ice Cream Paint Job" is putting up impressive numbers everywhere as it catapults into the Top 10 at urban radio this week (close to 5,000 spins) and is currently Top 20 at Rhythmic. The song has over 34 million in audience and continues to grow. The video for "Ice Cream Paint Job" is currently the #1 most played video on MTV2, #2 on B.E.T. and Top 10 V.O.D. at Music Choice. Combined with Dorrough's first single "Walk That Walk," the 2 songs have moved over 385,000 digital transactions to date. Additionally, the "Ice Cream Paint Job" Ringtone is currently Top 15 on Ringscan and now #1 on Billboard's new Heatseeker's Song chart.

Dorrough was recently selected by MTV Jams as one of its coveted Fab 5 artists.

"Dorrough Music" is currently ranked #5 on the iTunes chart of top hip hop albums and continues to climb! Dorrough's single, "Ice Cream Paint Job" is available now at http://www.itunes.com/dorrough.

Check out the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cAiQjxBa4E8&feature=channel

On "Ice Cream Paint Job" Dorrough describes his tricked out ride over a warbly keyboard and mid-tempo drums. The track broke out of San Francisco and Dallas and has exploded nationwide.

Dorrough's fans are on the street and on-line. Over at MySpace where he is ranked at #65 overall, his current combined audio plays come in at a staggering 10.2 million.

Billboard Magazine featured Dorrough for its "Breaking Through" feature and wrote, "The spotlight is shining on him." XXL Magazine concurs by saying "...what makes this E1-singed talent stand out from the rest is his assured, clear delivery and the effectiveness of his hooks."

For more information please visit www.myspace.com/dorroughmusic or www.youtube.com/kochrecords.

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