SOURCE: Flawless Media

November 13, 2006 22:26 ET

Fat Joe Releases "Me, Myself, and I" Through New Terror Squad Label

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NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 13, 2006 -- Fat Joe is releasing "Me, Myself, and I" through his new independent label Terror Squad. "Me, Myself, and I," Fat Joe's seventh album, marks the first project for his newly formed Terror Squad Entertainment distributed by Imperial/EMI. The new release includes appearances from some of the hottest MCs in hip-hop right now, including The Game and Lil Wayne and production from heavy-hitting producers including Scott Storch, DJ Khaled, The Runners, LV and Nujersy Devil.

Fat Joe's first single, "Make It Rain," featuring the Dirty South's heavyweight Lil Wayne and produced by Grammy® award-winning, multi-platinum hit maker Scott Storch is currently receiving over 1500 spins. Acclaimed video and film director Chris Robinson directed the clip for "Make It Rain" in Miami. Diddy, Rick Ross, Baby, Scott Storch and Lil Wayne all make appearances. The video is currently in rotation on MTV2, MTV Jams, BET, Fuse, MTV Tres and MTV Latino.

Fat Joe recently hosted the Red Carpet at the MTV Europe Awards in Copenhagen, Denmark. The LA Times has praised "Me, Myself, and I" with 3 Stars stating, "On his strong seventh album, Fat Joe delivers 12 uncompromising songs that reflect his hard-core roots and highlight his strengths as a rapper... making Joe's latest a well-rounded affair." Billboard chooses the release as a Pick Hit and states, "Fat Joe offers quintessential Don Cartagena rhymes on 'Me, Myself, and I.'" Fat Joe is also artist of the month on Mundos.

After 13 years in the hip-hop game, Fat Joe has remained one of today's most relevant music artists and has garnered street credentials, critical acclaim and commercial success with numerous albums and smash singles, including "Represent," "Don Cartagena," "Jealous Ones Envy," "Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.)," "Loyalty," and "All Or Nothing." Some of his hit singles include "What's Luv" (featuring Ashanti), which was also the most played song in Atlantic Record's history, "We Thuggin,'" featuring R. Kelly and "Get It Poppin,'" featuring Nelly and the Terror Squad smash "Lean Back" which had everyone across America including Bruce Willis doing the dance. It earned the collective a Grammy® nomination for best performance by a rap group or duo. Fat Joe has collaborated with multi-platinum artists such as P. Diddy, Raekwon, Foxy Brown, Eminem, KRS-One, LL Cool J and many others.

"I've been loyal and I've got a passion for the game," says Fat Joe. "I'm here 13 years later, ain't nobody here 13 years later and still relevant the way I am. I work for it, I've got passion for the music that others don't have. Terror Squad Entertainment is so happy to be in the independent world right now and we're going to do amazing things," he continues. "I am so happy to finally be in control of my career."

Contact Information

  • For more information contact:

    Aimee Morris
    Flawless Media/Terror Squad Entertainment
    718-875-1877
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