November 19, 2007 14:49 ET

Massari and CP Records Part Ways

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 19, 2007) - Canadian R&B Recording Artist, Massari and independent record label, Capital Prophets (CP) Records Inc. have come to a mutual agreement to dissolve their relationship.

Massari achieved breakthrough success with his self-titled, debut album, released by CP Records in May 2005. The album sold out nation-wide in only two days and debuted on the Top 40 Soundscan Chart. With chart-topping singles and videos, Massari became one of the biggest selling Canadian Pop/R&B artists of 2005 and CP Records established itself as the premiere independent R&B hip hop label in Canada. The success continued internationally with tours in Europe, the Middle East, Australia, and the United States.

Massari is looking forward to entering a new chapter in his musical career and is thankful for the incredible success that his partnership with CP Records has given to him.

"I'm looking forward to a fresh start. I would like to thank the fans for their continued support throughout my career. I am truly lucky to have such supportive fans that have been a strong force in allowing me to achieve all that I have achieved in my career. I feel that parting ways with Capital Prophet Records is the best thing for me at this point in my career and I look forward to sharing my new experiences with all of you in the near future." - Massari, R&B Recording Artist

Both Massari and the CP Records family wish each other well in all their future endeavours.

About Massari:

Massari (pronounced Ma-Sar-ee) burst onto the Canadian music scene achieving remarkable success as an independent Pop/R&B artist in Canada. His self-titled debut released in May 2005, debuted on the Top 40 SoundScan Chart at #29, and #6 on the R&B chart. His videos have received top accolades with heavy rotation at video outlets, two back-to-back # 1 videos on the MuchMusic Top 30 Countdown, a #1 video at Musique Plus, and multiple award nominations (Much Music Video Awards, Juno Awards). Massari has also found chart-topping success internationally with countless tours and appearances in Europe, The Middle East, Australia and the United States.

About CP Records:

CP Records is an Ottawa based independent record label that was formed in 2001 by a young budding entrepreneur, Tony Sal. The label quickly became one of the most successful urban independent labels in Canada with the successful release of Massari's self-titled debut album and followed up with the release of Belly's debut album, The Revolution. The label has a string of 4 consecutive #1 videos at MuchMusic between the two artists.

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