SOURCE: E1 Music

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January 28, 2010 13:04 ET

Push Management/Grand Hustle/E1 Music Release New Album by Memphis Hip Hop Duo 8Ball and MJG

"Ten Toes Down" to Be Released on April 6th, 2010

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - January 28, 2010) - Push Management/Grand Hustle/E1 Music is happy to announce the release of "Ten Toes Down," the highly anticipated new album by Memphis legends 8Ball & MJG. The album will be released on Push Management/Grand Hustle/E1 Music on April 6th, 2010.

Grand Hustle co-founder and hip hop icon T.I. states, "I'm happy to be working with America's #1 independent, E1 Music."

"Ten Toes Down" features Snoop Dogg, T.I., Bun B, David Banner, Young Dro with production by Frank Nitti of Nitti Beats, Drumma Boy, David Banner, Nard & B, and Mo B. Dick.

A video for the title track was just shot by director Gabriel Hart, and will be serviced shortly. Some behind the scenes footage can be seen here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVGD8Hq1t68.

Ever since the duo's 1993 successful debut, "Comin' Hard," 8Ball & MJG have been at the forefront of the southern rap movement. They went on to release 11 albums, several of which went gold. Their 2004 "Livin Legends" album peaked at #3 on the Billboard Top 200. The duo later teamed up with Three 6 Mafia for the latter's hit single "Stay Fly," which brought both Memphis groups much success.

Grand Hustle's Jason Geter comments, "T.I and I were thrilled to have the opportunity to work with Ball & Gee from the very beginning. We've both been fans, and this new album is classic Ball & Gee material & we're excited for the world to hear it."

8Ball adds, "'Ten Toes Down,' in my opinion, is one of the best 8Ball & MJG albums ever. It's a heart-felt, soul-filled, portion of the lives of 8Ball & MJG. 8Ball & MJG sounds and feels like 8Ball & MJG on this album 4sho!"

Dewayne "Duprano" Martin, CEO, Push Management says, "The 8Ball & MJG / PUSH Management / E1 Music /Grand Hustle partnership is all about bringing the Urban Legends' music back to the streets."

E1 Music President Alan Grunblatt adds, "I'm thrilled to work with 8Ball & MJG again. E1 and Grand Hustle will be unstoppable."

Links to the title track "Ten Toes Down"

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Streaming Link: http://kochent.edgeboss.net/qtime/kochent/8ballandmjg/tentoesdown_explicit.mov

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Streaming Link: http://kochent.edgeboss.net/qtime/kochent/8ballandmjg/tentoesdown_clean.mov

Links to new single "Bring It Back" feat. Young Dro:

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Streaming Link: http://kochent.edgeboss.net/qtime/kochent/8ballandmjg/bringitback_explicit.mov

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Streaming Link: http://kochent.edgeboss.net/qtime/kochent/8ballandmjg/bringitback_clean.mov

For more information, go to: www.e1music.us.

About E1 Entertainment

E1 Entertainment (AIM: ETO) is a leading independent entertainment content owner that acquires film, television and music rights and exploits these rights in all media in more than 190 countries. The company currently operates in Canada, the U.S., the UK, Holland and Belgium through its four primary businesses units: E1 Television, E1 Films, E1 Music and E1 Distribution. These businesses collectively represent E1's extensive expertise in film distribution, television and music production/distribution, Kids content, Licensing and Distribution. E1's content library includes more than 3,700 feature films, 2,700 hours of original television programming and 15,000 music tracks.

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