SOURCE: SMC Recordings Inc.

December 28, 2009 16:00 ET

SMC Recordings Inc. Benefits From Continued Success With iTunes

Rakim's Album Named in the Best Hip Hop Albums of 2009 and SMC's iPhone Applications Are Now Available

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - December 28, 2009) - SMC Recordings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMCE) reports that iTunes has just announced their Top Hip Hop Albums for 2009 and Rakim's "The Seventh Sea" was on the list! Rakim has brick placement on the Hip Hop page of the iTunes music store.

In addition to the confirmation of Rakim's excellence, this week Apple's iTunes storefront offered another milestone for the growing company. SMC's partnership with MixMatchMusic's MobBase to create iPhone applications for their artists has finally come to fruition. iPhone applications for The Jacka, Killer Mike and Town Thizzness (a breeding ground for hot new artists) is now available for free download via the Apple iTunes Store or directly from your iPhone.

The new iPhone applications allow exclusive access to SMC artists. A user can stream their entire musical catalog, watch music videos, check news, photos, twitter and other social networks related to the artists. The applications are being constantly updated with new content. "Our intentions are to reward true fans with a direct connection to the artists as well as offer the best introduction possible to discover our artists," says SMC co-founder, Will Bronson.

About SMC Recordings:

Established in March of 2005, SMC Recordings is home to independent music and artists. Based in San Francisco, CA, the company's prized accomplishment is its unique philosophy of artist development, where artists are encouraged to participate with the label from inception through maintenance of their careers. This innovative structure has garnered industry veterans to join the company and aid in its growth.

SMC is distributed by Fontana, the indie distribution subsidiary of Universal. It is SMC's humble regional beginnings and loyalty to their artists and their careers that will guarantee the company to always be on the precipice of creativity and expansion in the music game.

About MobBase

MobBase ( is a new service by MixMatchMusic ( that makes it easy for musicians to create, launch and manage their own, custom iPhone applications. MobBase is a low cost way for musicians to share music, photos, videos, tweets, news, information about shows, merchandise and other content with fans on their mobile devices.

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