SOURCE: SMC Recordings Inc.

December 02, 2010 17:43 ET

SMC Recordings Inc. Heats Up in December With MTV Premieres & iTunes Features & Billboard Charts

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - December 2, 2010) - SMC Recordings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMCE), a leading independent Hip Hop label, is finishing out the year with some major placements and developments. Their artists are snagging magazine covers, taking over the airwaves and impacting charts!

Several channels in the MTV Network, including MTV2, MTVJams & mtvU have premiered Atlanta rapper Killer Mike's new video "Ready Set Go" featuring T.I. this past Tuesday (11/30) as part of their Sucker Free Week. The video debuted on MTV2's countdown at #19 and is currently #2 on MTV.com's most viewed videos. Killer Mike is readying for his new album "PL3DGE," due out February 8th, 2011, and his single "Ready Set Go" will be on sale Dec. 7th.

The late Big L's highly anticipated release, "Return of the Devil's Son" debuted on the iTunes Hip Hop Charts in the Top 30 and landed #73 on the Billboard's Hip Hop/Rap Charts. Next up for the project, SMC is collaborating with the legendary Hip Hop label, Fat Beats, for a vinyl collector's edition.

The Pack continues making waves nationally with mtvU, premiering their latest video "Dance Floor" featuring Pop sensation Dev of "Like A G6" fame. Group members Lil B & Young L grace the cover of this month's issue of the FADER magazine, recognizing them as the stars of tomorrow. The Pack's new album "Wolfpack Party" is on sale now and as a special promotion with iTunes, it will be available for the next two weeks for $6.99.

These are just a few of the highlights from the SMC roster as they gear up to break out with an explosive new year of new partnerships and artist signings to be announced.

For more info on SMC Recordings visit www.smcrecordings.com

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.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Ron Taylor
    Investor Relations Division
    SMC Recordings
    415-746-6482