Taylor Gang Records, the label founded by hip hop superstar Wiz Khalifa, announced today Aug 18, 2014 that they have selected INgrooves for global distribution and marketing. The first release expected under the new deal is an EP by the Pittsburgh-based rapper Chevy Woods who's currently making noise with his single "30 Deep," which is getting airplay on radio across the country and on MTV. Other artists on the label include Academy Award winner and Three 6 Mafia member Juicy J, who is also an executive at the label, Ty Dolla $ign, Courtney Noelle, Chevy Woods, Tuki Carter and Berner.
"I'm really excited about this new partnership and can't wait to start pushing projects out!" exclaimed Wiz Khalifa.
"We are longtime fans of Wiz, and he has unsurprisingly assembled an impressive artist roster and executive team at Taylor Gang," says Amy Dietz, General Manager of INgrooves, "We look forward to partnering with them and bringing Taylor Gang's artistic vision to listeners everywhere."
INgrooves Music Group has offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, London and Berlin.
ABOUT TAYLOR GANG ENTERTAINMENTConceptualized in 2008 and Founded in 2011 by award winning rapper Wiz Khalifa, Taylor Gang Entertainment is a record label and management company that anchors out of Pittsburgh, PA. The company is currently home to Academy Award-winning Hip-Hop pioneer Juicy J; rising superstar Ty Dolla $ign, one of the first R&B artists to make XXL Magazine's coveted Freshman list; up-and-coming rapper Chevy Woods; rapper and famed tattoo artist Tuki Carter; rapper and acclaimed entrepreneur Berner; songbird Courtney Noelle and Chicago rapper J.R. Donato. The imprint shares its name with Wiz Khalifa's fans who have also branded themselves the Taylor Gang. Wiz and his artists also tour and record together under the name Taylor Gang and are set to release a group project in the near future.
ABOUT INGROOVES MUSIC GROUP
INgrooves is a leader in the independent music distribution and marketing industry. The company is comprised of INgrooves Distribution Services, INresidence Artist Services and INgrooves Rights Services. All divisions of the company work together to provide independent labels, artists and management with comprehensive and customizable solutions for global distribution, marketing & promotion, sync licensing, music publishing and administrative support to maximize their earnings potential and consumer reach in today's dynamic music marketplace. The Company's proprietary software platform facilitates real-time asset management, and via their Client Console, INgrooves clients have total visibility on the status of their releases and access to monthly retail sales reports & analytics.