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Cashville Records

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Cashville Records
Founded2005 (2005)
FounderYoung Buck
Distributor(s)RED Distribution, Universal Records
GenreHip hop, Southern hip hop, gangsta rap
Country of originU.S.
LocationNashville, Tennessee
Official websitemyspace.com/cashvillerecords1

Cashville Records (formerly G-Unit South) is an American independent record label based in Nashville, Tennessee founded by rapper Young Buck. Initially founded as a southern branch of 50 Cent's G-Unit Records, the label became "Cashville Records" in late 2007 after a dispute between 50 Cent and Young Buck led to Buck being banned from using the G-Unit logo or name to distribute his music. The label has signed such acts as The Outlawz, C-Bo, Lil Scrappy, D4L and more.[1]

History

In 2008, The Outlawz were the latest addition to Cashville Records, joining veteran rapper C-Bo, who became a part of the label's roster in January.[1]

In late 2011, it was rumoured that Lil' Kim was signing with the label. She would later confirm this in an interview stating that "If y'all don’t know, this my boy right here. G-Unit South, that’s where it’s at... And I’m family too, down with the G-Unit camp. We got surprises for y'all." she said in an interview with Rap-Up.com. As of 2012, nothing had happened.[2]

Rapper Mystikal also confirms that he himself almost signed to the label in 2012 after he revealed that he got many offers while in prison, including a very attractive deal from Cashville Records. However, he later signed with YMCMB.[3]

In 2012, West coast veteran rapper, C-Bo, released his first album on the label and plans on releasing his second album Orca in 2012 as well.

After Young Buck heard Tha City Paper's mixtape DOPaminE he was quick to sign him to Cashville Records in early 2012. In Summer 2012, both Buck and Paper linked up for a Collaboration mixtape entitled G.a.S - Gangsta and Street, this was the first project Paper released through Cashville Records since he signed to the label.[4]

Newly signed artist Rukus 100 released his first project on the label in early 2013, the project was an Official Mixtape called "Smokin' Out The Pound" soon after a DVD was released also named "Smokin' Out The Pound". These projects were released to help promote Rukus upcoming debut album on Cashville Records Money Hungry.

Artists

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Current acts

Act Co-Signed with Year signed Albums under the label
Young Buck Founder 2
Lil Murda Strong Mind Entertainment 2005
Hi-C Strong Mind Entertainment 2005
615 (Rap Group) 2006 1
C-Bo West Coast Mafia Records 2007 3
The Outlawz (Rap Group) 1Nation Entertainment 2008 1
Young Noble 1Nation Entertainment 2008
E.D.I. Mean 1Nation Entertainment 2008 1
Kastro 1Nation Entertainment 2008
Sosa Tha Plug Shark Entertainment 2009
Shannon Sanders 2010
Charlie P BlackFly Music 2011
Rukus 100 Pound Pusha Productions 2012
Tha City Paper 2012 1
Paperchase 2012
Big O 2013
Generation X (Rap Group) 2013
Oskie 2018
2GunNut 2018
Kamp Kens 2018
Tray 8 2018
Goldie 2018

Former acts

Fluid Outrage 2010–11

In-house producers

  • Broadway
  • Young Buck
  • Celsizzle
  • Fate Eastwood
  • Coop
  • Heartbeatz
  • G.O.T.H.A.M. City
  • BandPlay

Discography

The following is a list of albums released through Cashville Records. Additional record label involvement is also specified.

Artist Album Details
B.G. The Heart of tha Streetz, Vol. 2 (I Am What I Am)
(released with Chopper City Records, Koch Records)
  • Released: March 21, 2006
  • Chart position: 6 U.S.
  • Sales: 120,000[5]
Lil Scrappy Bred 2 Die Born 2 Live
(released with BME, Reprise, Warner Bros., G-Unit)
  • Released: December 5, 2006
  • Chart position: 4 U.S.
  • Sales: 402,000 (As of 2006)[6]
Young Buck Buck the World
(released with G-Unit, Interscope)
  • Released: March 27, 2007
  • Chart position: 3 U.S.
  • Sales: 500,000 (As of 2007)[7]
615 The Hustle Dont Stop
(released with Strong Mind Entertainment)
  • Released: April 23, 2008
  • Chart position: N/A
  • Sales: N/A
E.D.I. Mean The Stash Spot
(released with 1Nation Entertainment)
  • Released: March 23, 2010
  • Chart position: N/A
  • Sales: N/A
Young Buck The Rehab
(released with Real Talk Ent., Fontana)
  • Released: September 7, 2010
  • Chart position: 56 U.S.
  • Sales: 25,000[8]
The Outlawz Perfect Timing
(released with Universal, 1Nation Entertainment, Fontana)
  • Released: September 13, 2011
  • Chart position: 27 U.S.
  • Sales: N/A
C-Bo Cali Connection
(released with West Coast Mafia Records, Black October Music)
  • Released: February 28, 2012
  • Chart position: TBA
  • Sales: TBA
C-Bo Orca
(released with West Coast Mafia Records, RBC Records)
  • Released: July 3, 2012
  • Chart position: TBA
  • Sales: TBA
Tha City Paper Paper View 2
(released with Trap-n-Trunks)
  • Released: April 26, 2014
  • Chart position: TBA
  • Sales: TBA
C-Bo The Mobfather 2
(released with West Coast Mafia Records, RBC Records)
  • Released: July 24, 2015
  • Chart position: TBA
  • Sales: TBA
Artist DVD Details
Rukus 100 Smoking Out The Pound
(released with Pound Pusha Productions, BlackFly Music)
  • Released: May 7, 2013
Young Buck Buck Mentality
(released with BlackFly Music)
  • Released: December 20, 2013

Upcoming Releases

   
Name Singles Release Date Artist(s) Album
Money Hungry "On My Counter" featuring Young Buck
"Gettin' Money"[9]
"This Aint That"[10]
"Gettin’ Em Gone"
"Jump" featuring Paperchase
TBA, 2014 Rukus 100 Studio Album
Raised Out Da Concrete "Rain" featuring Ego TBA, 2014 Generation X Studio Album

References

  1. ^ a b "Young Buck Brings the Outlawz to Cashville Records; Planning Reality Show". Rap Basement. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
  2. ^ HipHopDX (19 June 2011). "Lil' Kim Publicly Aligns Herself With G-Unit South At Shawty Lo Concert". HipHopDX. Archived from the original on 19 October 2014. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
  3. ^ "Video: Mystikal On Almost Signing To G-Unit South". Xclusives Zone. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
  4. ^ "iTunes - Music - G.A.S. - Gangsta & Street by Young Buck & Tha City Paper". iTunes. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
  5. ^ "Prince". Billboard. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
  6. ^ "Ciara, Eminem, Stefani Overtake The Billboard 200". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2012-02-08.
  7. ^ "McGraw Leads Seven Top 10 Debuts Onto Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
  8. ^ HipHopDX (15 September 2010). "Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 9/12/2010". HipHopDX. Archived from the original on 2 November 2014. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
  9. ^ "iTunes - Music - Gettin Money - Single by Rukus 100". iTunes. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
  10. ^ "iTunes - Music - This Aint That - Single by Rukus 100". iTunes. Retrieved 19 March 2015.
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