TAM TAM A.K.A HOT TAMALA IS NO NEW COMER TO THE HIP HOP WORLD. EMERGING STRAIGHT OUT OF ALABAMA, A STATE UNHEARD OF BY THE MUSIC INDUSTRY AND PURE TALENT ALWAYS WENT UNDISCOVERED. TAM TAM ALWAYS HAD A PASSION FOR WRITING SHORT STORIES AND POETRY AND WAS...
TAM TAM A.K.A HOT TAMALA IS NO NEW COMER TO THE HIP HOP WORLD. EMERGING STRAIGHT OUT OF ALABAMA, A STATE UNHEARD OF BY THE MUSIC INDUSTRY AND PURE TALENT ALWAYS WENT UNDISCOVERED. TAM TAM ALWAYS HAD A PASSION FOR WRITING SHORT STORIES AND POETRY AND WAS ACADEMICALLY INCLINED. SHE TOOK AN INTEREST IN MUSIC AFTER VIEWING A VIDEO ON KRISS KROSS. SHE FELL IN LOVE WITH THE RAP DUO AND WANTED TO MEET THEM JUST LIKE EVERY OTHER YOUNG GIRL IN AMERICA. HER INSPIRATION CAME FROM ARTISTS LIKE TLC, DA BRAT, SALT-N-PEPPA, MC LYTE AND QUEEN LATIFAH. SHE HAD AN UNDENYING HUNGER FOR THE ART. NOT REALLY KNOWING WHERE TO START,TAM TAM ALONG WITH HER COUSIN FORMED A GROUP CALLED NICE-N-NASTEE. THE FIRST LABEL SHE WAS AFFILIATED WITH WAS OWNED BY HER OLDER BROTHER MALCOLM “ZANZIBAR” GOPHER. HE INTRODUCED HER TO THE WORLD OF EIGHTBALL & MJG AND ALSO TOLD HER THAT JAY-Z WOULD BECOME ONE OF THE GREATEST RAPPERS WHEN REASONABLE DOUBT FIRST DROPPED.
WITH THE COMBINATION OF DRIVE AND HUSTLE TAM TAM QUICKLY MADE A NAME FOR HERSELF IN THE STREETS. SHE NEXT BECAME A PART OF THE GROUP MELLO DRAMA FOUNDED BY C-DOVE . WHILE UNDER MANAGEMENT WITH SLACK ENTERTAINMENT GROUP, MELLO DRAMA BEGAN TRAVELING AND OPENING UP SHOWS FOR MASTER P, MYSTIKAL AND TWISTER. SHE LATER MET SHAWN WALKER WHO STARTED THE LABEL BIG IMAGE ENTERTAINMENT AND HE FINANCED HER FIRST ALBUM CALLED “IMAGENIT” AND IT BECAME A LOCAL SUCCESS. TAM TAM STARTED CREATING MORE MUSIC AND REALLY SHARPENED HER SKILLS. A SECOND PROJECT WAS RELEASED IN 2002 CALLED “HOT TAMALA”. THE SINGLE FROM THAT ALBUM WAS CALLED “WELCOME HOT TAMALA” AND IT WAS THE FIRST LOCAL HIT IN HUNTSVILLE, AL ON WEUP (103.1). THIS OPENED THE DOORS FOR MANY LOCAL ARTISTS. THE STATION FINALLY EMBRACED LOCAL MUSIC! THIS ALBUM WAS ALSO A REGIONAL SUCCESS.
IN 2004 A SECOND SINGLE WAS RELEASED CALLED “C U PEEPIN” FEAT. DIRTY FROM UNIVERSAL RECORDS. THIS SINGLE GAINED MORE RADIO PLAY AND CHARTED BILLBOARD MONITOR AIRPLAY. SOON THERE AFTER TAM LINKED UP WITH BIG CAT RECORDS AND HAD WHAT SEEMED TO BE A PROMISING SITUATION IN THE WORKS. THE LABEL STARTED TO DISMANTLE AFTER THE SUCCESS OF GUCCI MANE.
TAM TAM PERFORMED MANY SHOWS BETWEEN 2004-2006 OFF THE MAJOR BUZZ. HER FAVORITE SHOW WAS OPENING UP FOR LUDACRIS. TAM TAM ALSO BEGAN TAKING LAW CLASSES AT SANFORD BROWN BETWEEN 2006-2007 WHILE WORKING ON MORE MUSIC. SHE HAS WORKED WITH A HOST OF PRODUCERS. ERIK GRIGGS OF THE MULTI-PLATINUM AND GRAMMY NOMINATED UNDERDOGS/J RECORDS PRODUCED SEVERAL TRACKS ON HER UP AND COMING RELEASE. HE IS MOST KNOWN FOR “NO AIR” BY PLATINUM RECORDING ARTISTS JORDIN SPARKS AND CHRIS BROWN. HER NEW SINGLE “FOREVER YOU AND I” FEAT. LYFE JENNING’S BROTHER, JAY RUSH, IS ALREADY MAKING MAJOR NOISE. CLEVELAND’S VERY OWN, YUNG PLATINUM, PRODUCED THIS HIT. PRODUCER LST IS ALSO DELIVERING SEVERAL HITS TO HER HIGHLY ANTICIPATED RELEASE.
IN 2008 TAM TAM WAS NOMINATED FOR A BEST PERFORMANCE AWARD FROM THE SEA’S AND WON AN UNDERGROUND GRAMMY FOR ARTIST MAKING THE MOST MAJOR MOVES. SHE RECENTLY RELEASED A MIXTAPE CALLED “THINK IT’S GAME” HOSTED BY DJ MIST AND DJ MONTAY OF BIG OOMP CAMP AND THE SOUTHERN STYLE DJ’S. SHE IS RESPECTED AS ONE OF THE DOPEST ARTISTS TO GRACE THE MIC.
TRAEDONYA ANNOUNCES SAM ASH REMIX CONTEST WINNER by firstname.lastname@example.org TRAEDONYA ANNOUNCES SAM ASH REMIX CONTEST WINNER DJ PROPHIT FOR SINGLE "I'LL GIVE IT 2 UProhibition Entertainment would like to announce the official winner of the Sam Ash global remix competition...
TRAEDONYA ANNOUNCES SAM ASH REMIX CONTEST WINNER by email@example.com TRAEDONYA ANNOUNCES SAM ASH REMIX CONTEST WINNER DJ PROPHIT FOR SINGLE "I'LL GIVE IT 2 U
Prohibition Entertainment would like to announce the official winner of the Sam Ash global remix competition for R&B crossover vocalist TRAEDONYA hot single "I'LL GIVE IT 2 U." The winner is Producer/DJ Prophit of Dayton,Ohio. The event was held on July 31st at the Sam Ash music chain's Springfield, NJ store.
The winning mix which features emerging Emcee TAM TAM, out of Huntsville, Alabama is an in the box urban pop track. As part of the competition rules the winning mix will be promoted to record-pools, blogs, all types of radio including internet, satellite and commercial this fall and winter. The remix is scheduled to go to radio Oct 21st and will be in global digital stores by that date. The remix shall be promoted in all major music territories as well. Prohibition has partnered with top notch promotions/PR companies in the USA, Canada, UK, Australia and France for this release.
TRAEDONYA AKA "THE BRIDE OF THE NEW FUNK HIPOPERA" critically acclaimed single "BELOVED" has allowed her to develop a global audience and is looking forward to giving R&B/URBAN heads a track they can wrap their heads around. TRAEDONYA has said in interviews,"I am a left field artist and I do not want to be pigeonhold into one genre. I am very excited about the track, I love what DJ Prophit did with the single.
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DJ Prophit said "I was very positive on the track because I loved the vocals and it motivated me to come up with something edgy but poppy too. Regionally, I got positive feedback and would like to thank the X-Squad DJ's for assistance with getting me that feedback. So I felt pretty confident I had a good chance of winning.
Prohibition is excited to have the winning remix and after hearing from a small sample of industry tastemakers and Myspace listeners, feels confident the track may be a winner the 2nd time as well.
Click the links below to learn more about TRAEDONYA and the winning remixer/ producer DJ Prophit:
**CLICK HERE FOR SKOPE TV PHONER WITH TRAEDONYA & DJ PROPHIT**