Latin Rap Artist Capone-E Inks New Deal Print
Written by Robert ID2766   
Thursday, 22 June 2006 09:58

In a move that no one saw coming and after months of negotiating, Latin rap artist Mr. Capone-e inks his deal with SMC Recordings. Capone-e jumped into the studio to complete ‘Don''t Get It Twisted’, an album that will reflect the rap artists new venture with SMC and show who rules the West Coast hip-hop and rap music scene.

The album, ‘Don''t Get It Twisted’, features a lead single by the same name, featuring the hip-hop mega-successful rap artist Twista. With the release scheduled for Fall of 2006, ‘Don''t Get It Twisted’ features production by Fingerz and Lil Joe, as well as additional cameos by fellow rap and hip-hop artists like Lil Easy E, Bizzy Bone, Layzie Bone and Lil Flip. Capone-e will continue his collaboration with Lil Flip later this year on an effort entitled “Lil Flip and Mr. Capone-e present…”

‘Don''t Get It Twisted’ is a record that all can enjoy - perfect for a party, but still gritty enough to earn respect on the streets. Capone-e is confident that his new alliance with SMC Recordings will ensure that the album reaches everyone with ears.  “I like SMC for their independent label style, but they work hard and are organized. They deal with PR, radio and promotions like a major label and I like that they have distribution by Fontana,” he says.

Ralph Tashjian, CEO of SMC Recordings, shares in Capone-e's excitement. “When I heard this album, it confirmed my belief that Capone-e was a perfect fit for SMC. He's a break out star and we expect incredible sales,” he predicts, “This one can go the distance.” ‘Don''t Get It Twisted’.

Release is scheduled for Fall of 2006