Fabolous

Biographie

Fabolous, de son vrai nom John David Jackson, né le à Brooklyn, New York, est un rappeur américain. La carrière de Jackson débute en 1998 ; il se lance dans le rap sur l’émission de radio présentée par DJ Clue, puis sur Hot 97. Jackson est ensuite signé au label de DJ Clue, Desert Storm puis assure un contrat de distribution avec Elektra Records. Son premier album, Ghetto Fabolous (2001), contient les singles à succès Can’t Deny It et Young’n (Holla Back), qui popularisent Jackson. Son deuxième album s’intitule Street Dreams, publié en 2003, qui contient les singles ayant atteint le Top 10 Can’t Let You Go et Into You (Fabolous song). Hormis les chansons de ces albums, Jackson compte également d’autres singles à succès comme Trade It All, Pt. 2, Breathe, Make Me Better, Baby Don’t Go, Throw It in the Bag et You Be Killin’ Em. Il est également connu pour sa participation à des singles comme Superwoman Pt. II de Lil’ Mo, Dip It Low de Christina Milian, Shawty Is a 10 de The-Dream, Addiction de Ryan Leslie, I Can’t Hear the Music de Brutha, She Got Her Own de Jamie Foxx, et Say Aah de Trey Songz.

Nouveau Label : Atlantic Records

En 2004, Jackson signe au label Atlantic Records, après son départ d’Elektra, et publie Real Talk, son premier et unique album chez Atlantic. En 2006, Jackson met un terme à son contrat avec Atlantic et signe officiellement chez Def Jam Recordings. Toujours en 2006, Jackson fonde son propre label, Street Family Records. En 2007, il publie From Nothin’ to Somethin’, au label Def Jam. En 2009, il publie son cinquième album, Loso’s Way. Au fil des années, Jackson publie plusieurs mixtapes, incluant les séries à succès There Is No Competition et The S.O.U.L. Tape. Il publie son sixième album, The Young OG Project, en 2014.


Biography

John David Jackson (born November 18, 1977), better known by his stage name Fabolous, is an American hip hop recording artist from Brooklyn, New York City. Jackson’s career began when he was a senior in high school and ended up rapping live on American record producer and music executive DJ Clue’s radio show, then on Hot 97. Jackson was subsequently signed by DJ Clue to his label Desert Storm, and later secured a distribution deal with Elektra Records. Fabolous’ first release, Ghetto Fabolous (2001), spawned the hit singles « Can’t Deny It » and « Young’n (Holla Back) », which led Jackson to prominence. His second release was 2003’s Street Dreams, which was supported by two Top 10singles « Can’t Let You Go » and « Into You ».

Aside from the aforementioned songs, Jackson has released a string of hit singles, such as « Trade It All, Pt. 2 », « Breathe », « Make Me Better », « Baby Don’t Go », « Throw It in the Bag » and « You Be Killin’ Em ». He is also known for appearing on several R&B singles, including « Superwoman Pt. II » by Lil’ Mo, « Dip It Low » by Christina Milian, « Shawty Is a 10 » by The-Dream, « Addiction » by Ryan Leslie, « I Can’t Hear the Music » by Brutha, « She Got Her Own » by Jamie Foxx, « Say Aah » by Trey Songz, and much more.

New beginnings with Atlantic Records

In 2004, Jackson signed to Atlantic Records, after leaving Elektra, where he released Real Talk, his first and only album under Atlantic. In 2006, Jackson was let out of his contract with Atlantic and officially signed with Def Jam Recordings. Also in 2006, Jackson founded his own record label, Street Family Records. In 2007, he released From Nothin’ to Somethin’, under Def Jam. In 2009, he would go on to release his fifth album, Loso’s Way. Throughout the years Jackson has released several mixtapes, including several installments of his highly acclaimed There Is No Competition series and The S.O.U.L. Tape series, respectively. He released his sixth album, The Young OG Project, in 2014. Fabolous has a current net worth of $23 million that has accumulated mostly from his lucrative music career.

 

L’agence Omax6mum a été chargée de la promotion du concert de FABOLOUS au Cabaret Sauvage à Paris.

  • Date 29/08/2015
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