Capone Presents “Hip-Hop Throwdown”
New York, NY -- Capone from CNN is giving (1) MySpace Artist/Group and (1) Producer the chance to be featured on new album that is being released On A-Team Entertainment/SMC Recordings. The contest will start Summer 2007.
Capone was one-half of the Queens based powerhouse Capone-N-Noreaga, a duo which sold over 1 million albums in their short-lived career. The pair met at the Collins Correctional Facility in New York, quickly hitting it off. Capone was from the Queensbridge Projects and Noreaga
was from Lefrak City. Shortly beforefinishing the recording of their debut album, War Report (1997), Capone was sent to prison for breaking parole on a weapons charge, but War Report became an underground hit and went gold. Noreaga released two solo albums while Capone was incarcerated, and upon his release, the duo released The Reunion, which also went gold