• New De La Soul Catalog Owners Say They'll Work With Band to Bring Albums to Streaming Services

    19 days ago - By Pitchfork

    Reservoir Media purchases Tommy Boy Music, including De La Soul's discography, for $100 million
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  • Reservoir Acquires Tommy Boy Music, Label Home of Hip-Hop Legends

    19 days ago - By Billboard

    Reservoir has added a legendary label to its portfolio ahead of plans to go public. The music company announced on Friday it has acquired Tommy Boy Music, the 40-year-old record label credited with launching the careers of Queen Latifah, Coolio, De La Soul and scores of other hip-hop greats.
    The deal includes master rights to the entire Tommy Boy catalog, encompassing more than 6,000 songs, and features such hits as Coolio's “Gangsta's Paradise,” House of Pain's “Jump Around,” and Afrika Bambaataa & The Soulsonic Force's “Planet Rock.” Financial details of the acquisition were not...
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  • Reservoir acquires legendary hip hop indie Tommy Boy

    19 days ago - By Hypebot

    Reservoir has acquired legendary indie Hip-Hop and Electronic record label Tommy Boy. The deal encompasses more than 6,000 Tommy Boy masters including Coolio's “Gangsta's Paradise,” House of Pain's “Jump Around,”.
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