Another PodShow Exclusive: Giants of Rap Snoop Dogg Sits down with The Hyphy Show, Rap-Up Talks with The Game as Doctor’s Advocate Debuts at #1 on the Billboard Charts
- PodShow’s Hyphy Show and Rap-Up Show Mix It Up with Legends and New Blood of Hip Hop and Rap -
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (December 1, 2006) — PodShow, Inc., the #1 new media network, delivering thousands of hours of the best in audio, video and other killer content to a global audience of millions, is currently featuring at www.podshow.com two exclusive shows with two giants of Rap music. This week, The Hyphy Show features rare footage of legendary Rap artist Snoop Dogg performing with pioneering artist Too Short at Snoop’s recent concert at San Francisco’s Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, as well as interviews with some of Snoop’s biggest fans, including NBA All-Star Baron Davis of the Golden State Warriors. Also debuting this week, Rap-Up on PodShow features co founders, Cameron and Devin Lazerine, interviewing The Game about bringing Hip-Hop back to the West Coast and the work behind The Game’s release of Doctor’s Advocate, which sold over 400,000 copies in the first week and debuted at #1 on the Billboard Charts.
“Every day, PodShow brings the world an exciting combination of the most creative people, artists, music, video, and other killer content,” says Adam Curry, PodShow Co founder and President. “Having these legendary artists on theSHOW! is a powerful example of how our network brings the best entertainment and involvement to an audience of millions.”
About The Hyphy Show (hyphy.podshow.com)
The Hyphy Show is produced by Kevin Epps, the critically-acclaimed and commercially successful indie film maker who created “Straight Outta Hunter’s Point,” and the much anticipated “Rap Game”. Hosting the Hyphy show, Malika of MTV’s “Making the Band”, introduces music, videos and interviews the artists and influences at the very roots of hyphy in the “Yay Area”. Connect and Share with The Hyphy Show at hyphy.podshow.com and click it and get it.
About Rap-Up Magazine (rap-up.podshow.com)
Recent episodes of the Rap-Up on PodShow include interviews with Method Man and video footage of Cassie’s cover shoot. Rap-Up is the first nationwide hip-hop and R&B magazine for Gen Y. Founded in 2001, the full-color, glossy publication has featured some of music’s biggest stars including Janet Jackson, T.I., Nelly, Beyoncé, Destiny’s Child, Ludacris, Lil’ Kim, Pharrell, Toni Braxton, Daddy Yankee, and Nick Cannon. The design-oriented title is available at Wal-Mart, Barnes & Noble, Borders, Safeway, Tower Records, Books-A-Million, B. Dalton, Bookstar, Hastings, and other newsstands/bookstores. Rap-Up has appeared on CNN, ABC News, VH1, and mtvU. It has been featured in newspapers and magazines including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, New York Post, USA WEEKEND, GRAMMY Magazine, Entrepreneur, Folio, Fast Company, The Daily News of Los Angeles, and more. In 2006, the magazine was nominated for “Best New Consumer Publication” at the prestigious 55th Annual Maggie Awards.
About PodShow, Inc.
PodShow is the #1 new media network, addressing a global audience of tens-of-millions, comprising PodShow+, PodShow Podcast Network, PodShowPDN, Podcast Alley, indiePodder and the Podsafe Music Network. PodShow+ makes independently produced media more accessible to an audience of millions, providing resources for producers, and enabling marketers to take part in the digital media explosion. PodShow Productions produces serialized content and specials in audio and video for the PodShow Network. BTPodShow.com is a co-branded service from PodShow LTD in partnership with BT, enabling consumers in the UK and Ireland to create, connect and share their content on the PodShow network. PodShow’s CastBlaster Software enables thousands of producers to create and distribute audio podcasts and other productions on the windows platform. The PodShowPDN™ is the first high-performance content delivery network meeting the specific needs of podcasting, delivering a comprehensive creation, production, and delivery and monetization solution for independent producers and mainstream media companies. In every way, PodShow has greatly simplified the production experience for artists and listeners around the world. PodShow is a privately held company, backed by leading venture capital firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sequoia Capital, Sherpalo Ventures and DAG Ventures. For more on PodShow, visit: http://www.podshow.com, and for all queries visit: http://www.podshow.com/contactus.html.
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