Daily Archives: August 22, 2008

The Hip-Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN) Issues Call To Action At The 2008 Democratic National Convention In Denver

The Hip-Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN), the world’s largest coalition of hip-hop artists and recording industry executives, is heading to the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver next week to call to action youth voters across America. HSAN CEO/President Dr. Benjamin Chavis and Executive Director Valeisha Butterfield will be at the Convention representing the organization. They will be speaking about their ongoing get out the youth vote (GOTV) programs and initiatives. “One of the most important, undisputed realities of the 2008 election will be the powerful impact of the youth vote. All national polls confirm this as well as the record youth voter turn-out during the 2008 primaries,” Dr. Chavis declared. “The Hip-Hop Summit Action Network will be in Denver and in Minneapolis to ensure that the GOTV work among all of the numerous organizations is well coordinated. We are proud to witness the hip-hop generations contribution to the political transformation of American society.”


Duck Down Records Announces A New Album Deal With B-Real “Smoke N Mirrors” In Stores January 27th, 2009

In a continuing effort to expand their talented roster of artists, Duck Down Records has just announced a new album deal with B-Real, of Cypress Hill for his first solo album debut, “SMOKE N MIRRORS,” in stores January 27th, 2009.