Interscope

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Interscope Records is an American record label, owned by Universal Music Group, and operates as one third of UMG’s Interscope-Geffen-A&M label group.

Interscope was formed in 1990 by Jimmy Iovine and Ted Field with financial support from Atlantic Records (which owned a 50% stock in the label). Upon its creation, it was initially distributed by Atlantic Records’ subsidiary East West Records America.

The label’s first release was Latin-rapper Gerardo, who scored a top 5, gold hit with “Rico Suave” in the spring of 1991. More early success came later in the year when the label released the debut album from Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch, which went platinum in early 1992. During this time, Interscope also signed rapper Tupac Shakur, Primus, No Doubt and Nine Inch Nails. They also released Bad4Good’s album, Refugee in 1992, yet it was a commercial flop.

Though Interscope seemed to be on a roll with its first few releases, the label was faced with criticism for manufacturing what was considered cookie-cutter hip-hop that many did not take seriously. That changed when, in 1992, Iovine financially assisted Suge Knight and Dr. Dre in the creation of Death Row Records, and arranged for Interscope to distribute its records. The arrangement hit paydirt when Death Row and Interscope released The Chronic, the solo debut album from rapper/producer Dr. Dre.

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  • RETURNTOPARADIS

    Interscope pior gravadora.

    November 2013
  • brrrug

    Amo com Lana dominando ainda, hahahahahahahaha.

    August 2013
  • Jeffersonpop

    Girlicious <3

    July 2013
  • CrushItaly

    Check it out: http://www.lastfm.it/music/CRUSH!

    June 2013
  • YuriWariss

    Quero ser da interscope <3

    May 2013
  • ceeelio

    Melhor gravadora do mundo ♥

    April 2013
  • Paulo-Buchholz

    Waiting you guys post the MDNA Deluxe bonus tracks, thank you [2]

    April 2013
  • IfUSeekLucas

    Waiting you guys post the MDNA Deluxe bonus tracks, thank you

    March 2013
  • Go_diego

    os maiores artistas são da interscope

    March 2013
  • Arthurmva

    "ESSA PORRA É MUITO MAS MUITO RUIM SENHOR" Aprende a usar o mas e o mais, e depois tenta entender uma letra dela que a gente conversa.

    February 2013
  • Littlemonster_R

    17.099.138 ouvintes (2.640.834.380 execuções) wow

    February 2013
  • dynamite-girl

    Acho engraçado gente que tem Miley Cyrus, Hilary Duff, RBD, Carly Rae Jepsen e Wanessa no top artists falando que a música da Lana é ruim. KKKKKKKK Droga é a discografia dessas merdas que vcs ouvem.

    January 2013
  • FerdinandaPlato

    @PauloHallier É Pq vc já derreteu o seu cérebro ouvindo WANESSA e outros lixos, aí não consegue mais apreciar músicas de qualidade.

    December 2012
  • TheMMs2

    lana killed the weekly top tracks [4]

    November 2012
  • FerdinandaPlato

    Lana sambando , amo.

    November 2012
  • MichaelYeahGray

    lana killed the weekly top tracks [3] :D

    November 2012
  • Zalache

    lana killed the weekly top tracks [2] novamente. haha

    September 2012
  • PauloHallier

    Como Lana Del Sono com 25 mil execuções em uma música.ESSA PORRA É MUITO MAS MUITO RUIM SENHOR

    September 2012
  • satisfcktion

    lana killed the weekly top tracks

    August 2012
  • GrrrlGoneWild

    when you up the album from Cheryl - A Million Lights?

    July 2012
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