Pleasure P

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Pleasure P
PleasureP WGCI 2009-11-16.jpg
Pleasure P at WGCI Coca Cola Lounge, Chicago, Illinois
Background information
Birth name Marcus Ramone Cooper
Also known as P. Dupriney, P. Ron, Prettie Rickie (1997-2004)
Born (1984-12-27) December 27, 1984 (age 29)
Origin Carver Ranches, West Park, Florida, United States
Genres R&B, pop, hip hop
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, record producer
Years active 2004–present
Labels Swagga Entertainment, E1 Music
Associated acts Pretty Ricky, Teairra Mari

Marcus Ramone Cooper (born December 27, 1984), better known by his stage name Pleasure P is an American R&B singer-songwriter, who experienced success as a member of the group Pretty Ricky before embarking on a solo career in 2007. His album The Introduction of Marcus Cooper was released on June 2009. On October, 2014, Pleasure P and the rest of Pretty Ricky officialised on Instagam a reunion tour with a bluestars 2 album for 2015.

Career[edit]

2009-2012: The Introduction of Marcus Cooper[edit]

After leaving the group Pretty Ricky. Pleasure P began working on his solo career, he released his solo debut single "Did You Wrong" on July 22, 2008.[1] The single debuted at #90 on the Billboard 100 Hot charts, and debuted at #20 on the top R&B/Hip-Hop charts as well. Pleasure P also released a 2008 EP entitled "Boyfriend #2", including "Did You Wrong" and a promo single "Boyfriend #2", released digitally and as an LP disc. Videos for "Did You Wrong" and "Boyfriend #2" were released digitally and on MySpace. Later on in 2009 he also released the song "Under" from the album. His solo debut album, The Introduction of Marcus Cooper was released on June 9, 2009. The album was originally to be released in January, but was finally released after several delays. Pleasure P's career received a boost by being featured in the second single from Flo Rida's album R.O.O.T.S., gaining publicity from his presence on its guest list.

2012: New label and King of Romance[edit]

On June 21, 2012, Pleasure P. released the first single off his upcoming sophomore effort titled "I Love Girls" featuring Young Money artist Tyga. His upcoming album is entitled King of Romance and is due out later this year. This will be the first album off of his new record deal with E1 Music. Pleasure P is working on his second single called "I Really Need to Know". On September 16, 2013 Pleasure P came out with a new single called " Kiss Me". [2]

2014: Pleasure P New Mixtape Break up to Make Up[edit]

On February 6 , 2014, Pleasure P announced on his official Instagram that he will be releasing his first single off his new mix-tape titled " Letter To My Ex." Pleasure P's new mix -tape "Break Up to Make Up" released February 14th 2014 [3]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

List of albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart positions
US
[4]
US
R&B

[5]
The Introduction of Marcus Cooper 10 2
TBA
  • Released: TBA
  • Label: Swagga, E1
  • Format: CD, digital download
To be released

Singles[edit]

As lead artist[edit]

List of singles, with selected chart positions, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Album
US
[6]
US
R&B

[7]
"Did You Wrong" 2008 90 20 The Introduction of Marcus Cooper
"Boyfriend #2" 2009 42 2
"Under" 78 5
"I Love Girls"
(featuring Tyga)
2012 65 King of Romance
"I Really Need to Know"
"Kiss Me" 2013 Break Up to Make Up (mixtape)

As featured performer[edit]

List of singles, with selected chart positions, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Album
US
[8]
US
R&B

[9]
CAN
[10]
UK
[11]
"Hunt 4 U"
(Teairra Marí featuring Pleasure P)
2009 Non-album single
"Shone"
(Flo Rida featuring Pleasure P)
57 81 38 144 R.O.O.T.S.
"Aloha"
(Fat Joe featuring Pleasure P and Rico Love)
86 Jealous Ones Still Envy 2 (J.O.S.E. 2)
"Hands on You"
(Juvenile featuring Pleasure P)
Cocky & Confident
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Tours[edit]

Awards and nominations[edit]

  • Grammy Awards
    • 2010, Best Male R&B Vocal Performance: "Under" (nominated)
    • 2010, Best R&B Song: "Under" (nominated)
    • 2010, Best Contemporary R&B Album (nominated) [12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.last.fm/music/Pleasure+P/Did+You+Wrong
  2. ^ http://www.blakmusicfirst.fr/14-categorie-11377933.html
  3. ^ http://orangemixtapes.com/mixtape/P/643/1062-pleasure-p-break-up-to-make-up.html
  4. ^ "Pleasure P Album & Song Chart History: Billboard 200". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 13, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Pleasure P Album & Song Chart History: R&B/Hip-Hop Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 13, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Pleasure P Album & Song Chart History: Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 13, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Pleasure P Album & Song Chart History: R&B/Hip-Hop Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 13, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Flo Rida Album & Song Chart History: Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 13, 2012. 
  9. ^ Peak chart positions for guest appearances on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart in the United States:
  10. ^ "Flo Rida Album & Song Chart History: Canadian Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 13, 2012. 
  11. ^ Zywietz, Tobias (February 6, 1997). "Chart Log UK: Adam F – FYA". Zobbel.de. Hung Medien. Retrieved May 13, 2012. 
  12. ^ "The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards Nomimees List". National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. 2010. Retrieved 2010-02-16. 

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