Chopper City Records

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Chopper City Records
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Parent company Warner Music Group
Founded 2003
Founder Christopher N. Dorsey
Distributor(s) Atlantic Records
Genre Hip hop/R&B/Southern Rap
Country of origin United States
Official website http://www.choppercitymusic.com

Chopper City Records is a record label founded by CEO and rapper Christopher "B.G." Dorsey and Co-CEO Carol Dorsey in Metairie, Louisiana.

Dorsey, signed an independent deal for his Chopper City Records with Koch Records in 2003.[1] After Hurricane Katrina, Chopper City Records had relocated to Detroit, Michigan but later relocated back to Louisiana in Destrehan. B.G. and the roster completed their contracts with Koch in 2007 and B.G. signed a solo deal with Atlantic Records. B.G. recently changed the labels name to Chopper City Music. In 2010, B.G. released the " Moneyside / Murderside" mixtape which heavily featured C.C.G.G.

Current roster[edit]

  • B.G.
  • View
  • Birdy
  • Kent
  • Rooster
  • Jigg
  • Gar
  • Quan G

Former artists[edit]

  • Wood
  • M. Kizzle
  • K'Jon
  • VL Mike (deceased)
  • Snipe
  • Lady Dolla
  • Lil Rip

Releases[edit]

Information
B.G. - Livin' Legend
  • Released: February 25, 2003
  • Chart positions: #21 U.S.
  • Single: Hottest of the Hot, Keep It Gangsta
B.G. - Life After Cash Money
  • Released: July 27, 2004
  • Chart positions: #22 U.S.
  • Singles: I Want It
B.G. - The Heart of Tha Streetz, Vol. 1
  • Released: May 24, 2005
  • Chart positions: #21 U.S.
  • Singles: Where Da At
B.G. - The Heart of tha Streetz, Vol. 2 (I Am What I Am)
  • Released: March 21, 2006
  • Chart positions: #6 U.S.
  • Singles: Move Around
B.G. and the Chopper City Boyz - We Got This
  • Released: February 27, 2007
  • Chart positions: #21 U.S.
  • Singles: Make 'Em Mad
B.G. and the Chopper City Boyz - Life in the Concrete Jungle
  • Released: September 16, 2008
  • Chart positions:#117
  • Singles: Bubblegum
B.G. - Too Hood 2 Be Hollywood[2]
  • Released: December 8, 2009
  • Chart positions: #77 U.S.
  • Singles: For a Minute, Ya Heard Me, My Hood, Back to the Money

Upcoming releases[edit]

  • Ryde For Real

Unreleased Albums[edit]

  • Hakim - Street Poetry (only the Promo was released in 2003)
  • Gar - All Or Nothing
  • Snipe - Tha Take Ova
  • Chopper City Records - The Compilation (Vol. 1)

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Soren Baker (December 30, 2002). B.G. Kicks Drugs, Doesn't Need Baby's Birdfeed To Make Livin' Legend. MTV. Accessed November 13, 2007.
  2. ^ http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002QK00WA