Talk:8Ball & MJG
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The photo's broken... --Shorty114 20:20, 3 April 2006 (UTC)
Need to correct
8 Ball's real name is Primrose Smith, not Premro.
The article is written like a magazine article... someone needs to fix it.
Agreed -Domovoi 19:04, 12 February 2007 (UTC)
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8ball should be referred to in this article as Eightball, not 8ball. That would require a re-name of the article though... and I don't know how much effort that would take.
2010 8Ball & MJG - From the Bottom 2 the Top
2010 "8Ball & MJG - From the Bottom 2 the Top" is 8Ball & MJG studio album released on independent record label "Real Talk Entertainment" in 2010. Why this album deleted by somebody? What's wrong?
"Real Talk Entertainment" label on Wikipedia - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Real_Talk_Entertainment
This is official studio release (not bootleg, mixtape of something like this), like all others releases on this label, for example:
1) Official 8Ball & MJG website - http://www.thereal8ballandmjg.com/
You can see in discography section album "From The Bottom 2 The Top"
And their official myspace page - https://myspace.com/8ballandmjg/music/album/from-the-bottom-2-the-top-16425242
2) Official "Real Talk Entertainment" website - http://www.realtalkent.com/albums/8ballmjg.htm
3) This album selling on Amazon and others sites (Amazon didn't selling bootlegs or other unofficial releases):
http://www.amazon.com/From-Bottom-Top-8Ball-MJG/dp/B003V3FUUS https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/from-the-bottom-2-the-top/id1009043732 http://www.allmusic.com/album/from-the-bottom-2-the-top-mw0001996411 — Preceding unsigned comment added by 18.104.22.168 (talk) 19:19, 25 August 2015 (UTC)
- Non of those sources are reliable, if it was an official album it would have received a lot more coverage. The "From the Bottom 2 the Top" article was recently deleted because of this. I would suggest reading WP:RELIABLE. Koala15 (talk) 05:20, 26 August 2015 (UTC)
"Non of those sources are reliable"
Why do you think that official 8Ball & MJG website and official myspace page (you think 8Ball & MJG dind't know what they release?) or official label website are not reliable sources for Wikipedia? It's fully fits WP:RELIABLE
"if it was an official album it would have received a lot more coverage"
This album wouldn't received a lot more coverage because this is independent release, not on major label. Please give some proofs that this in not official release. Give some links to reliable sources where we can read about this. Or you can't give any proofs? — Preceding unsigned comment added by 22.214.171.124 (talk) 07:32, 26 August 2015 (UTC)
"Amazon, iTunes and MySpace are not reliable"
I post links not only to this sites - label and 8Ball & MJG official website too (this is 2 reliables sources for Wikipedia rules and this sources saying this is an official album).
"The album is clearly made up of old material anyway"
"Unofficial album's are released all the time"
But not on labels. Go to this link and read - http://www.realtalkent.com/albums/8ballmjg.htm
"Now 8Ball & MJG, along with Real Talk Entertainment, are prepared to release their 8th album “From The Bottom 2 The Top”
"None of the sources you cited are reliable"
Oficial labels sites - it's reliable sources for Wikipedia rules. If you don't agree - it's you personal opinion, not Wikipedia rules for reliable sources. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 126.96.36.199 (talk) 08:00, 27 August 2015 (UTC)