Warlock Records

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Warlock Records is a record label based in New York City that was founded by Adam Levy in 1985. Artists that recorded for Warlock Records include Jungle Brothers, Royal House, Skinny Boys, C-Bo, Esham, Tuff Crew, Blac Haze, Juvenile, Half-A-Mill, Poison Clan, The Last Mr. Bigg and Kim Waters. [2]

In the 1990s Warlock Records acquired the labels Sleeping Bag Records, Fresh Records, Streetwise Records, Partytime, Ligosa Records, Quality Records USA, Dangerous Records, Pump, N-Coded Music, N2K, Strictly Hype, Underground Construction, Idlers, High Power Records, Aureus, and Cheetah Records. [3]

In September 2009, Warlock Records and all acquired labels were sold to Phase One Network, a music asset management company which now controls over 20 labels in the pop, rap, dance, jazz, and r&b genres.

Phase One Network, has licensed songs to various television shows, commercials, video games, and movies including the following:

  • Everybody Hates Chris
  • Sex and the City
  • Entourage
  • I Think I Love My Wife
  • Grand Theft Auto 3
  • Hot Chick
  • DJ Hero

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