A 2004 album by released pop singer-songwriter Utada Hikaru (released under her stage name Utada), under the Island Def Jam label. Met with mediocre success in the US, but broke records in Japan for most sold English-language album in Japan. Also re-released in 2006 in the UK with a new album cover and 2 bonus tracks.
A: "What do you think to Utada's EXODUS?"
B: "Kremlin Dusk is my favorite track"
IDJ is short for "Island Def Jam" - which is the huge record company that jay-z is president CEO of.. It has artists which vary from LL Cool J to the Killers..
Rihanna just signed to IDJ even though she cannot sing.
Mos Def's 2004 album The New Danger featured the controversial song, "The Rape Over", a parody of Jay-Z's The Blueprint hit "The Takeover" which provides a list of influential forces he sees running the hip hop music industry, Mos Def thus refers to Cohen, rapping that "some tall Israeli is runnin' this rap shit":more...
Old white men is runnin' this rap shit,
Corporate forces runnin' this rap shit,
Some tall Israeli is runnin' this rap shit,
We poke out our asses for a chance to cash in.
Cocaine, is runnin' this rap shit,
'Dro, 'yac and e-pills is runnin this rap shit,
MTV is runnin' this rap shit,
Viacom is runnin' this rap shit,
AOL and Time Warner
The best band in the world. Consists of Stacy, Jamie, Brian, and Drew. Stacy is the singer and the songwriter, not to mention HOT. They are the band with the hit song "Flavor of the Weak" in 2001, and a semi-popular song "Another Perfect Day" in 2001. They now have a second album out, called "The Art of Losing", which released February 25, 2003.
American Hi-Fi was recently dropped from their record label, Island Def Jam.
With her unique talent and signature vocal abilities, Mariah Carey commanded the world’s attention when she made her musical debut in the early nineties. In less than a decade, Mariah Carey emerged as one of the most popular and widely acclaimed talents in music. As a singer and songwriter, Carey has been recognized with the most prestigious accolades in the industry including two Grammy Awards, eight American Music Awards, Billboard's “Artist of the Decade" Award and the World Music Award for “World's Best Selling Female Artist of the Millennium" to name a few. As the best-selling female performer of all time, Mariah Carey has continuously raised the bar and set the standard of excellence within the music industry worldwide.more...
Carey started singing at the tender age of four and her innate talent quickly progressed. While attending middle school, she began honing her songwriting skills and upon high school graduation she immediately left for New York City to pursue a lifetime ambition - her dream of a musical career.
From the beginning, Carey’s luminous talent quickly distinguished her in New York and her vocals were in demand by a variety of artists. Her major break came while singing backup for Brenda K. Starr, who gave Mariah’s demo tape to then Sony Music Entertainment Chief Tommy Mottola. Soon afterwards, Mottola signed Mariah to her first recording contract with Columbia Records.
With a fresh-face and angelic allure Mariah exploded on the scene with a signa...
A New-York born singer who is widely popular in Japan. Her 1999 debut album "First Love" went on to sell roughly 10 million copies, making it the best-selling album in Japanese history. Two more albums released, and her popularity gave her the title "Japan's Madonna". Recently she has signed up with American record company Island Def Jam, and has released her American Devut album, "EXODUS". Though the sales in the U.S. were weak, it is known as the best-selling English album in Japanese history. Utada is far from over with her American career, with recent interviews in magazines, a new single, and a partnership MTV to create the world's first mobile series of music videos for their new mobile entertainment community entitled FLUX.
A surprise, her album Exodus contains interesting dance and pop music. She could be the first Japanese recording artist to really make it in the West." - Elton John
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not fallout boy or falloutboy, Fall_Out_Boy. One of the greatest bads ever. Becoming popular in 2005, Fall Out Boy was once a small garage band that was playing small shows in Chicago. They're first cd was Evining Out With You Girlfriend which consists of strong lyrics and catch melodies. Then they were signed by Fueled By Ramen a recording lable. That is then when they came out with Take This To Your Grave. After staying in the shadows, Fal Out Boy got signed by Island Def Jam when they released their best album yet: From Under The Cork Tree. The cd makes you want to get up and dance which is just what Fall Out Boy was aiming for.
The band is made up of Lead Singer-Patrick Stumph, Lead guitarist- Joe Trohman, Drummer- Andy Hurley, and bassist; Pete Wentz
Patrick may not be reffered to as:Pat, the guy with the bad voice,the guy who always wears hats.
Pete may not be refered to as: the cute guy, the lead singer, the p33n guy,the dude whos always in the teenie magazines.
A:LyKe oMgZZ fAllOuTbOy iZZ LyKE thA besT BaND EvAaaa!!
B:shut the fuck up you teenie who only likes Fall Out Boy becasue of Sugar we're going down
A:I'm telling my mommy