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Encyclopedia > Shop Boyz
Shop Boyz
Origin Atlanta, Georgia
Genre(s) Alternative hip hop
Crunk
Rapcore
Snap
Dirty South
Years active 2007-Present
Label(s) OnDeck Records/Universal Republic
Website http://www.shopboyzonline.com
Members
Demetrius "Meanie" Hardin
Richard "Fat" Stevens
Rasheed "Sheed" Hightower

The Shop Boyz are an Atlanta-based rap group. They are most notable for their single title "Party Like a Rockstar" off their debut album Rockstar Mentality. Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Georgia_(U.S._state). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Alternative hip hop (also known as alternative rap) is a genre that is defined in greatly varying ways. ... Crunk is a genre of hip-hop music. ... Rapcore is a musical genre that fuses the techniques of hip hop, gangsta rap, hard rock, heavy metal, alternative rock, hardcore punk and sometimes funk. ... Look up Snap in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... For other uses of the term Dirty South, see The Dirty South Dirty South is a style of rap music that popped up in the latter half of the 1990s and is based in southern cities and states such as Memphis, Nashville, New Orleans, Atlanta, Miami or South Florida, Mississippi... In the music industry, a record label is a brand and a trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos. ... Republic Records logo. ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Party Like a Rockstar is a rap song recorded by Shop Boyz. ... Rockstar Mentality is the debut album by Shop Boyz. ...


The group consists of members Demetrius "Meany" Hardin, Richard "Phat" Stevens and Rasheed "Sheed" Hightower. [1] on June 19, 2007. The lead single, "Party Like a Rockstar" charted on the Billboard rap charts as well as the Hot 100 (peaking at #2 on the Charts),[2] and has become a statement of sorts within the hip-hop community.[3] Rock versus; pop versus; rap versus accepted societal behavior are key themes of the album, and the band has quickly acquired notoriety in cynical but witty criticism of industrial mainstream music business attitudes, despite being the very model of mainstream fluff music. Despite the success of "Party Like A Rockstar", the album sold less than 200,000 copies as of August 24, 2007. Jim Jones released a song featuring them called "Can I Get A...
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[4] Shop Boyz have won the following awards in 2007 BET Hip Hop Awards WINNER!!!!
Vibe Awards WINNER!!!!


Shop Boyz were nominated for the following awards in 2007


AMERICAN MUSIC AWARD
Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Duo or Group
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD
Favorite Hip-Hop Song
MTV VMA
Monster Single of The Year
Fox Teen Choice Awards
Favorite Rap/Hip hop Track
Favorite Artist (Group)
Ozone Awards
CLUB BANGER OF THE YEAR
BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST
3rd Annual Radio One DIRTY AWARDS ( November 26, 2007)
Dirty Song of The Year “Party Like A Rockstar”
Best Rap Group

Contents

Discography

Albums

Album cover Album information
"Rockstar Mentality"

Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Rockstar Mentality is the debut album by Shop Boyz. ... is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... The Billboard 200 is a listing of the 200 highest selling music albums in the United States, published weekly in Billboard magazine. ... United States may refer to: Places: United States of America SS United States, the fastest ocean liner ever built. ...

Singles

Year Song U.S. U.S. R&B U.S. Rap UK CAN Album
2007 "Party Like a Rockstar" 2 3 1 TBR 3 Rockstar Mentality
2007 "Rockstar Mentality" TBR TBR TBR TBR TBR Rockstar Mentality
2007 "Totally Dude" TBR TBR TBR TBR TBR Rockstar Mentality
2007 "Rollin" TBR TBR TBR TBR TBR Rockstar Mentality
2007 "They Like Me" 98 TBR TBR TBR 116 Rockstar Mentality

“Hot 100” redirects here. ... Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, formerly known by various names including Hot Soul Singles, Hot Black Singles, and Hot R&B Singles (before the hip-hop term was added in the late 1990s), is a chart released weekly by Billboard in the United States. ... Hot Rap Tracks is a chart released weekly by Billboard in the United States. ... The Canadian Hot 100 is a music singles popularity chart issued weekly by Billboard magazine which ranks songs in Canada. ... Party Like a Rockstar is a rap song recorded by Shop Boyz. ... Rockstar Mentality is the debut album by Shop Boyz. ... Rockstar Mentality is the debut album by Shop Boyz. ... Rockstar Mentality is the debut album by Shop Boyz. ... Rockstar Mentality is the debut album by Shop Boyz. ... They Like Me is the second single from Shop Boyzs first studio album, Rockstar Mentality. ... Rockstar Mentality is the debut album by Shop Boyz. ...

References

[4] *"Access Atlanta" : [1] = accessatlanta.com]


External links

  • Official website
  • Shop Boyz Official MySpace
  • New York Times: Even Rappers Want to Be Rock Stars. URL accessed 17 May 2007.

 
 

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