Two brothers try to handle all the problems of running a hip-hop/rap record label in New York.

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 Grady Rhames (6 episodes, 2003)
Davetta Sherwood ...
 Jade Rhames (6 episodes, 2003)
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 2Way (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Lisa (5 episodes, 2003)
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 Lady Bryce (5 episodes, 2003)
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 Walter (4 episodes, 2003)
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 Kari (4 episodes, 2003)
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 Shorty boy (4 episodes, 2003)
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 Jackson (3 episodes, 2003)
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 Devon (3 episodes, 2003)
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 Reo (2 episodes, 2003)
Balázs Koós
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 Pharos (2 episodes, 2003)
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Two brothers try to handle all the problems of running a hip-hop/rap record label in New York.

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Music is tight. Family is tighter.

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Drama | Crime | Music

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Cancelled Too Soon
8 January 2004 | by (Trenton,NJ,USA) – See all my reviews



I liked this show. I'm in the music industry and it was a semi realistic portrayal of it. It was basically a Hip Hop soap opera or "Hip Hopra". It was not given enough time to materialize and I was surprised that UPN cancelled it. Especially since it produced Eve and Rock Me Baby,both HORRIBLE shows and lets not forget The Mullets.

Platinum had the hot Erick Sermon track "Just Like Music" with those hot Marvin Gay samples as it's theme song.


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