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We recently broke Atlanta rap duo Cool Amerika “Make Sum Shake” at Urban Mainstream radio. We help set up DJ meet & greets with Team Bigga Rankin and executed successful radio promo runs across the country. “Make Sum Shake” is currently #28 on the urban charts and still climbing.
Who We Are
By now, you must know getting your record on the radio it’s not as simple as you thought, right? Radio can be extremely tricky in the beginning stages and requires a strong team. Hunter Promotions is a full service marketing and promotions company specializing in Urban and Rhythmic radio promotions. DJ Meet & Greet set ups, Artist Radio Runs for independent and major label artist are also at the core of what we do along with video promotion, which consist of securing video airplay on national cable networks and programs including, MTV Jams, Revolt TV, Centric and Fuse. Breaking New Artists at Radio is what we have built our foundation on for the last 15 years in the music industry. Established in 2000, we are now a flourishing promotion company with an excellent industry reputation.
We pay close attention to newly penetrated markets and run all aspects of the radio campaign. We book, plan, and manage promo tours and appearances. Our nightlife visibility ensures that the most popular clubs in each market will be covered from the entrance to the DJ booth. From radio and TV interviews, to in-store appearances and performances, we handle market visits that result in client satisfaction as well as maximum exposure in any given market. One of the essential pieces to our radio & club promotions is the DJs. We identify radio and club DJs that support your music and consult closely with program directors to get your music added to rotation. We place your freestyles and remixes on mixtapes and record pools. We also work to get your music in prime time radio spots and monitor all spins via Mediabase.
BEHIND THE SCENES
Momma Ca$h, LA Reid, Dee, Ca$h Out, Ricardo Hunter
When Bases Loaded Records enlisted the services of Hunter Promotions to work their than 21 year old artist Ca$h Out’s party-rap hit record “Cashin Out” at radio they had no idea that it would lead to the signing with LA Reid and Epic Records. Atlanta rapper Ca$h Out first came on the scene in late 2009, but it was 2012 when he made a national impact, first with his mixtape hit “I Got It.” The hit “Cashin’ Out” landed next, climbing up the summer charts thanks to the radio strategy and DJ Meet and greets used by HP.us,
College Park Native 2 Chaniz better known as Tity Boi back then recently credited Hunter Promotions own DJ Rocksteddy for introducing his music to radio and helping break his records in Memphis which later helped when 2 Chainz followed up with his first mixtape hosted by DJ Drama T.R.U University that appeared on the music charts, peaking at number 58 on the US Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.
Hired by Def Jam directly, Hunter Promotions played an instrumental role with breaking Jeezy’s music on the radio and in the streets, leading to Young Jeezy Selling over 2 million albums worldwide. Young Jeezy’s debut single off his debut album, “And Then What” featuring Mannie Fresh, reached #67 on the Billboard Hot 100. Young Jeezy’s major label debut, Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101 was released on July 26, 2005. It debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200, selling 172,000 copies in its first week and was later certified Platinum by the RIAA
Hunter Promotions was founded by Ricardo Hunter former radio promoter for TVT records. While at TVT Records Ricardo successfully broke some of the hottest acts on the independents roster including long time friend and new comer Yo Gotti along with Lil Jon & The Eastside Boyz, Ying Yang Twins & Pit Bull. To this day Yo Gotti still enlists the services of Hunter Promotions to quarter back all of his projects on Epic Records.