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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#781 » by Greenie » Wed Sep 6, 2017 12:29 am

SOUL wrote:Not in this, but a list of people I'm surprised weren't picked:

Action Bronson
Lil B (for the culture)
Sampha (dude probably is in contention for AOTY this year.. check out Process)
Migos
Ferg
Meek Mill

Obviously some of these guys wouldn't make sense on certain rosters, but yeah..

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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#782 » by Mecca » Wed Sep 6, 2017 12:29 am

SOUL wrote:Not in this, but a list of people I'm surprised weren't picked:

Action Bronson
Lil B (for the culture)
Sampha (dude probably is in contention for AOTY this year.. check out Process)
Migos
Ferg
Meek Mill

Obviously some of these guys wouldn't make sense on certain rosters, but yeah..


Throw some rankings out if you bout that life
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#783 » by Manhattan Project » Wed Sep 6, 2017 12:55 am

SOUL wrote:Not in this, but a list of people I'm surprised weren't picked:

Action Bronson
Lil B (for the culture)
Sampha (dude probably is in contention for AOTY this year.. check out Process)
Migos
Ferg
Meek Mill

Obviously some of these guys wouldn't make sense on certain rosters, but yeah..


All of them were drafted IIRC except Lil B in the last BAL, most wanted to pick different people.
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#784 » by Mecca » Wed Sep 6, 2017 1:08 am

I don't think people have heard half of my label's catalogue so I don't expect to win any rankings.
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#785 » by spree8 » Wed Sep 6, 2017 2:19 am

3toheadmelo wrote:
Manhattan Project wrote:What exactly are we judging? Personal taste? :lol:

pretty much lol



Really? I don't even like some of the people I chose tho lol... I figured we were looking to accomplish a bunch of different stuff with the label we built.

I went for a combo of fav artists, fit, versatility, variety, sales, appeal to east, west, south, and different ethnicities (Em/Pun), lyrical ability, and dudes to battle.
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#786 » by Mecca » Wed Sep 6, 2017 2:36 am

spree8 wrote:
3toheadmelo wrote:
Manhattan Project wrote:What exactly are we judging? Personal taste? :lol:

pretty much lol



Really? I don't even like some of the people I chose tho lol... I figured we were looking to accomplish a bunch of different stuff with the label we built.

I went for a combo of fav artists, fit, versatility, variety, sales, appeal to east, west, south, and different ethnicities (Em/Pun), lyrical ability, and dudes to battle.


I just went for dudes that dominate my playlists while keeping it 50 gritty/50 conscious
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#787 » by 3toheadmelo » Wed Sep 6, 2017 3:14 am

spree8 wrote:
3toheadmelo wrote:
Manhattan Project wrote:What exactly are we judging? Personal taste? :lol:

pretty much lol



Really? I don't even like some of the people I chose tho lol... I figured we were looking to accomplish a bunch of different stuff with the label we built.

I went for a combo of fav artists, fit, versatility, variety, sales, appeal to east, west, south, and different ethnicities (Em/Pun), lyrical ability, and dudes to battle.

well yeah, that's what i was doing as well
but it all depends on everyone's perspectives. it's hard to judge music labels so you just gotta pick on who u think is the best overall.
you were in my top 2
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#788 » by spree8 » Wed Sep 6, 2017 3:23 am

3toheadmelo wrote:
spree8 wrote:
3toheadmelo wrote:pretty much lol



Really? I don't even like some of the people I chose tho lol... I figured we were looking to accomplish a bunch of different stuff with the label we built.

I went for a combo of fav artists, fit, versatility, variety, sales, appeal to east, west, south, and different ethnicities (Em/Pun), lyrical ability, and dudes to battle.

well yeah, that's what i was doing as well
but it all depends on everyone's perspectives. it's hard to judge music labels so you just gotta pick on who u think is the best overall.
you were in my top 2



Tru tru.. thanks for the props my dude.. you're def at the top of my list too.
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#789 » by 3toheadmelo » Wed Sep 6, 2017 3:31 am

spree8 wrote:
3toheadmelo wrote:
spree8 wrote:

Really? I don't even like some of the people I chose tho lol... I figured we were looking to accomplish a bunch of different stuff with the label we built.

I went for a combo of fav artists, fit, versatility, variety, sales, appeal to east, west, south, and different ethnicities (Em/Pun), lyrical ability, and dudes to battle.

well yeah, that's what i was doing as well
but it all depends on everyone's perspectives. it's hard to judge music labels so you just gotta pick on who u think is the best overall.
you were in my top 2



Tru tru.. thanks for the props my dude.. you're def at the top of my list too.

thanks bro. real recognize real 8-)
which label u think is better, my last one or new one


first one
Pac
Sade
J-Dilla
UGK
Slum Village
ODB
D'Angelo
Twista
Cassidy
Mystikal
Tory Lanez
Play Picasso



new one
The Notorious B.I.G
Big L
Kendrick Lamar
Fabolous
Busta Rhymes
Just Blaze
Nate Dogg
Erykah Badu
Mike Dean
PartyNextDoor
Kodak Black
A$AP ROCKY
Master P
Royce Da 5'9
Bryson Tiller
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SG: Josh Jackson/Tyrone Wallace/Newman
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#790 » by spree8 » Wed Sep 6, 2017 3:42 am

3toheadmelo wrote:
spree8 wrote:
3toheadmelo wrote:well yeah, that's what i was doing as well
but it all depends on everyone's perspectives. it's hard to judge music labels so you just gotta pick on who u think is the best overall.
you were in my top 2



Tru tru.. thanks for the props my dude.. you're def at the top of my list too.

thanks bro. real recognize real 8-)
which label u think is better, my last one or new one


first one
Pac
Sade
J-Dilla
UGK
Slum Village
ODB
D'Angelo
Twista
Cassidy
Mystikal
Tory Lanez
Play Picasso



new one
The Notorious B.I.G
Big L
Kendrick Lamar
Fabolous
Busta Rhymes
Just Blaze
Nate Dogg
Erykah Badu
Mike Dean
PartyNextDoor
Kodak Black
A$AP ROCKY
Master P
Royce Da 5'9
Bryson Tiller



Hahaa.. man, it hurts to pick against Pac, but the label you got now is so stacked cuz we had less people.
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2pac. Eminem. Big Pun. Nicki Minaj. Dr. Dre

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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#791 » by 3toheadmelo » Wed Sep 6, 2017 3:57 am

spree8 wrote:
3toheadmelo wrote:
spree8 wrote:

Tru tru.. thanks for the props my dude.. you're def at the top of my list too.

thanks bro. real recognize real 8-)
which label u think is better, my last one or new one


first one
Pac
Sade
J-Dilla
UGK
Slum Village
ODB
D'Angelo
Twista
Cassidy
Mystikal
Tory Lanez
Play Picasso



new one
The Notorious B.I.G
Big L
Kendrick Lamar
Fabolous
Busta Rhymes
Just Blaze
Nate Dogg
Erykah Badu
Mike Dean
PartyNextDoor
Kodak Black
A$AP ROCKY
Master P
Royce Da 5'9
Bryson Tiller



Hahaa.. man, it hurts to pick against Pac, but the label you got now is so stacked cuz we had less people.

yeah, and more rounds too
i tried to make the best out of every pick in the last build a label, i thought i came out as top IMO
couldn't find another label that had talent/style in every way. plus they all fit in what i was trying to build. it sucks we couldn't get any results -_-
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#792 » by spree8 » Wed Sep 6, 2017 4:46 am

3toheadmelo wrote:
spree8 wrote:
3toheadmelo wrote:thanks bro. real recognize real 8-)
which label u think is better, my last one or new one


first one
Pac
Sade
J-Dilla
UGK
Slum Village
ODB
D'Angelo
Twista
Cassidy
Mystikal
Tory Lanez
Play Picasso



new one
The Notorious B.I.G
Big L
Kendrick Lamar
Fabolous
Busta Rhymes
Just Blaze
Nate Dogg
Erykah Badu
Mike Dean
PartyNextDoor
Kodak Black
A$AP ROCKY
Master P
Royce Da 5'9
Bryson Tiller



Hahaa.. man, it hurts to pick against Pac, but the label you got now is so stacked cuz we had less people.

yeah, and more rounds too
i tried to make the best out of every pick in the last build a label, i thought i came out as top IMO
couldn't find another label that had talent/style in every way. plus they all fit in what i was trying to build. it sucks we couldn't get any results -_-



Yea man, kinda sh*tty there weren't any results cuz that's a dope label. Def see what you were tryin to do.
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#793 » by Manhattan Project » Wed Sep 6, 2017 11:22 pm

My Rankings:
Spree
Illmatic
3tohead
Slicin
Ctorres
Mecca
Hezi
Fury
Phish
Greenie

Obviously it's based on personal taste, so these rankings are therefore useless. :lol: At least I got my rankings in. Last time around at least we had some very loose guidelines on what we were judging, this team people just did the draft for the sake of drafting.
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Post#794 » by Mecca » Wed Sep 6, 2017 11:27 pm

Manhattan Project wrote:My Rankings:
Spree
Illmatic
3tohead
Slicin
Ctorres
Mecca
Hezi
Fury
Phish
Greenie

Obviously it's based on personal taste, so these rankings are therefore useless. :lol: At least I got my rankings in. Last time around at least we had some very loose guidelines on what we were judging, this team people just did the draft for the sake of drafting.



boo-boo but expected. I love you ctorres, but your label not touching mine. I think mine was 5-6th tbh.
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Post#795 » by Greenie » Thu Sep 7, 2017 1:20 pm

Manhattan Project wrote:My Rankings:
Spree
Illmatic
3tohead
Slicin
Ctorres
Mecca
Hezi
Fury
Phish
Greenie

Obviously it's based on personal taste, so these rankings are therefore useless. :lol: At least I got my rankings in. Last time around at least we had some very loose guidelines on what we were judging, this team people just did the draft for the sake of drafting.

The fuq?
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Post#796 » by IllmaticHandler » Thu Sep 7, 2017 1:30 pm

So we really ranking by Personal Taste? thats the only criteria?
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Post#797 » by Phish Tank » Thu Sep 7, 2017 2:07 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:So we really ranking by Personal Taste? thats the only criteria?


pretty much. Whoever you think has the best roster
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#798 » by 3toheadmelo » Fri Sep 8, 2017 1:05 am

**** fly i am fashion.

this that old ASAP that was the SCHIT!
Q did his thing too
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#799 » by 3toheadmelo » Fri Sep 8, 2017 1:12 am

one artist im shocked that wasn't picked was Ricky Rozay
he's WAY too underrated
Rather You Than Me was one of the best albums of this year
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Re: Build-A-Label: 2.0 Discussion (Part 1) 

Post#800 » by Manhattan Project » Fri Sep 8, 2017 1:22 am

Greenie wrote:The fuq?


Based on personal taste... I tend to find your label wack?
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