Albums From Kanye West, NWA And More To Get Re-Released
Posted by Larry Csonka on 09.17.2013
Find out which albums will be re-issued...
NME reports that Universal Music Enterprise has started a new "Respect the Classics" campaign, which will "spotlight iconic, genre-defining albums" from Def Jam, Interscope, Priority and Virgin Records.
The program began on September 3 by reissuing albums from NWA, Ice Cube Eazy-Duz-It and EPMD on special editions. Two albums from DMX will get reissued next month, along with the 10-year anniversary platinum vinyl edition of 50 Cent's 2003 debut Get Rich Or Die Tryin on November 12.
There are also reissues set for albums by Public Enemy, Slick Rick, Onyx and Gangstar this November and December. Other albums set to get re-released include Eminem's The Real Slim Shady, Kanye West's 808s & Heartbreak, 2Pac's Greatest Hits, NERD's In Search Of, Common's Like Water For Chocolate and Lil Wayne's Tha Carter. None of these albums have release dates yet. You can find more details here.