Odd Future Records

Odd Future Records was an American record label founded by rapper and producer Tyler, the Creator of Odd Future in 2011. It operated as a division of Sony Music Entertainment.[1]

Odd Future Records
Odd Future logo.png
Parent companySony Music Entertainment
Founded2011; 9 years ago (2011)
FounderTyler, the Creator
StatusDefunct[citation needed]
Distributor(s)Columbia Records
GenreVarious
Country of originUnited States
LocationLos Angeles, California
Official websiteoddfuture.com

HistoryEdit

Odd Future Records was founded by Tyler, the Creator in April 2011 as a means to release material from the Odd Future collective.[2][3] Despite this, members Earl Sweatshirt and Frank Ocean did not sign.[4] Hardcore punk band Trash Talk signed in 2012.[5][6]

Former artistsEdit

Act Years
on the label
Releases
under the label
Subsequent label
MellowHype 2011–2015 1 none
Odd Future 2
MellowHigh 1
Matt Martians Three Quarter
The Jet Age of Tomorrow 1 5th Echelon Jet Repair Co.
Syd 2011–2016 Columbia
The Internet 3
Trash Talk 2012–2016 2 Trash Talk Collective
Tyler, the Creator 2011–2017 3 Columbia
Left Brain 2011–2018 Empire
Domo Genesis 2
Mike G 2 Stealth Fighter L.L.C.
Hodgy 3 Poortrait

DiscographyEdit

Artist Album Details
Odd Future 12 Odd Future Songs
  • Released: October 3, 2011[7]
Mike G The Award Tour EP
  • Released: November 28, 2011[8]
The Internet Purple Naked Ladies
  • Released: December 20, 2011[9]
Hodgy Beats Untitled
  • Released: February 24, 2012[10]
Odd Future The OF Tape Vol. 2
  • Released: March 20, 2012[11]
Domo Genesis and Alchemist No Idols
  • Released: August 1, 2012[12]
MellowHype Numbers
  • Released: October 9, 2012[13]
Trash Talk 119
(released with Trash Talk Collective)
  • Released: October 9, 2012[14]
Tyler, the Creator Wolf
  • Released: April 2, 2013[15]
The Jet Age of Tomorrow JellyFish Mentality
  • Released: May 24, 2013[16]
Hodgy Beats Untitled 2
  • Released: June 1, 2013[17]
The Internet Feel Good
  • Released: September 24, 2013[18]
MellowHigh MellowHigh
  • Released: October 31, 2013[19]
Trash Talk No Peace
(released with Trash Talk Collective)
  • Released: May 27, 2014[20]
Mike G Award Tour II
  • Released: January 26, 2015[21]
Tyler, the Creator Cherry Bomb
  • Released: April 13, 2015[22]
The Internet Ego Death
(released with Columbia)
  • Released: June 26, 2015[23]
Domo Genesis Genesis
  • Released: March 25, 2016[24]
Hodgy Fireplace: TheNotTheOtherSide
  • Released: December 9, 2016[25]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Odd Future Sign a Group Record Deal, Music Business Now More "Fun and Different"".
  2. ^ Perpetua, Matthew (26 April 2011). "Odd Future Start Their Own Label with Sony".
  3. ^ Kavner, Lucas (27 April 2011). "Odd Future: The Popular L.A. Hip-Hop Collective 'Sign To Themselves'" – via Huff Post.
  4. ^ "Odd Future Record Deal Is Complete, Manager Confirms".
  5. ^ "Odd Future Records Signs Trash Talk". Complex.
  6. ^ "Trash Talk Sign to Odd Future's Record Label - Pitchfork". pitchfork.com.
  7. ^ "12 Odd Future Songs by Odd Future". 3 October 2011.
  8. ^ "The Award Tour EP".
  9. ^ "Purple Naked Ladies" – via Amazon.
  10. ^ "Download: Hodgy Beats' new EP". 24 February 2012.
  11. ^ "The Of Tape Vol. 2" – via Amazon.
  12. ^ "Download Domo Genesis and The Alchemist's Album No Idols".
  13. ^ "Numbers by MellowHype". 9 October 2012.
  14. ^ Stone, Rolling (18 July 2012). "Odd Future Reveal Release, Tour Dates".
  15. ^ http://hiphopdx.com, HipHopDX -. "Tyler, The Creator Expands "Wolf" Tour, Adds Dates With Earl Sweatshirt".
  16. ^ "Download Jet Age of Tomorrow's Jellyfish Mentality - FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music". 24 May 2013.
  17. ^ "EP: Hodgy Beats "Untitled 2"". Complex.
  18. ^ Williams, Brennan (24 September 2013). "The Internet 'Feel Good': Odd Future Affiliates Talk New Album, Erykah Badu, & More" – via Huff Post.
  19. ^ "MellowHigh Gets A Little Too Mellow On Self-Titled Album - XXL". XXL Mag.
  20. ^ "No Peace" – via Amazon.
  21. ^ "Stream Mike G's "Award Tour II" EP".
  22. ^ Kreps, Daniel (13 April 2015). "Stream Tyler, the Creator's New Album 'Cherry Bomb'".
  23. ^ "Ego Death by The Internet". 26 June 2015.
  24. ^ "Stream Domo Genesis' Long Awaited Debut Album".
  25. ^ "Fireplace: TheNotTheOtherSide by Hodgy". 9 December 2016.

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