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Jermaine Dupri To Release 'So So Def 25' Anniversary Album

To commemorate So So Defs 25th anniversary, Sony Musics Legacy Recordings and Certified Classics divisions will release a compilation album titled So So Def 25 this summer. The LP is a collection the Jermaine Dupri-led label’s greatest hits, new remixes and deep cuts from its roster.

So So Def 25 will bereleased digitally along with a 12-inch vinyl collectors edition for the serious fans. Legacy Recordings intends to pay homage to So So Def throughout 2018 with additional releases.

Jermaine Dupri To Release 'So So Def 25' Anniversary Album
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The imprint has plans to drop 12 vinyl reissues select catalog titles as well as additional digital content. A So So Def tour is also in development.

I been dreaming getting to this point since my very first release,” Dupri said in a press release issued on Tuesday (February 13).

The Hip Hop visionary first gained recognition after writing and producing Kriss Krosss massively successful 1993 “Jump” record. He founded So So Def later that year.

Dupri was inducted into the Songwriters Hall Fame earlier this month, becoming the second Hip Hop artist to ever receive the honor.