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Tex James Releases ColliPark Debut Single "Smart Girl" On Columbia Records

"Smart Girl" Music Video Features B.o.B And Stuey Rock

NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ColliPark's Tex James has inked a deal with Columbia Records to release his debut single "Smart Girl", in association with Blingnot Media and Rufhouse Records. The Macon, GA native recruits the multi-platinum B.o.B and Atlanta rapper Stuey Rock for the Decatur Dan directed (2 Chainz, Future, T.I., Young Jeezy) music video which premiered today on VEVO.com.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121106/NY07592 )

"I am extremely happy to be releasing my new single on Columbia Records.  It's a great honor to have a platinum selling artist like B.o.B and a staple in the Atlanta community like Stuey Rock be a part of my first single." – Tex James

After making his mark as the lead member of terror squad rhyme clique the Kadalack Boyz, and a songwriter for the likes of the Ying Yang Twins ("Legendary Status") and Trina ("Red Bottoms"), Tex makes his solo debut with "Smart Girl." The infectious up-tempo production, futuristic synthesizers and catchy hook makes this track the perfect club smash.

In addition to prepping the release of his upcoming twerk themed mixed tape, Tex serves as a radio host on Macon's 97.9 FM in the primetime 6 to 10pm slot. "Smart Girl", produced by Mr. Hanky of ColliPark Productions and Scotty Boy of Young Mogul Entertainment, is at radio now. VIBE.com premiered the behind the scenes of the video, check it out here. Tex is also featured in Cricket's Muve First Artist Challenge. The challenge, set to run for six weeks on the Cricket Wireless Facebook page, will profile seven up and coming artists and encourage fans to vote for their favorite to select Muve Music's Next Breakthrough Artist, voting is open now.

"Smart Girl" is available digitally: http://smarturl.it/smartgirl

Connect with Tex James:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/texjamesofficial 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/texjames 
Official Site: http://texjames.com/

ABOUT COLUMBIA RECORDS 
One of the most respected and successful record labels in the world, Columbia Records is home to established superstars and exciting new talent. Columbia Records is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment.

About Sony Music Entertainment
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a current roster that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars. The company boasts a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. It is home to premier record labels representing music from every genre, including American Recordings, Arista Nashville, Beach Street Records, BNA Records, Columbia Nashville, Columbia Records, Day 1, Epic Records, Essential Records, Flicker Records, Kemosabe Records, LaFace Records, Legacy Recordings, MASTERWORKS, Polo Grounds, RCA Records, RCA Nashville, RCA Red Seal, Reunion Records, Roc Nation, Sony Classical, Sony Music Latin, Star Time International, Syco Music, Verity Gospel Music Group, and Volcano Entertainment. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. 

SOURCE Columbia Records

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