January 1st, 2018 2 DOLLA HOLLA 2.0. Mixtape was released on Soundcloud and Bandcamp. Mixtape release party was held on December 23rd, alongside local artists, Toolshed, Kiv and Thesis Sahib at Call the Office, for the 13th annual Xmas Wrap show.
2010 garnered the release of Sum-01’s long awaited EP. “Oh No She Didn’t”!?! an 8 track ep, with beats from producers ranging from Britain, Ontario and the U.S.A. Fully written by Sum-01 herself this record is the start to a long awaited musical career for her in Canadian Hip-Hop. Sum-01 executed this project from A-Z all on her own. From designing the logo, album cover, photography, photoshop work, printing, trimming, digital advertising and posting ads on the streets of London. Sum-01 sold 150 units at shows and by hand to hand exchange.
In 2008 Sum-01 released the 2 DOLLA HOLLA, a local mixtape that pushed over 300 units out of her purse. She also sold mixtapes at shows she put on with her SUM.ONE.ENTERTAINMENT GROUP along with other local Hip-Hop artists in London Ontario’s, Forest City. All marketing was handled by Sum-01, 2 dollar pricing, design of album cover, inserts, digital event marketing and printing and posting flyers around town.
From arriving in 1984 as an immigrant from Uganda, to being a single hard working mother and musician. Sum-01 is coming back, and is better than ever.
You can follow Sum-01’s comeback story on Instagram @thesumonecomeback as she documents the in’s and out’s of getting back into the studio and being a part of the Canadian Music Hip-Hop industry.
Goals set for January 2019 to drop a full length LP.
Recorded & Mixed by dahJah of dahmix inside the Positive Journey Mixing Lounge
Cuts And Mix By DJ HULLEWUD