Sellout, The Making of a Sellout, Video - posted on November 28, 2013 by

“The Making of a Sellout” Official Movie

And without further adieu, here it is everybody…my “Making of a Sellout” movie premiere!!! Happy Thanksgiving from my Family to yours!!! I am thankful for one thing this year…and that is all of God’s continued blessings in my life. He has been more than good to me this year. Have a blessed and great Thanksgiving!


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Events, News, The Making of a Sellout - posted on November 26, 2013 by

TONIGHT is the big night, Rip’s “Making of a Sellout” movie premiere!

Rip’s Official “Making of a Sellout” film screening & “Sellout” album Re-Release party is tonight at Porta Bella, 425 N. Frances St, Madison WI. Be the first to get your hands on the re-release of Rip’s “Sellout” album which includes ALL new bonus tracks (including “Must Have Been” & more!)!!! The CD also comes in a combo pack with a copy of his feature length documentary “The Making of a Sellout” on DVD! is calling this release “a poignant on-screen work of art” that is “reminiscent of an impactful ‘Behind the Music’ special” that is “not only worth the watch for the story, but the mistakes and successes of its main character can serve as blueprints to aspiring artists everywhere” (Read full review of film here:


$10 Cover ($5 for 17 year olds and younger) includes screening of the feature length documentary “Making of a Sellout”, free gourmet food & drink and the
* FIRST 50 PEOPLE THERE GET A FREE COPY OF THE CD/DVD COMBO PACK * with admission (every person after that will be able to purchase it for a discounted price)

Door open at 7pm. Screening starts at 8pm and is 65min long.




*ADVISORY* Although all ages are welcome to attend this event and any explicit material in this film has been censored, this film has not been rated by The Motion Picture Association of America and may contain some content that is not suitable for children under 18 years of age (suggestive topics and images regarding death, drug use and gangs appear in this film). Anyone 17 years old and younger are advised to be with a parent or legal guardian.

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New Stuff, Sellout, The Making of a Sellout - posted on November 16, 2013 by

Pre-order Rip’s “Sellout” album & Documentary NOW to ensure your copy!

If you won’t be able to make it out to Rip’s Release Party & Screening, you can Pre-Order Rip’s “Sellout” re-release album w/ bonus tracks (including bonus “Making of a Sellout” DVD w/ 14 bonus Music Videos):


Item Description: On November 26, 2013 Rip will re-release his latest album “Sellout” with new bonus tracks. Purchase of the CD will also include a bonus copy of his new documentary “The Making of a Sellout” on DVD. The DVD also includes every single Music Video Rip has released to date, including his rare, first ever video from 2004! Pre-Order your copy now, limited copies pressed!!

CD Price (includes bonus DVD):  $14.99 + $4.99 Shipping & Handling
(Will be shipped on November 26, 2013)

Choose Autographed or Not

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Audio, News, Sellout - posted on November 12, 2013 by

Rip releases Audio for new single “What U Gonna Do”, Bonus track on ‘Sellout’ Re-Release

Coming off a successful weekend at the Madison Hip-Hop Awards, taking home 5 wins including “Artist of the Year”, Recording Artist Rip releases audio of his new single “What U Gonna Do” which is a bonus track on the re-release of his latest album “Sellout”. The song will be available on CD only on November 26, 2013 right here on Along with the re-release of the album will come a free copy of his Documentary “The Making of a Sellout” on DVD which also includes 13 bonus Music Videos!!

Music Video for “What U Gonna Do” to come soon…

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Events, News - posted on November 11, 2013 by

Rip takes home 5 Madison Hip-Hop Awards, including “Artist of the Year”

This weekend Recording Artist ‘Rip’ took home 5 Madison Hip-Hop Awards, including ‘Artist of the Year’, arguably the most coveted award of the night. The event took place at the Barrymore Theater in Madison and brought together a variety of talent from the Madison Hip-Hop scene. The Awards show was the 4th annual event and included performances from local acts and distributed awards in 16 different categories. Rip was nominated in 8 of the categories (Artist, Song, Album, Video, Collab, Producer, DJ & Videographer of the Year), and ended up taking home 5 wins, losing ‘Album of the Year’ to Tefman and DJ & Producer of the Year to local favorite DJ Pain 1 (who coincidentally produced half of Rip’s “Sellout” album). DJ Pain 1, a nationally recognized and certified Gold Producer, Tweeted the following during the Awards ceremony: “D**n, @WhoisRip is cleaning up at the Madison Hip-Hop Awards.“. Rip took home more awards in one night than any other artist in the history of the awards show. He is set to re-release his most recent album “Sellout” with 2 new bonus tracks, along with a feature length documentary, “The Making of a Sellout“, which will be released on Tues November 26, 2013. A screening & release party has been set for Tues November 26, 2013 at Porta Bella in Madison, WI at 7pm. It is an all ages show and open to the public.





(Photos by Amanda Martinelli)

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Events, News, Sellout, The Making of a Sellout - posted on November 1, 2013 by

Official “Making of a Sellout” movie Screening (Madison, WI)

Official screening of Rip’s ‘Making of a Sellout’ film in Madison, WI. More details coming soon…

Official Poster

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