Chattanooga's Isaiah Rashad Reportedly Gets Contract

Monday, June 3, 2013
Isaiah Rashad
Isaiah Rashad

Chattanooga hiphop artist Isaiah Rashad has reportedly signed with TDE (Top Dawg Entertainment), according to Hiphop DX.

The publication said, "TDE has expanded greatly over the last eight years. The imprint launched by Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith in 2005 with the signing of Watts, California emcee Jay Rock has gone on to include additions such as Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q and Ab-Soul—who with Rock, make up Black Hippy.

"During the group's weekend appearance at Hot 97's Summer Jam XX, an announcement surfaced of the latest addition to TDE.

According to Rikki Martinez of Los Angeles, California's Power 106 and HipHop-N-More, the new artist is Chattanooga, Tennessee's Isaiah Rashad. Previously, Rashad appeared on the Smoker's Club Tour with Big K.R.I.T. and Smoke DZA."


Mark Making Presents Free Performances Of "Steel Toes And Hired Hands" This Weekend

Lee Theatre Presents Fall Comedy

Smith Charitable Endowment Hosts 2021 Smith And Wesley And Friends Benefit Concert


Mark Making, a Chattanooga-based nonprofit, announces its theatrical production of Steel Toes and Hired Hands, which will be performed at 7:30 p.m. this Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday ... (click for more)

The 2021-22 Lee Theatre season will open soon with the student-directed comedy “The Iliad, the Odyssey, and all of Greek Mythology in 99 Minutes or Less” by Jay Hopkins and John Hunter. The show ... (click for more)

The Wes and Shirley Smith Charitable Endowment continues its efforts to uplift Catoosans through supporting a variety of community organizations through its annual benefit. The organization ... (click for more)



Entertainment

Mark Making Presents Free Performances Of "Steel Toes And Hired Hands" This Weekend

Mark Making, a Chattanooga-based nonprofit, announces its theatrical production of Steel Toes and Hired Hands, which will be performed at 7:30 p.m. this Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday at Miller Park in downtown Chattanooga. The public is encouraged to bring lawn chairs and enjoy the performances at no charge. The play was written by Peggy Douglas, who is the FY22 ... (click for more)

Lee Theatre Presents Fall Comedy

The 2021-22 Lee Theatre season will open soon with the student-directed comedy “The Iliad, the Odyssey, and all of Greek Mythology in 99 Minutes or Less” by Jay Hopkins and John Hunter. The show will run Sept. 24-25 and Sept. 30-Oct. 2 in the Buzz Oates Black Box Theatre, located in Lee’s Communication Arts Building. All performances are at 7:30 p.m. “Ninety-nine Minutes’ is ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Prosecutor Says Janet Hinds Was Drunk Driver Who Failed To Stop After Hitting Rookie Police Officer; Defense Says "Perfect Storm" Of Mistakes Led To Nicholas Galinger Death

Prosecutor Cameron Williams, addressing a jury from Nashville in the case involving the traffic death of Chattanooga Police rookie Nicholas Galinger, characterized Janet Hinds as a drunk driver who had five drinks that night before driving back home. He said she made no effort to stop, and waited days to turn herself in. He said the injuries were catastrophic, and that officers ... (click for more)

Woman, 86, Dies In Dalton House Fire

A fire at a home in Dalton, Ga., claimed the life of an elderly resident on Sunday evening. The cause of the fire is being investigated by the Dalton Fire Department, but preliminary indications from the investigation do not indicate foul play. The fire department was called to the home at 1011 Riverbend Road at approximately 5:45 p.m. and, when firefighters arrived ... (click for more)

Opinion

Ugly Events In Our Past Must Not Be Forgotten - Response

It is good that Chattanooga has erected a memorial to Ed Johnson. The ugly events in our past must not be forgotten. While we are remembering, we should not forget the late Leroy Philips, whose research brought the Ed Johnson affair back into our current attention. As a defense attorney, Leroy was a tireless fighter for the underdogs. John L. Odom Ooltewah ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Inside A Nashville ICU

The following story, which was written by Blake Farmer of Nashville Public Radio under the auspices of the Tribune Media, has appeared on newspaper websites all across America over the weekend and tells the plight of an over-the-road trucker and father of six who is hanging on by his bare fingernails. It appears his life will never be the same Joe Gammon – who has been in the ... (click for more)