NORTHERN LEAGUE

NORTHERN LEAGUE

 New York City, New York, USA
BandHip HopEDM

Northern League brings a high energy swagger with a intelligent yet playful sound, NL records have a twist of disfunctional hip hop over heavy and fierce production,they are extreme ,musical, creative and impossible to place in a box with a business and work ethic second to none.

Biography

Northern League, kicked off their career not with an album or single, but with a slew of television,soundtrack and movie appearances. Members A.B. and FS Beatz(Ming+Fs) met while attending high school in their hometown of New Haven,CT. After graduating, the duo cut and began to shop various demos, while also making their mark on the indie band scene, they quickly recruited a younger Keith Logan in 2003 and began there attack on the mix-tape world, racking up 20,000+sales independently. At the same time, A.B. and Keith developed budding relationships at MTV/VH1 Networks and landed music placements on a number of the network's shows,including The Real World, Yo Momma, Bam's UnHoly Union,etc. Producer FS Beatz (Ming+FS) took notice of the duos chemistry, quickly partnering with A.B to create, Hustle Now/Patriarch Recordings (Hustlenow.com). The trio immediately cut tracks that would later appear in various other major television networks such as ESPN's Tilt,HBO's Entourage,& Showtime's Weeds also branching into the world of indie films (The Architect,Delirious,Big Money,Strive). In 2007, Northern League’s list of credits continued to grow, as their music was featured in CSI:MIAMI,CSI NY and numerous other CBS and ABC broadcasts,closing the year providing Sony films with there debut single, "Gone In Sixty Seconds," for use in the major motion picture Stomp The Yard. Northern League's debut album, Wet Paint brings sophisticated yet flashy street anthems that proved to be more than a solid effort from the duo.This one is sure to deliver on the block and in the burbs(Source Magazine qoute) in 2008 the release earned the group BillBoard Magazine featured artist and breakthrough artist in Hip Hop Connection(UK) as well as H.B.Vs cd and video of the year award for 08 and 09. Their list of credits grew once more featuring new music in MTVs Making The Band 4 as well Paris Hiltons My BFF series.2009/2010 the sky is the limit with touring scheduled and opening up for such names as Slaughter House,Junior Mafia,Kool Keith,Tim DOG, D12,Dipset and Lloyd Banks as well as the release of the Hustle Now volume 1 and 2 and the Bomb Shelter mix series,the duo looks to further their licensing business and show a strong presence in the media world proving that they are not your average hip hop group by having a universal outlook on the music business they manage to stay 2 steps ahead of the industry demand.

Discography

Spike wave the Redd Gobblin Cartel project (Sony MBI)2013
M.A to the D.E.A (Lions Gate)2011
Hustle Now Volume 2(patriarch recordings 2011 release)
WET PAINT (full length album released June 24th)
GONE in SIXTY SECONDS(single from the hit SONY film STOMP THE YARD)
YO YO YO KIDS HOLIDAY CD(Razor and TIE)
LE MINIMOYS KIDS CD (FRANCE)
ROUND THE OUTSIDE(single)
TILT MY BRIM (single)
Hustle Now Volume 1 (Indy label compilation)
MOVERS & SHAKERS vol 1 (compilation)
BOMB SHELTER(compilation)

Northern League's music has been featured in:

Black Ink (VH1) 2013
BuckWild (MTV) 2013
Washington Heights (MTV) 2013
Tyler Perrys Madea's Big Happy Family (Lions Gate 2011)
The COURIER(2012)
MTV VMA Revealed(2011)
CUFF D (MTV) 2011/2012
True Life (MTV)2011/2012/2013
I Used To Be Fat(MTV)
Love And Hip Hop (VH1)2012/2013
WENDYS(commercial)
SEVEN(MTV)
WHEN I WAS 17(MTV)
Secrets of Aspen(VH1)
T.O SHOW( VH1)
Mercy (NBC network)
The HERD (ESPN radio)
Teen Cribs (MTV)
10 on TOP (MTV)
Playmate review 2010(Playboy channel)
Quiero mis Quinces(MTV3)-latino
Quiero mi Boda(MTV3)-latino
Rock Dinner(MTV3)
Tuff Love Couples(VH1)
Friday Night Lights(Direct Tv,NBC)
My Super Sweet 16 (Lil Mama)(MTV)
My Super Sweet 16 (Justin Combs)(MTV)
Super Sweet Sixteen (MTV)
Friday Night Lights (NBC)
Greek (ABC Family)
Tool Academy(VH1)
Playmate Review 2009(PLAYBOY)
Playmate Review 2008 (PLAYBOY)
NCIS(CBS)
CSI:New York (CBS)
CSI:Miami (CBS/A&E)
From G's To Gents (MTV)
Nitro Circus (MTV)
Paris Hilton's My New BFF (MTV)
Making The Band season 4 (MTV)
Making Menudo (MTV)
Newport Harbor (MTV)
Rob and Big (MTV)
The X Effect (MTV)
Adventures in Hollyhood (MTV)
Bam's UnHoly Union (MTV)
Parental Control (MTV)
The Real World (MTV)
Yo Momma! (MTV)
Tilt (ESPN)
Video Citi TV (The WB/CW Network)
Weeds (Showtime)
Entourage (HBO)
Bob Thomas Ford (WYBC radio)
Need for Speed, Carbon Edition (EA Sports)
NBA Ballerz, Phenom (Midway Sports)
Dance Dance Revolution
Dance Audition (Online)
Delirious (From Director Tom Dicollo,2007)
Stomp the Yard (Sony Picture,2007)
The Architect (Magnolia/HD Films, 2006)
KortBoyz radio
Alexa digital radio
Pandora radio
Last FM radio
Sirius/Xm radio
Live 365 radio

Set List

Ramping Up Intro
Gone in Sixty Seconds
Sexy Girl
Tilt my Brim
Round the Outside
Pimp That
Sets can range from 15 minutes to 1 hour with no covers...all original material including songs featured in Movies and Emmy award winning TV shows.