Posts Tagged: Pitbull

Take A Musical Journey to Brazil

Since Brazil has been very much in the global spotlight lately (and no doubt will continue to be for the foreseeable future), we thought we might compile a sampler of a few of our favorite Brazilian or Brazil-inspired artists. The tracks below run the gamut from Classic Samba to Contemporary Baile Funk. Highlights include “Nobody Can Live… Read more »

We Don’t Just Sell Music, You Know

Over here in the Physical department at The Orchard, the sales reps are privileged to rep CDs from some of the finest musicans and DJs in the world. When a legendary DJ like DJ Premier is in the house to discuss his latest project, you best believe we’re paying attention! And we’re always happy to… Read more »

Pitbull and The Raveonettes: How To Keep Killin’ It Year After Year After Year

I’ve had the rare opportunity to watch unknowns develop and blossom into superstars many times in my music career. Among those is Mr. Worldwide himself, Pitbull, who we remember as a hungry young rapper out of Miami. Back then, the Cuban-American rapper originally known as Armando Cristian Pérez was ID’d as Mr. 305, having built… Read more »

Pitbull Has His “Kodiak” Moment in Alaska

Pitbull makes the most of a chilly prank that was supposed to be a promotion for Walmart and energy supplement, Sheets. An internet campaign was launched by David Thorpe, a writer for, encouraging others to send Pitbull to perform at the most desolate Walmarts located in America. After thousands of people voted for Pitbull to be sent… Read more »

Physical Goes to Orion and Back

The physical sales team did their share of heavy lifting to deliver a #139 Billboard/Soundscan Top 200 debut for Rhett Miller‘s The Dreamer, which also hit #2 on the Heatseekers chart. This follows a long list of Top 200 chart debuts for our artists, including Pitbull, DJ Premier & Bumpy Knuckles, Royce Da 5’9″, The Black Angels, The… Read more »