In celebration of their 5th year anniversary, TIG (Think It’s A Game Records), hosted a series of events in lieu of the annual A3C Festival in Atlanta. Kicking off the week, TIG held a DJ appreciation event hosted by Coalition DJs & D Haynes. This event gave the label a chance to show their gratitude to the DJ community who has assisted in breaking their artist records. The event had a chef, topless bartenders and massage therapists (Rejuv Spa). The TIG roster including – YFN Lucci, Q Money, Rubberband OG, ForteBowie, Damar Jackson, Garren, YFN Pound (YFNBC Artist), YFN Kay (YFNBC Artist), Ferrari Red (YFNBC Artist), La Mazii and Posa all performed new music for the DJ’s to review and give feedback on as well. Some notable DJ’s in attendance included: Bigga Rankin, Tephlon, DJ X, DJ Winn, Swamp Izzo, DJ Omezy, DJ Ice Berg, King Pin and more.
The following day after the DJ appreciation event, guests came out to the Masquerade for the A3C Kickoff: TIG 5th Anniversary Concert powered by Boost Mobile. Hosted by Bigga Rankin and D Haynes, each TIG artist performed their latest hit records; including rising rap star YFN Lucci performing records such as Everyday We Lit, Heartless and Key to the Streets. Trinidad James popped up for a special guest performance on Lucci’s set to pay homage to his former label, TIG. DJ Lavish Lee and DJ Southwest Atlanta kept the crowd going, as Lucci presented his Family & Friends (YFNBC) with their #1 Plaque for his hit Single “Everyday We Lit” which was the #1 Urban Record in the country back in late July. Lucci’s CEO, Fly then surprised him & their super producer June James with their “Key To The Streets” Platinum Plaque.
Wrapping up the week, TIG founder and CEO, Girvan “Fly” Henry was honored at the Black Music Moguls Brunch. Fly was recognized for being a leading music executive in the industry and nurturing the rap careers of talent such as YFN Lucci, Rich Homie Quan, Trinidad James and More. “It’s a BLESSING to be successful in the music business over these past 5 years. Honestly, I feel like this is only the beginning for us! So like Puff said, ’10 Years from now we’ll still be top,’ THINK IT’S A GAME!!!” Fly stated. TIG has quickly become one of the top independent hip-hop labels in the industry.