Shaquille O’Neal reveals Jive Records offered him $10 million for three rap albums in the 1990s

Published by
New York Daily News

During Shaquille O’Neal’s ascent to professional basketball legend status, he was also a rapper with a multimillion-dollar record deal. In the 1990s, the four-time NBA championship ring holder lived out one of his wildest dreams by moonlighting on the microphone and releasing for albums — most notably the platinum-selling 1993 debut “Shaq Diesel.” O’Neal has revealed that his hip-hop foray came as a result from his first appearance on Arsenio Hall’s late night talk show and led to a lucrative offer to sign a deal with the same music company that featured R. Kelly, A Tribe Called Qwest, Aaliyah…

Read More

Share this Story
Load More Related Articles
Load More In US News

Facebook Comments

Check Also

Prince Philip’s life celebrated with new Windsor Castle exhibit

Published by Reuters LONDON (Reuters) – A new ...