About Us

The Label

who we are

Black Market Records is a 360 music administration and one of the leading media companies in the world with its headquarters in Sacramento Califonia (USA). Black Market Records has its fingerprints in 30 countries in the world and 20 of them are in Africa. We have offices in Sacramento California (USA), Nairobi (Kenya), Havannah, Cuba and the African head offices in Kampala (Uganda). Black Market Records represents artists in more than 30 countries with a multitude of digital platforms and aggressive yet savvy marketing strategies to propel artists to greater heights along in their careers.




Audio Production



“We Love Music. We Are Music”

Black Market Records

remember the past

Since 1989

Black Market Records was founded in 1989 by Cedric Singleton. In 1992 the label released Sacramento rapper X-Raided’s album “Psycho Active” featuring Brotha Lynch Hung. In 1993 the label released Brotha Lynch Hung’s EP “24 Deep”, which rose to no. 91 on Billboard’s Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, the label’s first album to chart. Brotha Lynch Hung later released “Season of da Siccness”, the label’s second album to chart. X-Raided left Black Market after his contract ended in 2000.

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Best record label of all time

Delivering quality & utmost value in entertainment since 1989. We have inspired, spotted & nurtured various talents and acts across the globe through publishing and distributing the best content.

Cedric Singleton


Kim Bush

Chief Operations Officer

Roderick Singleton

Chief Finance Officer