Ken "Duro" Ifill is the CEO of Desert Storm Records and a six-time Grammy Award-winning mix engineer.
Desert Storm Records:
In 1997, Duro, DJ Clue, and Skane Dolla (Dj Clue's Manager) developed Desert Storm Records. The labels first major artist is rapper, Fabolous. In September 2001, Fabolous released his debut album Ghetto Fabolous charting at #4 on the Billboard 200. The label was previously distributed through Interscope, Elektra, Atlantic and Sony. The label was currently distributed through Def Jam but is without a distribution partner. They are in talks with FMR. Chairman of Def Jam and now Chairman of Epic Records , L.A. Reid and Epic Label President Sylvia Rhone (who signed the label during her stint as CEO Of Elektra Records in 2000) for a joint venture deal
Jay-Z & Alicia Keys - "Empire State of Mind" - Best Rap/Sung Collaboration & Best Rap Song *source: Grammys,
Erykah Badu - Baduizm,
Will Smith - Big Willie Style,
Jay-Z - Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life,
Ashanti - Ashanti,
Usher - "U Don't Have to Call*"