Stayin'hi Records was founded in 1993 by Roscoe Kellam aka Sco. This pioneer of rap music has been in the industry since the age of twelve. During his career, he has released 10 albums independently pushing huge units. Although he is originally from Pontiac,Michigan. The fan base ranges from Midwestern states such as Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, and all the way down south to Mississippi, Georgia and Texas. This hip-hop phenomenon’s talent and energy far surpasses that of the average rapper. “Sco's music is just as real as Jeezy, or T.I. but with a raw Mid-West twist! He is one of Michigan's finest” (Scott Bejda -Street Masters Magazine).The history begins in 1994 when Sco teamed up with his long-time friend Melo to release, All Bizzness . It was the first project it sold quite a few records. The second album that was released in 1995 was called Life in the Yac. It sold a massive number throughout the Midwest. In 1997, a hot single titled In the Ghetto, that featured Tha Frizzo Crew, put him on the map. Furthermore, the originator dropped Pimp in the Yac that sold thousands of copies which gave him mad exposure through the states. Later in the years, Sco was managed by Harmony Entertainment in West Virginia. After six months of tutelage, he returned to his hometown to pursue his love for rap. By the year 2000, the lyricist was holding down his own fan base and dropping albums back to back such as Anotha Day, Anotha Dollar and Networkin. In 2003, he made some real noise when he dropped the first group album titled Stayin Hi Boys Sh03, which landed him a distribution deal with RND Distribution based in Houston, Texas. In 2006, Sco released another album titled "I Can Do This" as well as a book titled The Life of Sco that astounded many people. The album included artists, Michael “5000” Watts from Swishahouse Records/Warner Brothers, Inc., multi-platinum producer and artist Kenoe from Koch Records/Laboratory Records, and the famous R&B singer and songwriter, Keith Washington. To add to his accomplishments the underground king has been featured in many popular hip-hop magazines and newspapers such as The Murderdog, Ozone Magazine, Hoodwide, Block to Block, WWS Magazine, Rap Ireland, Rap Fanatic,Playa Connection, and many more. In 2008 Sco dropped album titled Grown Man that feature artist Melanie Rutherford, Kingpin Skinny Pimp, and Kiotti. The album included rising producers Big Phazz from Texas, and the talented Marcus singleton, producer Shorty-P and many more. In 2010 Sco released a big single titled stupid money and he also made a cameo in the abc tv show Detroit 187, In 2011 Sco and austraila's own Dj next drop the "MICHIGAN TRAP SHIT MIXTAPE" and sco teamed up with Rodney perry co-host of the mo'nique show and dropped "Sco Facebook Mixtape" In 2012 Sco started a video brand on youtube called 'Scott Smith Video Mix" showcasing models, actors, rappers and singers helping a lot of up-coming models and entertainers.
Sco has also been in a few indie films "love is a thieves game" directed by Sam Logan Khaleghi and "Operation get Money" In the fall of 2014 Sco will be releasing new ep "Gotcha Lookin" and cook book "Cookin With Sco"
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Cooking with SCO
by Roscoe Kellam
Independent recording artist Sco from Michigan who's well known for his music now brings you his cook book with some of the most mouth watering recipes ready to be served on your dinner table.
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