Clarance Avant founded Tabu Records in 1975. In 1991, Tabu entered a two-year manufacturing and distribution agreement with A&M Records. The agreement was not renewed in 1993. During the association, Tabu released 37 singles on a combination of 12" vinyl, cassette and compact disc and 11 full length albums on compact disc and cassette.
TOP ARTISTS ON BILLBOARD R&B CHARTS BY YEAR
|1991||S.O.S. Band (1 Top 10)
Cherrelle (1 Top 40)
|1992||Cherrelle (1 Top 30 and 1 Top 40)|
|1993||Alexander O'Neal (1 Top 20)||Alexander O'Neal (1 Top 20 and 1 Top 30)|
TABU RECORDS EMPLOYEES
Thank you to all of the very talented members of the Tabu Records family.
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Whitburn, Joel. The Billboard Book of Top 40 R&B and Hip-Hop Hits 1942-2004. New York: Billboard Books, 2006.
Whitburn, Joel. Top R&B Albums 1965-1998, Menomonee Falls, WI: Record Research, Inc., 1999.
Billboard magazine articles
Tabu Records employees