19 April 2019 (Toronto, ON) – In April 2009, Asher Roth released his game-changing debut album, Asleep In The Bread Aisle. Now, in celebration of its 10th anniversary, the album will make its vinyl release debut on June 21 via SRC/Ume/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. A new expanded deluxe digital edition of Asleep In The Bread Aisle with three bonus B-sides (“The Lounge”, “Y.O.U.” and “Perfectionist”) is available now for streaming and download purchase.
Originally released by Schoolboy/SRC/Universal Motown, Asleep In The Bread Aisle features guests Cee-Lo Green, Busta Rhymes, Keri Hilson, Jazze Pha, Chester French, and New Kingdom. The album fuses Roth’s influences spanning hip-hop, rock, and R&B for a masterpiece of contemporary popular music, featuring the Double-Platinum hit “I Love College” and three more singles: “Lark on My Go-Kart”, “Be By Myself” and “She Don’t Wanna Man.” Asleep In The Bread Aisle debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard 200 and is Gold-certified by the RIAA.
“Asleep In The Bread Aisle as an album and the experiences it gave me—as a major label debut and for my life—it made me who I am, and led me to where I am right now,” says Asher Roth. “It gave me the most insight into how the world works, and who I want to be in this world. Asleep In The Bread Aisle set me off on this crazy, 10 year journey.”
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Asher Roth - Asleep In The Bread Aisle [1LP gold vinyl]
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