Author: Scarlett Pham
"Long Live Dolph" released by Paper Route Empire - record label founded by Young Dolph in 2010. The album contains eight tracks, featuring artists from Paper Route Empire such as Kenny Muney, Key Glock, Big Moochie Grapes, Snupe Bandz, Joddy Badass, Jay Fizzle, Paper Route Woo, and Chitana.
The artists on the album are all people who were carefully selected by Young Dolph to put on the record label while he was still alive. Young Dolph saw in them not just talent but enthusiasm.
The album is the respect and tribute that the artists send to Young Dolph as well as the thanks to the fans who always remember Young Dolph and express their love to him.
In Chitana's track "Love For Me", we can also hear Young Dolph's voice, which has made fans feel emotional.
Young Dolph's real name is Adolph Robert Thornton, Jr.. He was born in Chicago but moved to Memphis. His first album is "King Of Memphis" hit Billboard Hot 100 at 49th. Dolph's most recent album is "Dum and Dummer 2" hit the Billboard 200 at 8th.
On November 17, 2021 in front of a cookie shop in Memphis, Young Dolph was shot and killed, giving a lot of grief and shock to the music world.