Jive's got the skills for cross-promo Shaq Attack

Bessman, Jim
November 1993
Billboard;11/6/93, Vol. 105 Issue 45, p32
Trade Publication
Features basketball star and music performer Shaquille O'Neal's debut album `Shaq Diesel,' to be released by Jive Records. Chart position of the first single `(I Know I Got) Skillz'; Cross-promotional campaign.


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