Gunplay Inks Deal With Def Jam
Rick Ross’s protege has made a decision regarding his label affiliation.
Gunplay has inked a deal with Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin’s renowned New York label.
Maybach Music Group boss, Rick Ross, released the news online yesterday (July 3). Rozay took to Twitter to inform fans and followers.
“:Breaking News!!!! @GUNPLAYMMG just Signed Big Solo Lp Deal @MaybachMusicGrp @DefJamRecords Debut Album Coming!!!!Streets Been Ready!!!,” he wrote on Tuesday.
“We will not stop!!!! #HoldmeBack,” he added, jubilantly.
Ross followed up with some congratulations for Gunplay. “Proud of my lil bro.Congrats!!!!! @GUNPLAYMMG @MaybachMusicGrp @DefJamRecords,” he tweeted.
Gunplay revealed in an interview last summer, that he had nothing but support and praise for the Maybach crew.
“I’ve been famous a long time, so I’m not really big on being jealous,” Gun told Vibe. “If they shinin’, they shinin’. They’re excellent artists. They got a fanbase, so for Ross to put them out in the forefront, I like that. I hope he wouldn’t put nobody wack in the forefront. So shoutout to Meek Mill, Wale, Pill. They getting’ it in. Talented artists…I don’t question Ross’ business moves. I just go with the flow, ’cause at the end of the day, he is for the team. So whatever is benefiting the team, I’m with. So if that means doing things to Make Maybach Music better, then I’m cool.”