Young Jeezy and Hov aren’t the only ones making major moves this week. It has just been announced that T.I. and his label Grand Hustle have officially signed a deal with Columbia Records, who will help release his forthcoming album Trouble Man: He Who Wears The Crown. The project will be executive produced by Pharrell.
Read a statement from T.I. regarding the deal below.
“I’m honored to be partners with such a successful, passionate and creative conglomerate like Columbia Records, who respects and supports the vision of their artist and partners. Nothing but love, respect & appreciation for Doug Morris, Rob Stringer and the entire staff. Also, a special thank you to my big bruh, Sk8board P, for always believing in me and also executive producing my upcoming project.”
Rob Stringer Chairman/CEO Columbia Records added:
“We’re very excited to welcome T.I. to the Columbia family. With his massive US success and career history, we are going to make him an even bigger superstar on a global level.”