Last night Wednesday (August 8), news broke that rapper Young Jeezy has been named Senior VP of A&R at Atlantic Records. Radio DJ, DJ Greg Street made the announcement on his V103 radio show in ATL. It is also being reported that Jeezy will remain a solo artist on prominent Hip-Hop label Def Jam.
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R&B singer Trey Songz and rapper Young Jeezy celebrated the released of Trey’s new single “Hail Mary” Ft. Young Jeezy and Lil Wayne at Club Play in Miami. A visual for the song was shot over this past weekend and should premiere soon. Trey’s new album, Charter V arrives August 21. Check out the pics after the jump!
Singer Trey Songz drops his new album Chapter V on August 21. To support the disc, a new track from Trigga called “Hail Mary” Ft. Young Jeezy and Lil Wayne was released. The sexually-charged song serves as the latest single off his upcoming album. Sounds like Trigga have a hit in the making! Listen to the track below:
There’s a bidding war! In the past, rising Chicago rapper Chief Keef confirmed that Atlantic Records, Birdman’s Cash Money and Jeezy’s CTE are all interested in signing him. Keef flew to NYC to meet with Atlantic recently, he had a meeting set up with Birdman and yesterday Sunday (June 10), Jeezy stopped in the Chi to meet with Keef. No word on what the meeting was about or if Keef officially signed to Jeezy’s label or not. Stay tuned to HHW for all updates.
The King of the South also known as T.I. mentioned in a recent interview with L.A.’s radio station Power 106 (via LA Leakers), that there is a possibility collaboration album with him and his ATLien Young Jeezy, who released his latest album Thug Motivation 103: Hustlaz Ambition, last month. During his interview, T.I. also spoke about his docu-style show T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle and his upcoming album, entitled Trouble Man. Read some excerpts:
For the past few weeks, Young Jeezy been busy promoting his new album Thug Motivation 103: Hustlaz Ambition. While doing some press in New York City, Vibe caught up with Jeezy for a brief conversation. Jeezy talked about working with Jill Scott, Andre 3000 and Jay-Z. According to Hits Daily Double, TM103 is projected to sell between 200-225K in the first week, based on one-day reports from retailers.
Exactly one week from today (December 20), rapper Young Jeezy will be releasing the 3rd installment (Thug Motivation 103: Hustlaz Ambition) to his Thug Motivation series. The disc has collaborations with Jay-Z, Fabolous, Ne-Yo, Snoop Dogg and more. In an interview with Billboard: The Juice, Jeezy talked about TM103 and his new single “O.J.” Ft. Jadakiss and Fabolous. Below are some excerpts:
Platinum-selling rapper Young Jeezy new album Thug Motivation 103: Hustlerz Ambition is scheduled to hit stores September 20. Jeezy made the announced at his 6th year anniversary concert for his debut LP Thug Motivation 101, back in July at the Highline Ballroom in NYC. As of press, there is still no official album cover or tracklisting. It’s rumored that the disc was pushed back. Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group recently took to their official Twitter account @MaybachMusicGrp and fired some shots that were aimed directly at Young Jeezy.