Kanye West - Kanye West Signs Q-tip12 April 2012
Kanye West has signed legendary New York rapper Q-Tip to his record label.
Kanye West Signs Q-tip
Barry Weiss, chairman and CEO of Universal Republic and Island Def Jam, the parent company for Kanye's G.O.O.D label revealed yesterday (11.04.12) that they had signed Q-Tip's fourth solo album, 'The Last Zulu' and will release it next year.
Q-Tip said in a statement: ''I'm excited to be a part of the great iconic Def Jam label. I'm humbled to be part of such a storied history.
''As far as G.O.O.D. Music, I'm excited to solidify my working relationship with Kanye, and I look forward to all the opportunities that lie ahead in our partnership. I will do my best to present the most cutting edge music I can.''
Fans shared their excitement on twitter, with one user writing: ''Kanye West signs Q-Tip to G.O.O.D. Music. At this rate he should call his label GREAT Music... (RT IF YOU FEEL ME!) (sic).''