HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 15: Barry Weiss, Chairman & CEO of The Island Def Jam Music Group and Universal Republic Records attends the Maxim Hot 100 Party at Vanguard on May 15, 2013 in Hollywood, California.
The LOX might get an offer from MMG ... I’m signed to Def Jam though for three or four more albums. But definitely that was one of the places that were inquiring about the new LOX album. You’ll hear about a couple more. The LOX album is definitely coming.
Def Jam [Records] is the greatest Hip Hop label in the world and it is an honor and a privilege to work with such incredible artists every day ... I am appreciative of [Island Def Jam Records President] Steve Bartels for his leadership and his continued faith in me as we move the Def Jam brand into the future. With our talented staff, an unprecedented roster of superstars and an exciting crop of newcomers, we are poised to win big in 2013 and beyond.More quotes »
The-Dream's 'IV Play' review: Bad & good
The-Dream wants to keep his edge, regardless of what that means for sales and radio play. His latest album, "IV Play" ( Def Jam ), is no different.He swears his way through much of the album, to the point that we can't even discuss his collaboration with Big Read more »
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Review: Kanye West eerie, erratic on 'Yeezus'
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