(AllHipHop News) Empire Records CEO has come forth to shoot down claims that buzzing new rapper XXXTentacion signed a deal with Atlantic Records.
The inaccurate reports started to circulate shortly after it was revealed XXXTentacion was released from jail last week.
Empire boss Ghazi Shami shot down the Atlantic reports while noting his label’s breakthroughs in identifying new talent.
He also pledged the company’s support to build XXXTentacion’s career.
“From Kendrick Lamar to The Migos, to D.R.A.M. and Anderson.Paak, we pride ourselves in working with gifted artists early on in their career,” Ghazi Shami said. XXXTentacion is a unique talent and we’re excited to be in partnership with him, helping him bring his vision to life.”
The “Look At Me” rapper is working on a new project and planning a tour in between sending shots at Drake.