Detroit rapper 42 Dugg is getting some major recognition from the music industry. It was announced today that the up-and-coming star has landed a new publishing deal.
42 Dugg Gets Major Recognition
42 Dugg is preparing to partner with one of the largest publishing companies in the music industry. Representatives from Warner Chappell explained the motivation behind the partnership was to tap into Dugg’s potential before he inevitably blows up.
“This is 42 Dugg’s moment. His performance on ‘We Paid’ has earned praise from fans, fellow artists, and critics alike, and I believe he’s well on his way to becoming one of the industry’s next big stars.” (Variety)
Funk Flex + 42 Dugg Dropping Heat
In April 2021, New York rap veteran Funk Flex went to his Instagram page to share the ultimate teaser clip. Along with new audio, the Hot 97 icon let loose a preview of their upcoming music video.
“SNIPPET : NEW COLLAB! FunkFlex / @42_dugggg !!!!!! Saturday 7pm @hot97 might play a snippet !!!! Cranking!!!! @flexotb I appreciate u my brother!!!! @pressplay_ent x @yogotti x @lilbaby x @acker360 thanks again! WHO ELSE SHOULD I COLLAB WITH????”
42 Dugg Drops ‘Free Dem Boyz’ Album
After the breakout success of his Young & Turnt, Vol. 2 album last year, 42 Dugg dropped his latest album on May 21. Free Dem Boyz has features by Roddy Ricch, Future, Lil Durk and Fivio Foreign, among others.
“@42_dugggg #FREEDEMBOYZ Out Friday 5/21″ (Moneybagg Yo)
“🔥🔥🔥” (Rick Ross)
“🔥🔥” (Rowdy Rebel)
OMB Peezy Released In 42 Dugg + Roddy Ricch Shooting
In March 2021, Southern rapper OMB Peezy was released on bond following his arrest in connection to a shooting at 42 Dugg and Roddy Ricch‘s music video set. Peezy affiliate Iceebee has hit up social media with footage of OMB released. The clip features them hugging each other after getting out of jail.
“The goat back home, 🧡🧡🧡🐐🐐🐐🐐 #TDFT 3/5”