Memphis rap mogul Yo Gotti is making big-time moves. The boss of CMG Records has announced a partnership with industry giant Interscope to take his business to the next level.
Yo Gotti’s Record Label Partners W/ Interscope
CMG Records’ growth has been insane. From launching its first project in 2013, Yo Gotti’s I Am album that went certified gold, to eight years later boasting a roster that includes Moneybagg Yo, 42 Dugg, Blac Youngsta and rising star EST Gee. Now the label’s union with Interscope will allow Gotti’s camp to expand even more.
“Teams Win Championships, Unity Creates Value, Determination turn into POWER ! New Deal, New Money, New Opportunities ! New Home For #CMGRecords The Brand Dat Build Brands 💎💎💎💎 S/o @interscope 🤞🏾”
“Aye Big Bra @yogotti U Motivate Me No YAPP Congrats On New Move !! #CMGRecords The Brand Dat Build Brands 💪🏽🏆🔥🗣” (Moneybagg Yo)
42 Dugg Is Unstoppable W/ New Publishing Deal
CMG rapper 42 Dugg is getting some major recognition. It was announced recently that the up-and-coming star has landed a new publishing deal. 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)
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