Megan Thee Stallion and Warner Music Group have introduced a partnership the place the rapper will distribute by means of the corporate however retain her masters.
The progressive settlement will “allow the Houston native to take care of her independence as a musician whereas additionally getting access to the music firm’s strong international companies, starting from radio promotion to advertising worldwide,” in keeping with the press launch. Megan is not going to solely have full possession of her masters but additionally her publishing.
The Grammy-winning artist will launch music by means of Sizzling Woman Productions – her unbiased music and leisure entity whereas working with Warner Music and its worldwide associates. Moreover, Megan has full artistic management of her music releases together with the choice to convey artists which can be signed to her imprint into the WMG ecosystem.
“That is the start of an thrilling new chapter of my life and profession,” Megan stated. “I’m actually centered on constructing an empire and rising as an entrepreneur, so I’m proud to take this subsequent step in my journey and work with Max Lousada and all the Warner Music Group staff on this new capability. I do know we’re going to create historical past collectively.”
“Meg is not only a celebrity,” WMG Recorded Music CEO Max Lousada stated. “She’s an inventive drive and a mogul within the making – genuine and unapologetic in defining her personal distinctive place within the cultural panorama. So many relate to her outstanding story and have witnessed her come into her energy on her personal phrases. At Warner, we’re creating an atmosphere the place authentic skills can discover each their creativity and entrepreneurialism, whereas constructing long-term careers. Following on her success with 300, we’re excited to proceed our journey with Meg by means of this dynamic new partnership, with our international groups, infrastructure, and experience supporting her each step of the best way.”
“Megan continues to be an absolute trailblazer,” Roc Nation CEO Desiree Perez stated. “This new chapter with Warner Music Group will shift the panorama within the music business and empower different unbiased artists to observe in her footsteps and declare their energy. It’s additionally a testomony to Max’s potential to reimagine the relationships that main music firms can have interaction in with unbiased artists.”
Megan not too long ago introduced that she’s readying a brand new album and a tour for the summer season.