August 6, 2012 at 10:24 AM
Reservoir is pleased to announce the signing of Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz to an exclusive worldwide publishing deal. The deal includes a 200-plus song catalog, including 2 Chainz’ forthcoming album, Based on a T.R.U. Story, to be released by Def Jam Recordings on August 14th.
The deal was spearheaded by seasoned industry A&R executive and Reservoir Senior Vice President of Creative and Business Development, Faith Newman.
2012 has been a big year for 2 Chainz. He currently holds the top two spots on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. Kanye West’s platinum-selling single “Mercy,” featuring 2 Chainz along with Big Sean and Pusha T, is at #1 for the 5th week in a row, followed by the lead single from Based on a T.R.U. Story, “No Lie” featuring Drake, at #2 with a bullet.
Reservoir is proud to be involved in this pivotal moment in 2 Chainz’ career and anticipates nothing but growth and success for him as Atlanta’s latest and greatest hip-hop star.