Reservoir EVP Rell Lafargue Talks to Billboard About Drake/Aaliyah Album

Reservoir Executive Vice President Rell Lafargue spoke to Billboard this week to discuss Blackground’s collaboration with rapper Drake in releasing new music from the late R&B singer Aaliyah. Reservoir and Blackground have been working together since entering into an agreement this past July that sees Reservoir exclusively representing the masters in Blackground’s catalog and administering the company’s music publishing component, Black Fountain Music.

A video broke this morning in which Drake confirmedthat he is working on a project to feature Aaliyah’s vocals, and followed up with their exclusive official story this afternoon, including quotes from Rell and Blackground executive Jomo Hankerson.

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