Busta Rhymes Explains Cash Money/Google Music Deal

Birdman is getting INVOLVED, He’s signing all the washed up rappers, selling them hopes of reviving their careers. He’s a smart entrepreneur. Illiterate and ignorant, but he possesses very good business acumen. Or maybe it’s all luck.


Just under two weeks ago, it was announced that Busta Rhymes signed to Cash Money. Now, new details about the New York rapper’s latest deal, as well as info on his partnership with Google Music, have emerged.

“This was just another one of those moments that defines a significant turning point in my career, and in music and business,” Busta said, according to Billboard. “It was just an amazing idea to have [Google] willing to partner up with the most powerful record company in music, which is Cash Money. Cash Money is a very unique, special home to be a part of, because they don’t do shit conventionally, either. So it was just an ideal opportunity and something that’s going to go down in the history books, because a deal like this has never been done before.”

According to Chris Lighty, Busta’s manager, the deal resulted in a four-album contract…

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