Artist News: Iggy Azalea Speaks On Inking New Deal With Island Def Jams.
Australian rapper Iggy Azalea has announced that she has officially inked a deal with Island Records in the US. She continues to be signed to Mercury Records in the UK and both labels are part of the Island Def Jam Music Group. The video for her first single ‘Work’has already racked up 6 million views on YouTube. Her debut album ‘The New Classic’ is set for release later this year.
“I am elated to be a part of the Island Def Jam family! After speaking in depth with David, Steve and Chris, it became clear that Island Records was attuned to the type of artist I am. They are a great addition to my UK team. Along with T.I. and the Grand Hustle family, I couldn’t have asked for a more understanding and aspirational group of people to work with.”