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Rihanna leaves Def Jam, signs with Jay Z’s Roc nation

Jay Z and Rihanna

Rihanna has left Def Jam, and signed with Jay Z’s Roc Nation label, which he moved from Columbia Records to Universal a little under a year ago. Def Jam no longer has Rihanna officially listed as an artist, whereas Roc Nation does (she was previously only listed under management, as ...

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Olu Maintain signs distribution deal with Def Jam

Olu Maintain Speaks on his Long Absence [ViDeo]

In the quest to make his music more accessible in every part of the world, Olu Maintain has signed a worldwide distribution deal with Dej Jam. Def Jam Recordings is an American record label, focused predominantly on hip hop and urban music and operates as a part of The Island ...

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