Nigerian record label YBNL which is owned by Olamide has just signed a joint venture deal with Empire Distribution.
Empire Distribution, Records and Publishing Inc. is an American distribution company and record label founded in 2010 by Ghazi Shami and headquartered in San Francisco, California with offices in New York City, London, and Atlanta.
Empire has partnership deals the likes of XXXTentacion, SZA, Kendrick Lamar, Tyga, Snoop Dogg and others.
Olamide announced the news on Twitter, he wrote:
Happy to announce that YBNL and Empire got a joint venture deal. Myself and Fireboy with any other act i sign next ready to shake the world. 🌎
Big thanks to the fans for holding on for so long and believing.. switching it up n fvcking the world up is the motive . So make nobody fear when gobe start.
Empire also shared photos of Olamide signing the new deal, writing;
Nigeria going global 🇳🇬🌍 Excited to continue this journey with you and the YBNL family