Iggy Azalea Signs To Def Jam

Originally posted on AllHipHop.com:

(AllHipHop News) Iggy Azalea joins the house that Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin – Def Jam.

The Australian-bred rapper made the announcement from Twitter and expressed her jubilation at the news. Soon, she released an official statement with David Massey, president of Island Records.

Massey said:

We are beyond proud and excited to welcome Iggy to the Island Def Jam family. Iggy has created a massive buzz and rightfully so: she’s incredibly talented, she’s focused, driven, and has great creative tastes and instincts. She is nothing short of an international star, and the team here – including Steve Bartels, Chris Anokute, Karen Kwak, our chairman Barry Weiss and myself – are thrilled she’s chosen Island Records as her U.S. home.”

Iggy said:

“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…

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