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Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Rumor Confirmed: Kreayshawn, Polarizing Oakland MC, Signs with Columbia Records

Posted By on Wed, Jun 8, 2011 at 10:08 AM

click to enlarge The Bay Area's newest major-label rapper.
  • The Bay Area's newest major-label rapper.

When your video gets two million views in two weeks, something big is bound to happen, and for Oakland MC Kreayshawn, it just did. Today, her publicist announced that the polarizing rapper and White Girl Mob leader a signed deal with Columbia Records -- basically confirming a rumor heard last week about an impending deal with Sony.

The deal means that Internet megahit "Gucci Gucci" will see proper release in digital outlets on June 14, and that the 21-year-old fillmmaker, rapper, and Lil B associate will release a full-length album later this year.

We've got queries out regarding the rumored $1 million figure attached to Kreayshawn's deal; if we hear anything one way or another, we'll let you know.

Meanwhile, here it is, for the two millionth time:

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