Add Emily’s RSS feed to your feed reader Will Rich The Kid took offense to Uzi's statement and began to attack and hasn't let up since. Now, just days after "Free Uzi" was unexpectedly released, it was pulled off streaming platforms Tidal and Apple Music over licensing issues because of a sample used in the song.

Have a news tip? Lil Uzi Vert has been entangled in a battle with his record label Generation Now that has gained traction online..

At one point, the label drama was so bad, the “XO Tour Lif3” rapper said he was done with music altogether, despite the fact that he was still making music behind the scenes, some of which he previewed for fans last week on Instagram Live.

© 2020 WWB Holdings, LLC. Lil Uzi Vert was the first person entrusted with secrets on the matter to speak of a rumored Roc Nation management deal. Sounds like an awkward conversation. In a bit of news that will be completely unsurprising to anyone who is patiently waiting for Eternal Atake to drop, Lil Uzi Vert seems to be having label issues. Subscribe to our newsletter and get the daily tea and access to private events with Hollywood Unlocked. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

There have been a lot of rumors surfacing the Lil Uzi Vert fandom claiming that his contract with Atlantic Records and/or Generation Now is over as … Apparently, Uzi didn't clear the use of G Herbo's "Gangway," which serves as the bedrock of the new track.

TMZ goes on to say that Uzi's camp proposed a new deal that they believe is fairer to the Philly rapper. The next year, Drama fended off rumors that Uzi left … ", Peddler's Village offering apple-themed food and drink, AstraZeneca hoping to deliver COVID-19 vaccine by start of 2021, Eagles safety Marcus Epps tests positive for COVID-19, Humpback whale found dead off cost of Cape May County, Battleground states continue to tally votes as Biden inches closer to victory, Fantasy football line up advice for Week 9: Start J.K. Dobbins, Steelers WR, sit Ronald Jones.

However, now that Lil Uzi Vert is on the Roc Nation roster, it seems he’s ready for a fresh start, which he symbolized by cutting off his dreads and debuting a fresh haircut. On Wednesday, the 43-year-old actor took to Twitter to share a workout selfie, which showcased a bright blue mohawk. © 2020 Complex Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Lil Uzi Vert Offers Advice On Record Deals: “Don’t Sign To A Rapper Or DJ” January 12, 2018 - 8:17 pm by Latifah Muhammad The Philly rapper's label boss, DJ … Lil Uzi Vert Wants Out Of ‘Exploitative’ Label Contract, Looking For New Deals. Follow Emily & PhillyVoice on Twitter @emily_rolen | @thePhillyVoice A source familiar with his current deal tells TMZ … the rapper’s being exploited… Photo Credit: Photo Source: Generation Now, Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Kidnapper Sentenced To 24 Years In Prison, Lil Uzi On His Record Label Situation: ‘Motherf*cking Set Myself Up’, Lil Uzi: ‘I’m Done With Music I Deleted Everything’, Social Media Reacts To Beyoncé Saying She Wants To Take A Break From Music, Jay-Z Launches His Own Cannabis Line, ‘Monogram’, Floyd Mayweather On Losing The Mother Of 3 Of His Children, Josie Harris: “For Her To Come Back, I Would Give It All“, Wendy Williams Alleged Drug Use And Lil Boosie’s Possible Homosexuality On Hollywood Unlocked with Jason Lee; UNCENSORED, Nene Leaks Reading Show & Mike Tyson Confronting Homophobic Lil Boosie on Gagging with Jason Lee, HOLLYWOOD UNLOCKED WITH JASON LEE: UNCENSORED TO DEBUT ON FOX SOUL, Sounding Off On ‘Protect Black Women’ After Tory Lanez Denies Shooting Megan Thee Stallion On Hollywood Unlocked With Jason Lee [UNCENSORED]. Uzi thanked Roc Nation for handing over the keys to his career on Instagram, with the label confirming his addition via a new page on its website today. TMZ reported Sunday that Uzi Vert wants to negotiate a new contract because he's currently feeling financially and artistically "exploited" under his current agreement with Generation Now, a label started by Philly's DJ Drama and is part of Atlantic Records.

Last week, Uzi Vert unexpectedly released the song 'Free Uzi.'. All rights reserved, Lil Uzi Vert, seen here performing at the 2018 Made in American Festival, reportedly is feuding with his record label, Generation Now. Ice Cube is fed up with the backlash he continues to receive after confirming he worked with President Trump on a plan to help Black Americans, • Let our new streaming channel be your guide to the 2020 election • When polls will close in key states -- and when ballots will be counted.

Furthermore, another source states that the label isn’t withholding the release of Uzi’s upcoming Eternal Atake album, and is definitely not exploiting him, claiming he’s been in full control from day one. Guapdad 4000, Lil Keed, And NLE Choppa Watch Lil Kim’s ‘Crush On You’ Video For The First Time On ‘React Like You Know’, Indiecast Reviews New Albums From Oneohtrix Point Never And Salem, Swae Lee Tells Us Why He Joined Esports XSET Gaming Crew And When Fans Can Expect ‘Sremm Life 4’, The Rundown: A Good Faith Attempt To Explain How And Why ‘How To With John Wilson’ Is So Good, Desi Lydic On The Fitting ‘The Daily Show’ Tribute To Ruth Bader Ginsburg And How She Changed America, In ‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm,’ The ‘Victims’ Have Become The Performers, Iraqi-Canadian MC Narcy Explains The Danger Of Internet Deep Fakes, The Best Ways To Research Down Ballot Candidates And State Measures, Talking With NBA Veteran Al Harrington About Black Representation In Cannabis, Master Brewer Jaega Wise On Getting More Women Into The Beer Industry And Brewing During A Pandemic. PhillyVoice Staff. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! He says, “Free Uzi. Now, they’re adding another prominent up-and-comer to the list: Lil Uzi Vert, who until recently was tied up with label drama with his prior representation and his label, Atlantic Records. Vert just shared new music, but even that single came with a side of trouble. Baes & Baddies: Eve J Marie Has A Hard Time Covering Considerable Assets.

RELATED: Lil Uzi On His Record Label Situation: ‘Motherf*cking Set Myself Up’, In addition, fellow musician and collaborator Nav tells the publication that in order for he and Uzi to drop their newest slam, Uzi has to rectify his label situation. Additionally, one source states that the “XO TOUR Llif3” rapper’s label is refusing to cough up the dough for his studio time and associated needs, forcing him to ask those around him for financial assistance. Odom was previously married to Khloé Kardashian from 2009 to 2013. And to top it all off, the rap artist is still in a very public argument with DJ Drama and another Generation Now exec, Don Cannon, about the release of Uzi Vert forthcoming album "Eternal Atake.

We’re told Generation Now is supposed to cover Lil Uzi’s studio time and recordings, but the label’s refusing to pony up — so he’s being forced to seek financial assistance from people close to him.

The new music comes two months after Uzi Vert said he was quitting music, reportedly because of these issues with the label. Uproxx is an independent subsidiary of Warner Music.

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