50 Cent’s G-Unit Records Inks Distribution Deal With EMI
(AllHipHop News) It’s official: 50 Cent’s G-Unit has inked a deal with EMI Label Services to market, promote and distribute releases from the popular New York-based record label.
The first release under the new deal with be Lloyd Banks’ third solo album H.F.M. 2 (Hunger For More 2), which is slated for a November 23, release date.
Lloyd Banks’ release will be followed by Tony Yayo’s untitled follow-up to his 2008 solo debut Thoughts Of A Predicate Felon.
Yayo’s album, which will include the single “Pass the Patron,” will land in stores in early 2011.
“It’s refreshing to see the EMI staff excited about my project, they have the passion and energy I haven’t seen in while,” Lloyd Banks told AllHipHop.com in a statement today (August 13).