Benny the Butcher recently joined the Def Jam family.
Who is Benny The Butcher?
Benny’s real name is Jeremie Damon Pennick. He was born on November 27, 1984. He is very famous and known professionally as Benny the Butcher. He is an American rapper from Buffalo, New York. He is an integral part of the hip-hop group named Griselda. He has done frequent collaborations with his first cousin Westside Gunn and also Conway the Machine. He is also a major part of the collective Black Soprano Family.
About Def Jam Recordings
Def Jam Recordings is an American multinational record label which is based in Manhattan, New York City. Def Jam focuses predominantly on hip hop, pop, and urban music. Which is possessed by Universal Music Group. The label has a London-based, UK arm which is known as 0207 Def Jam. Which was managed through EMI Records. The label distributes releases of a variety of record labels. These include Kanye West’s GOOD Music, Listen Up Forever Records, and headed by producer, Ronny J. The new artists include Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Nas, Big Sean, and YK Osiris, and many others.
Benny the Butcher makes Record Deal With Def Jam
The member of Griselda, Benny, confirmed the news of the deal with Def Jam through Instagram on Friday. He also shared a photo of him with a pen in hand and the contract. He captioned the photo saying “A buffalo n***a the brand new face of the legendary Def Jam Records”. He also wrote that he signed his major important deal finally.
Benny then thanked his peers of Griselda. He also thanked his management team at Roc Nation.
There were several headlines made by Benny weeks ago. Because of which he was compelled to postpone a concert in Detroit because of a medical emergency. One of his friends informed the Complex that he was suffering from asthma-related issues and therefore he was hospitalized.
The representative said the following-“Every now and again, it requires medical attention,”
Only hours after Snoop Dogg dropped the news whilst his important interview on the Joe Rogan Experience podcast the announcement was released.
Snoop Dogg announced on the show that he was on Def Jam Records currently. He then said he was a creative consultant executive which according to him does not exist anymore. Later he announced that he had just signed the famous Benny the Butcher. He also called Benny one of the hardest rappers in Buffalo, New York. This was reported by the HotNewHipHop. He ended by saying that there were no more lines to be crossed. That butcher was coming.