Masicka inked a deal with New York-Based Label, "Def Jam"
The dancehall star joins the roster of the established label that also includes Justin Bieber: "It's a celebration of hard work"
Masicka, significant step in his career (Def Jam Recordings)
Rising dancehall star, Masicka (Born Javaun Fearon), is the latest to join the list of Jamaican artistes who signed to a reputed international label.
The '438' artiste inked a deal with the New York-based label, "Def Jem", and officially joined their roster to make an upgrade and take his career to the next level.
A graduate of Calabar High School from Kingston, Jamaica with a significant step in his career. The 29-year-old deejay and songwriter recently released his first song under his new management entitled 'Pieces' featuring rising dancehall star, Jahshii.
"Pieces is a song of triumph. it's a celebration of what you have worked hard for and motivates the listeners to keep going. you will be victorious", Stated the artiste who is now based in Miami.
"Representing the new wave of Jamaican dancehall and reggae, Masicka’s versatility and unique sonic perspective have the potential to impact markets all over the world. It feels like the beginning of something very special. We’re excited to welcome him to our Def Jam family", said Tunji Balogun, chairman, and CEO of Def Jam Recordings.
Masicka will join Def Jam’s current roster which includes Buju Banton, and also International stars such as Justin Bieber, DJ Khaled, and the Rappers, Jeremih, 2 Chainz, and Dave East.