Def Jam

DJ Khaled Signs Deal With Def Jam

{mosimage}Today Antonio "L.A." Reid announced that Terror Squad member, and famous DJ, DJ Khaled has signed a deal for his label, "We The Best" Music, with Def Jam Records. The...

Mannie Fresh Signs With Def Jam

Former Cash Money producer, Mannie Fresh, has signed a deal with Def Jam Recordings. He will produce for and oversee Def Jam's roster of southern artists as a part of...

EA Announces Release of Def Jam: Icon

Def Jam Interactive and EA Sports recently announced a March release date for the musically interactive street brawler fighting game, Def Jam: Icon. The game, which infuses Hip-Hop music, culture,...

Russell & Kimora Lee Simmons announce Seperation

Russell Simmons and his model-turned-entrepreneur wife Kimora Lee Simmons, arguably one of hip-hop’s most powerful couples, publicly announced their seperation today (March 31). ‘Kimora and I will remain committed parents...

Def Jam Fight for NY Team!

A new team has been created for EA’s latest release, Def Jam Fight for NY. This new fighter game features 40 of the biggest Hip Hop artists and celebrities, such...

Shyne signs to Def Jam

According to sources, veteran rap label Def Jam has inked incarcerated rapper Shyne to a record deal. Shyne was sentenced to a 10-year bid in 2001 after being convicted in...

Ea Sports & Def Jam bring Vendetta II

EA Sports and Def Jam will partner to bring gaming enthusiasts a new Hip-Hop video game. Def Jam Vendetta II will feature more than 70 characters including more than 35...

Lyor Cohen Leaves Def Jam

Island Def Jam CEO Lyor Cohen has accepted a top position at Edgar Bronfman’s newly acquired Warner Music Group. Cohen, to head Warner’s North American operations, worked with Bronfman before...

Simmons sells Phat Fashions for $140 million

Russell Simmons has sold Phat Fashions, into a partnership with clothing company, Kellwood. Under the terms of the deal, Phat Fashions becomes a subsidary of Kellwood. Simmons received $140 million...