DX News Bits: Wiz Khalifa, Jadakiss, Dipset
Wiz Khalifa may have landed a major label deal, Jada says Diddy/LOX deal might not go down, and Cam'ron sees a Dipset Christmas.While Wiz Khalifa's Kush and Orange Juice mixtape makes its rounds on the internet, fans may be surprised to hear that the Pittsburgh native may already be signed.
According to an article in NYMag.com, industry insiders say that Khalifa has been signed to Atlantic Records for close to a month. In response, the rapper has said, “Whatever people want it to be, that’s what it is. I didn’t say yes, I didn’t say no.” Regardless of his status, Khalifa has pushed his mixtape independently.
In other news, the much-reported reunion of Jadakiss and the LOX with Diddy may not go down, says Kiss. In a brief interview with MTV News, the rapper explained success with a recent song has them looking to the highest bidder.
"That's onboard with a few offers," explained Jada. "It was in the making with Diddy. But after we put out that '[Ha Ha] Slow Down' remix, we got a few more calls in that's on the table right now. They upped the ante. The ante got upped off a light freestyle. You see the impact? You feel that?"
Finally, Cam'ron recently gave Dipset fans some hope. In a recent video in which Killa Cam is at a party in North Carolina with Freekey Zeekey, he revealed fans can eye a Christmas release for Dipset.
"Trying to get that paper work together. Christmas time. Christmas," said Cam, when prompted about the much-discussed Dipset reunion. Watch the video below: