Cardi B Signs Worldwide Music Publishing Deal With Sony/ATV

Yohance Kyles (@HUEYmixwitRILEY)

This year's undeniable breakout rap newcomer is once again making major money moves.

(AllHipHop News) Cardi B's breakout year continues to put the Bronx rapper at the forefront of the culture. After the Love & Hip Hop alumna spent three weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 with "Bodak Yellow," she has now announced a new publishing deal with Sony/ATV.

"Oooo, I’m so happy to be with my new family Sony/ATV. ‘Bodak Yellow’ is only the beginning and we’re just getting started," says Cardi in a statement.

Sony/ATV Co-President, U.S. Rick Krim adds, “As ‘Bodak Yellow’ has already demonstrated, Cardi B is one of a rare breed of unique artists who the industry only witnesses occasionally. We are honored that Sony/ATV will get to work with this special talent who is not just impacting music but pop culture as well.”

Other songwriters connected to the music publishing company include A$AP Rocky, Alicia Keys, Bryson Tiller, Drake, Fetty Wap, G-Eazy, French Montana, Kanye West, Lauryn Hill, Michael Jackson, Pharrell Williams, Schoolboy Q, Snoop Dogg, Solange, Tinashe, and Usher.

“Cardi B is honest, real and refreshing and has the confidence to say exactly what she is thinking and feeling. It’s tangible and you can connect to that," states Sony/ATV Senior Director, A&R Jennifer Drake. "We are so proud to be able to work with a talented artist like Cardi and excited to see her push the culture forward.”
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Congrats. I still don't get the song.