(AllHipHop News) Trae officially signed to Grand Hustle in February 2012, and now exactly five years later, he has a new and greater role with the label.
Over the weekend, TI hosted a special event for Trae at a swanky event at the Oceanaire Seafood Room.
During the dinner, TI announced that Trae would be serving as the new vice president of Grand Hustle Records.
The move was even co-signed by Houston Godfather, J Prince who is the CEO of Rap-A-Lot Records.
Trae was an artist on Rap-A-Lot all the way up until 2008, when he went solo. until he signed with Grand hustle in 2012.
“I remember when Trae came to me not for permission, but to give my view on teaming up with TI. Of course, my view is Trae is a man of character, this is a man of character [TI.]. Character is who you are when nobody’s looking. Do you know what I mean? Who you are when nobody’s looking.
“Some men stand up when they pee, some men squat. Men not supposed to squat,” J Prince said flanked by, TI, Trae and The Breakfast Club’s Angela Yee.
“Here’s what I’m trying to say: Trae, my brother he is what I consider a relentless grinder.” J Prince continued. “His work ethic is second to none. I know it will compliment his [TI’s] work.”
Take a look at J Prince’s announcement below.