Don't Label Me: Artists Beefin' With Their Record Labels
LL Cool J vs. Def Jam
One guy who was rumored to be less than happy with the appointment of Jay Zto president of Def Jam back in 2005 was LL Cool J, who was the first official artist to ever sign to Def Jam Records. It was a bit of a silent war, but a few back and forth subliminals added fuel to the fire.
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