Gee Roberson Heading Geffen Records

Gee Roberson (pictured right) has been named the Chairman of Geffen Records. He and partner Kyambo “Hip Hop” Joshua (left) are co-founders of the Hip-Hop Since 1978 management firm. Clients consist of Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, Drake and Lil Wayne.

In a statement, Interscope chief Jimmy Iovine said the following:

“Gee has a unique combination of talents that the music industry really needs running a record company today.”

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  • ZoomZoomDad-Otis

    Congrats GEE this is a good move for hip hop.

  • brutally honest

    Congrats, now let’s see if he signs “real” hip-hop artists… with the great track record he’s had as a esteem manager

  • mac DIESEL

    HE’S NON-WHITE AND AIN’T OVER 60 YRS OLD!!!! GREAT HIRE!!!!

    DON’T HATE ON MY OPINION!!!!

  • Hip Hop Head

    @Mac Diesel Real shit.

    I only see him doing positive things for the culture over there. This is needed for hip-hop but even more so for Geffen cuz that imprint aint doin shit.

    #HipHopWontDie #EVER

  • GTFO

    He’s not wearing a yamaka? That’s a major feat in this indusrty. Congrats.

  • mac DIESEL

    @ Hip Hop Head

    YEAH MAN!!!! THESE OVER-THE-HILL BUSINESS DEGREE MUFUCKAS WHO DON’T KNOW SHIT ABOUT MUSIC ARE RUNNIN’ THESE RAP LABELS!!!! AND THAT’S PART OF THE REASON THERE’S SO MUCH WACK SHIT OUT THERE!!!!

    DON’T HATE ON MY OPINION!!!!

  • brutally honest

    co sign @mac disel ‘s second comment, #ain’tdatdatruth

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  • Andrew Johnson

    Hi I wanted to know how much would it cost for Nicki Minaj to perform at a birthday bash in October? Please let me know before that month.

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