Young Money: evolution or downfall

I wrote an article for the Omen Agency’s WhatItBeWorld blog about the observations that I made in the media in reference to the status of the most popular Young Money affiliates.

Young Money

Young Money exploded on the scene in 2009 with a host of successful artists and three of today’s biggest hip-hop superstars. They were arguably the most powerful force among the major sub-labels that were vying for the attention of rap’s up and coming stars. As the years unfolded, lawsuits emerged and staff replaced, and the premiere artists on the Young Money roster quietly packed their bags and headed toward the door.

Even as drama erupted and things got spun in the media web, we haven’t heard one Young Money artist ever denounce their loyalty towards their leader, Lil Wayne, we can’t help but to see the buildings falling around the monument.

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