Armani White signs for Def Jam Recordings – Music Connection Magazine
White Armanithe charismatic West Philly rapper whose electric single + video “Billie Eilish” exploded this summer to over 30 million global streams and counting 38 billion views on ICT Tacwas signed for Def Jam Recordingsit was announced today by the Chairman and CEO Tunji Balogun.
“Billie Eilish” – an energetic tribute to the renowned fashion sense of the eponymous pop singer, set to a clever sample of NORE and the Neptunes classic “Nothing” – crossed the 30 million flow mark last week when it reached #1 on Soundcloud in the United States and number 2 in the world. “Billie” has truly gone viral socially, inspiring billions of views on TikTok and earning a big cosign from Tom Bradywho posted the title on his Instagram.
“Armani is a dynamic performer who’s been bubbling underground for a while now and caught lightning in a bottle with ‘Billie Eilish,'” Balogun said. “As infectious and urgent as ‘Billie’ is, Armani’s upcoming EP showcases an energetic, three-dimensional artist with a unique perspective and an exciting approach to the game. We’re all excited to help her grow, connect with a wider audience and become the star he showed he could be.
“Billie Eilish helped me complete my 2022 wishlist in a month,” Armani White said. “The sky opened up and things I could not have imagined fell before me.”
Armani recently stopped at Genius studios for an episode of “Checked”, taking fans behind the lyrics in the creation of the song. Working on his highly anticipated debut EP, Armani will release his next single, “Diamond Dallas”, August 5. Armani must perform at Ride hard in New York on September 23.
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