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Okasian signs an exclusive contract with YG's 'The Black Label'

By KpopJoA   Wednesday, May 3, 2017   33,583   3,471   30
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Okasian has officially joined YG's sub-label The Black Label.


According to an entertainment affiliate on May 3, Okasian signed an exclusive contract with The Black Label.  It appears the two sides decided to seal the deal on May 2 after much discussion last year.


The Black Label told Illgan Sports, "We will do our best to further advance Okasian's music career." The company was founded by YG producer Teddy.  With that being said, Okasian will be under one roof alongside artists Zion.T and Kush.


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Okasian released his first single in 2011 and album 'Boarding Procedures' in 2012, where he demonstrated his rapping skills early on. He signed with Hi-Lite Records and received a lot of attention but left Hi-Lite in May of 2016. He also took the stage at SBS '2016 SAF Gayo Daejun' with Big Bang's G-Dragon, BewhY, and CL where they performed '₩1,000,000'. If you're interested in learning more about Okasian you can read a spotlight article on him here.





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    ourcheers2u Thursday, May 4, 2017

    The Black Label's roster is getting so good

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    sonny_mercy Thursday, May 4, 2017

    They're not going to mention Cohort, or how he and Keith App are putting K-hip-hop​ on the map?

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    ourcheers2u sonny_mercy Thursday, May 4, 2017

    Exactly, like AKP and their crappy journalism

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    TyroneDismuke_CK ourcheers2u Thursday, May 4, 2017

    They don't know anything about KHipHop unless its a mainstream artist like Swings. And I'm pretty sure they don't know about HipHop in general

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    Nvi Thursday, May 4, 2017

    okasian, the music that once being a background-music for Oh Jin Soek (someone from Boys24) long ago, i guess

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    KirbyX Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    Ok Asian, we will sign you.

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    veilless KirbyX Friday, May 5, 2017

    *badum tsssh*

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    ahgase88 Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    YESSSSSS

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    Fantastic_Bibi Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    YG's sub-labels are gifts from above. The Black Label is on a roll. I cannot be more hyped than this. Can't wait to see them make awesome music together.

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    SICA.love Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    Under water squad.

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    2fat Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    Hi-Lite got bought out by CJE&M a couple of years ago. I've seen most of his newer videos on the youtube channel 88Rising. Maybe he'll have more money backing with this move.

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    anie_yo Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    Damn I tell you, some great music will flow out of that label!

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    NoonaVip Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    Black Label making some good moves! I'm loving the two YG sub label choices!

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