News: Busta Rhymes Confirms Cashing In W/ Birdman & Lil Wayne, "Why F*ckin' Stop Now!!"

Thursday, Nov 17, 2011 8:42AM

Written by Cyrus Langhone

Flipmode Squad leader Busta Rhymes has confirmed this week's speculation of joining forces with Birdman as the latest signee of Cash Money Records.

Retweeting congratulatory messages from Rick Ross and DJ Khaled, Busta made his new label situation publicly known.

"@BIRDMAN5STAR Movie time family!!!," he tweeted to Birdman on November 16th.

Last night, Rick Ross was one of various hip-hop stars to give Busta props for his move.

"Congrats @BusaBusss CMB!!!! @BIRDMAN5STAR," he tweeted. (Rick Ross' Twitter)

Wednesday, hip-hop personality Miss Info broke the news of Busta's newest label situation.

After delivering a #1 record, Busta Rhymes and Chris Brown return again in reverse roles for this new single off Busta's upcoming E.L.E. (Extinction Level Event) 2: End Of The World album. This will be a pretty unique project for Busta because the new album will be debuted exclusively through Google's new venture, Google Music. Meanwhile, Info broke the news on Celeb Drama of Busta Rhymes joining the powerful team that is Cash Money Records. That's right, Busta Rhymes' new home will be with Birdman, Slim, and Lil' Wayne. He isn't the only one joining though, former No Limit solider Mystikal has also signed with the Cash Money Empire. Belee dat! (Miss Info TV)

The rap veteran's label move comes three years after going from Interscope to Universal Motown. has exclusively confirmed that Busta Rhymes has signed with Universal Motown. Busta will release his eighth studio album on the label. Universal Motown is home to artists Lil Wayne, Nelly, Akon, and Ashanti, among others. (Rap-Up)

Check out Busta Rhymes & Chris Brown's new "Why Stop Now" below:

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