Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross is all about leveling up in 2018. The hip-hop executive has confirmed hype and buzz about getting a new manager.

Yung Renzel went to Instagram last night (January 24) to announce he’s put his career into the hands of music industry veteran Juan Madrid.

Empire. @onlyonejuan #LongliveBlackbo #FreeMeekMill

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The news even made G.O.O.D. Music president Pusha T come forward with a reaction.

Yeaaaaah @onlyonejuan 🙌🏿

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According to reports, Madrid has maintained a relationship with Ricky Rozay going back more than 10 years.

Madrid and Ross’ business relationship dates back to 2006 when the former, then-VP of A&R at Sony/ATV Music Publishing, signed the rapper to his first publishing deal. After four years at Sony/ATV, Madrid joined Warner/Chappell Music in 2009 as senior VP of A&R. He left the company in 2016 to pursue other endeavors, including signing on as a producer on the VH1 show Signed. (Billboard)