The rift between 50 Cent and his former business partner, Sha Money XL has been well documented over the past few years. While no one actually knew what sparked the beef, 50 Cent decided to explain how the demise of their relationship originated Monday afternoon on his Hang w/app (Aug.24). According to 50, Sha Money […]

It was all good about a week agooooo.   According to Wondering Sound, Bobby Shmurda and several members of the GS9 crew were arrested at Quad Studios in NYC. Police seized several guns during the early Wednesday morning arrest, and will result in several indictments — including Shmurda. Kati Cornell, director of public information in the office of […]

For those of you who can’t get enough of the dance craze sweeping the internet called #ShmoneyDance, you just helped the creator get himself a record deal. It was recently announced that Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda was signed to Epic Records by Sha Money XL. When Shmurda signed on the dotted line, Epic record executive […]

Sha Money XL is a case study in hustle and dedication. The accomplished A&R is one of the last members of that fraternity of label executives who got their start actually making music. Realizing early on that rapping was not his calling, the Queens, NY native used his piano skills from childhood to become one […]

Sha Money XL, Island Def Jam’s Senior VP of A&R, took some time out of this day to impart wisdom on some aspiring musicians from Jay-Z’s old middle school in Brooklyn. The students from IS 318 ages 11 to 15 met the executive at the SAE Institute, a world-renowned audio engineering school. The founder of […]

Sha Money XL, nee Michael Clervoix III, has been appointed the role of senior VP of A&R at Def Jam Records. The executive expressed his excitement at being a part of the changes at Def Jam an iconic label founded by Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin.