Reservoir Media simply added Destin Route aka J.I.D to a doubtlessly profitable publishing deal. The acquisition, if you’ll, provides Reservoir Global Rights to J.I.D present catalog, together with his debut studio file The Never Story. The deal additionally palms them jurisdiction over his upcoming challenge DiCaprio 2, slated for launch in October.
Reservoir’s Creative A&R, who is credited by his higher-ups for placing the deal in place, found J.I.D like the remainder of us: as an ardent fan of hip hop. “I have been a die-hard J.I.D fan since I first heard The Never Story,” he acknowledged in Reservoir’s press launch. “I’ve identified for a very long time that he’s one to look at and I’m not stunned that the trade is lastly taking discover. I couldn’t be extra happy to welcome him to the Reservoir household.”
2018 has been beneficiant to J.I.D, however not as a result of he hasn’t earned it. J.I.D is the uncommon instance the place expertise supersedes the argument of marketability. Of course, J.I.D embodies each these traits. The hope is that Reservoir will assist his music attain new platforms in a structured deal helpful to each events. “I’m completely satisfied to be part of the Reservoir household and grateful for his or her perception in me and my workforce to present us this chance,” stated J.I.D.