Reservoir Media simply added Destin Route aka J.I.D to a doubtlessly profitable publishing deal. The acquisition, if you’ll, offers Reservoir Global Rights to J.I.D present catalog, together with his debut studio document The Never Story. The deal additionally offers them jurisdiction over his upcoming venture 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 remaining us: as an ardent fan 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 shocked that the business 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 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 useful to each events. “I’m glad to be a component the Reservoir household and grateful for his or her perception in me and my group to provide us this chance,” mentioned J.I.D.