Got an onion from Universal, read it and weep
Jiggaman recently inked a global publishing deal with Universal Records for his Roc Nation imprint.
The word play on onion is awesome!
The obvious play on weep, Onions make you cry.
The play on his past life of dealing drugs, as an “onion” often refers to an ounce. Universal’s deal was like a brick of cocaine. This further addresses a recent media report that Universal’s west coast office is an alleged drug hot spot.
The play on his history with Universal. His life has been like an onion — layered, he’s come back full circle. His history with Universal goes back to 1996. Roc-a-fella signed a joint venture with Def Jam, part of the Universal Music Group. He was also president of the Def Jam in 2004 but left the very beginning of 2008, and founded Roc Nation the same year. Now he’s back after a 4 year stint with Sony!
More drug talk:
An onion is a roll of money bills.
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