Congrats to Tiara Thomas! News broke recently that she is not with MMG and today, the rumors come to a rest as the official announcement arrives that she has signed to Rico Love's Division 1/Interscope. Also, Wale tweeted earlier today that he's got another song with her called "Blow" and you can listen/download her original version of "Bad" here (a *Tibs Fav.).
Here's the official press release:
June 3, 2013 — Santa Monica, CA —Singer songwriter producer and MC, Tiara Thomas joins Grammy award-winning writer and producer Rico Love's Division1, which recently joined forces with Interscope Geffen A&M.
The 23 year old Indianapolis native is also the co-writer and co-producer of Wale's current hit single, "Bad," which hit number one on the Urban Mainstream chart April 27. Tiara, who co-wrote and co-produced the record while attending Ball State University, is the first signing on Rico's Division1 label.
"Tiara is a gifted and versatile artist," commented John Janick, President of Interscope Geffen A&M. "We're excited to work with Rico and Divison1 to develop and expose her extraordinary talent."
Added Rico Love: “I’m extremely excited about Tiara Thomas being a member of the Division1 family. She's an amazing talent, phenomenal vocalist, and one of the most creative songwriters I've heard in a while. We're anxious to see how the world receives her. We have no doubt that they'll love her as much as we do. #TTLO”
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