PSY officially signs contract with Justin Bieber’s Agency—-ISLAND RECORDS!
PSY’s agency, YG Entertainment, told Newsen on September 4th, "After meeting with officials from Justin Bieber’s agency during his visit to the United States, PSY signed a contract. His album releases and other conditions are just pretentious right now, so please wait a bit and see."
The “Gangnam Style” craze has spread throughout the world, causing PSY to expand overseas. At the end of August, PSY met with Justin Bieber’s agency officials. Having now signed a contract with them, the possibility of PSY’s U.S. debut has rose even higher.
Other artists under Island Records include Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Bon Jovi, Duffy, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Ludacris and Justin Bieber.
Meanwhile, PSY will be visiting the United States yet again this week, having been invited to the prestigious MTV Video Music Awards. The VMA will take place at the Staples Center on September 6th, in which he will be in attendance. While in the United States, it is reported PSY will discussing with official regarding his debut album.
*NOTE: Justin Bieber is listed under two labels, Island Records and Raymond-Braun Media Group (RBMG).
*NOTE: It wasn’t stated if he will be leaving YG Entertainment, but most likely will work under double contracts (with YG & Bieber’s Agency)
Translated by: Koreaboo