West Coast MC Ras Kass is the latest rapper to be dropped by his label, Capitol Records as of October 11th.
The rapper, who has made his grievances known with Capitol public since 2006, has finally reached an agreement with the recording label to be released under undisclosed terms.
Ras Kass is now free to seek out deals with other labels.
“I am just relieved and thankful to my management team, all the magazines that showed me love since this started and everyone that showed their support for me over these past few years.” Ras Kass said in a statement. “Now I am anxious to finally be able to pursue my passion, spread my wings and remind the world why Ras Kass is one of the greatest MCs of all time, dead or alive!”
For those of you who are unfamiliar with the emcee, Ras Kass is scheduled to perform on the 2007 BET Hip Hop Awards on Saturday, October 13 in the Cypher Segment.