Georgia-based rapped Trinidad James has been the talk of underground hip hop since the release of his debut mixtape, Don’t Be S.A.F.E. (Sensitive As Fuck Everyday), but today his takeover of the genre reached another level when James reportedly signed a $2 million dollar deal with Def Jam. Multiple sources are confirming the news, including PremiereHipHop, but James himself has yet to make a comment.
We were going to save this information until the weekend, but James’ mixtape will be appearing in a special feature around the highlights of 2012 in the coming days. If you haven’t experienced “All Gold Everything,” click through the jump and discover the artist you won’t be able to escape in 2013.