Dancehall artiste, Jada Kingdom, is now signed to one of the world’s leading record companies, Republic Records.

The announcement was made on social media by Grammy-nominated artiste and songwriter, Verse Simmonds. “The best position a man can put u in is a position of power. The last 2 years since we’ve met we have worked our…off to get to this point. It took a lot of sweat and tears but it was all worth it!! now It is time for u to reap the rewards for all the struggles endured to get you here .” In his caption, he also thanked other members of Jada’s team including Marc Jordan and Ben and Bekka of Wide Eyed Entertainment.

Jada also posted the news on Instagram and expressed gratitude to Verse Simmonds. “@versesimmonds it’s safe to say I lost our bet and you told me so! lol we work soo..hard!” she captioned her post. “This is so personal for us, you made me believe in myself way more than I ever did and you’ve been fighting with me thru everything, I’m happy I didn’t give up…happy I trusted your word, I love you, I’m grateful for you! THANK YOU!

The New York based record label is the home for some of the world’s biggest entertainers, Zendaya, Post Malone, Taylor Swift and much more.