Pittsburgh Slim posted the following bulletin to fans on his MySpace (@pittsburghslim) on Wednesday (August 29):
ummm, yeah. I signed to Def Jam today.
Jay-Z and L.A. Reid landed the one and only Pittsburgh Slim. 2007. The hype is real.
He similarly posted on his MySpace blog:
Jay-Z and L.A. Reid stepped up to the plate and signed me today. After being courted by several labels, this was the right choice. The best has yet to come.