Nearly one year ago, Rick Ross was very close to signing underground sensation, Wiz Khalifa to Maybach Music. In the end, the Pittsburgh rapper decided to sign with Atlantic Records. During this time, Rick Ross was already dominating the rap game. Soon, his focus shifted to his label.
Rick Ross soon signed Wale, Pill, Meek Mill, and many others to his growing label. Following the release of Self Made, Vol. 1, Rick Ross revealed the expansion was fueled by Wiz Khalifa. After turning down the offer from Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa blew up. Rick Ross was determined to have similar success.
With New York searching for a new leader, French Montana is hoping to step up to the plate. Despite considering his own movement, French Montana did reveal another offer. The Bronx rapper admitted he had been contacted by Rick Ross. According to French Montana, he has a spot on the roster of Maybach Music, if he wants it.