Rick Ross promised he would build the next Cash Money when he established his partnership with Warner Bros. Records. Even before he found the right partner who saw his vision, Rick Ross began signing a number of artists to Maybach Music. Rick Ross added Washington, DC’s Wale and popular mixtape emcee, Meek Mill, of Philadelphia.
Maybach Music would also add Stalley, of Ohio, in addition to the original roster. The MMG movement has artists from all over the United States. Maybach Music Latino has been moderately successful, as has Maybach Music Jamaica. While the branches are doing well, Rick Ross is still focused on expanding the main label.
There have been several West Coast rappers rumored to be close to signing to Maybach Music, the most-popular names have been Dom Kennedy and Nipsey Hussle. Recently, Nipsey Hussle spoke on the rumors of Maybach Music. During his discussion, Nipsey Hussle spoke on how closely he has been working with the roster and recording with Rick Ross and Meek Mill.