Kehlani signs deal with Atlantic Records


Screen Shot 2015-05-07 at 7.12.27 AMCongratulations are in order! Bay Area singer and TakeOvah favorite Kehlani took to Twitter to  announce that she has inked a deal with Atlantic Records and brought her beloved Tsunami Mob with her.

The road to superstardom has been a quick one for Kehlani, who has been capturing the eyes and ears of R&B lovers everywhere since the release of her 1st mixtape Cloud 19. When you press play on her newest release “You Should Be Here”    it’s not difficult to understand why, with a myriad of jaw dropping runs and metaphors that even Hip Hop enthusiasts would appreciate. The mixtape, which boasts features from BJ The Chicago Kid , Chance the rapper and production from none other than Jahaan Sweet has landed the #2 spot on the R&B charts, a huge accomplishment for the twenty year old.

While complete details of the deal have yet to be revealed, we know that Tsunami Mob will be the newest sister label under Atlantic Records and according to Kehlani…she has an album to work on. We’re ready for it.

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If you haven’t heard “You Should Be Here” by Kehlani, it’s available for purchase on iTunes or can be streamed for free below.

The fearless leader of, Robin J. got her start in radio in 2010, creating a platform for under represented musicians and other artists to share their talent. Taking it to the web, she's set out to change the way the world looks at Indie/ re-emerging artists and bring back the appreciation for the new music. When she's not combing through TakeOvah music submissions, she's fake harmonizing at R&B shows, hosting local events and flirting with Starbucks baristas for free espresso shots. Follow her on Twitter/Instagram @itsrobinj