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Jess Glynn ‘signed to Jay-Z’s label Roc Nation’

Jess Glynn ‘signed to Jay-Z’s label Roc Nation in a bid to break America up’ – after parting ways with her former music management team

Jess Glynne has reportedly teamed up with rap superstar Jay-Z and signed to his music label Roc Nation in a bid to break into the US music scene.

The Hold My Hand singer, 32, who scored seven UK number 1s, has parted ways with her former label Atlantic Records following an apparent disagreement over her ‘future sound’.

Jess no doubt hopes to create a more authentic sound after partnering with Jay-Z and his team following their European success.

Big moves! Jess Glynne has reportedly teamed up with rap superstar Jay-Z and signed to his music label Roc Nation in a bid to break into the US music scene.

According to SunJess flew to Los Angeles after arranging a meeting with Roc Nation to discuss her future in the industry under their guidance.

A music insider said: “There is no doubt that Jess is a force to be reckoned with in British music. His songs are wildly successful.

“But there hasn’t been a massive recovery outside of Europe. Now she feels it’s time to branch out. She wanted a change of sound and people should expect something different from her when she returns.

“But given her obvious singing and songwriting talents, Roc Nation is confident that there are even bigger and better things on the horizon for Jess.”

Moving on: The Hold My Hand singer, 32, who scored seven UK number 1s, has parted ways with her former label Atlantic Records following an apparent disagreement over her 'future sound'

Moving on: The Hold My Hand singer, 32, who scored seven UK number 1s, has parted ways with her former label Atlantic Records following an apparent disagreement over her ‘future sound’

Jess parted ways with Atlantic Records after eight years and seven number one singles.

The London-born star no longer wants to “produce radio hits”, but prefers to create music that “resonates” with her personally.

The sun reports that when Jess held a “talk series” on the topic, “everyone was on a different page.”

A source told the paper: “Jess felt she had earned the right to control the direction of her music.”

They added: “She is keen to reset her career and almost start over after taking time off.”

A spokesperson for Atlantic Records told MailOnline: “Jess Glynne and Atlantic Records have parted ways after eight years of great success.

“She holds the record for British solo female artist with the most No. 1 singles in the UK.

“It’s an exciting time of creative growth and new beginnings for Jess, and Atlantic wishes her all the best.”

Jess has kept a relatively low profile after deleting her social media accounts in April.

True to form: Jess has parted ways with Atlantic Records after eight years and seven number one singles because she doesn't want to anymore

True to form: Jess has parted ways with Atlantic Records after eight years and seven number one singles because she no longer wants to ‘produce radio hits’

The decision was made to deactivate her social media after she was relentlessly trolled over her apology for using a transphobic slur.

He was reportedly told to ‘die’ in despicable posts and now feels his online relationship with fans has been ‘ruined’, after facing backlash for using the slur during a podcast interview .

Jess previously posted a lengthy Instagram apology promising to “educate herself” after sparking outrage by telling a story that included the transphobic slur.

A source told The Sun at the time that Jess had decided to shut down her accounts in a bid to ‘escape’ the vile trolling she had received and felt ‘relentlessly punished’ for a mistake she had made. she had apologized.

They said, “It’s sad because she had a great relationship with her fans online, but it was ruined.”

“It was an incredibly difficult experience for her, especially at a time when she was locked up and unable to distract herself.”

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