Aftermath Entertainment just added Tyhiem “Ty” Cannon as apart of their A&R staff.

Ty is from Los Angeles, Calif. and managed Big Pooh, J. Pinder and Slum Village.

“First off I would like to thank Dr. Dre and his Aftermath staff for this amazing opportunity. It’s an honor. I also would like to thank my brother Focus… for helping me with this process. I look forward to helping Aftermath continue it’s storied legacy. 2014 will be a great year for Aftermath and all of Dre’s business ventures. Beats Music is launching Jan. 21! Claim your name,” he tells XXL exclusively.

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