The G.O.O.D. Music family has just gotten a bit bigger. Def Jam CEO Barry Weiss has officially announced the signing of Q-Tip to G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam records. In a press release, the announcement also included news about Tip’s fourth solo album, tentatively titled The Last Zulu for a early 2013 release.

“I’m excited to be a part of the great iconic Def Jam label,” said Q-Tip. “I’m humbled to be a part of such a storied history. To reconnect with Barry Weiss is a great thing. As far as G.O.O.D. Music, I’m excited to solidify my working relationship with Kanye, and I look forward to all the opportunities that lie ahead in our partnership. I will do my best to present the most cutting edge music I can.”

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