Meek Mill has being focused on life and business ever since the rapper got released from prison earlier these year, he has also become more active in his community, giving back to the people at every opportunity. The rapper which is also currently pushing for his prison reform act to get approved just revealed that he is now a Co-Owner of Sports Apparel Retailer Lids. A development which he credits to hip-hop icon Jay Z.
While speaking to the press on the development he said, “I’ve always been a fan of Lids. Growing up, I remember buying their hats to match my outfits and look my best,” Meek says in a press release. “It’s amazing to see my relationship with the brand come full-circle and have the opportunity to evolve as a businessman. We have a great team in place and we’re looking forward to taking Lids to new heights.” and it seems that Lids team is also excited to have him working with them, take a look at an official statement they made
“It’s truly a pleasure to welcome Meek to the Lids ownership team,” said Lawrence Berger, the co-founder and partner of Lids’ parent group, Ames Watson. “From afar, I’ve respected Meek’s zeal for music and criminal justice reform, and I know that enthusiasm will translate to our work with Lids. His business acumen, passion for fashion and creative outlook will be vital to making us a more versatile brand.”