50 Cent Announces Lloyd Banks’ Depature From G-Unit Records

50 Cent Announces Lloyd Banks’ Depature From G-Unit Records

NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 18: Rapper Lloyd Banks appears on stage during a taping of MTV's Sucker Free Spankin Free Music at MTV Times Square Studios on September 18, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

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After teasing retirement a few months back, Lloyd Banks has had a change of mind on making new music, but he won’t be affiliated with this G-Unit Records ties, at least according to 50 Cent.

Taking to social media, G-Unit leader 50 Cent, made an announcement that his label mate Banks would be dropping a new mixtape and that he is officially off of the New York-based label. In his Instagram post, that has been removed, 50 says:

Check out my boy Lloyd bank$.New Mix tape coming soon ! Independence Day, he is doing his own thing and you know it’s gonna be loaded with bars.

Banks’ departure from the label now makes his an independent artist and while there’s no word on why he stepped away, his retirement teaser proves he’s ready to get back to his craft.

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