9th Wonder has been named the Director of Creative Outreach and Business Development for Lifted Research Group (LRG). 

“We are honored to have 9th Wonder joining Lifted Research Group,” LRG says in a statement, according to Hip Hop Wired. “He has been not only a major supporter of our brand for over a decade, but someone that has long been considered part of the LRG family. For the past 15 years, LRG has been the preeminent supporter of music and culture.

“We at LRG believe in the quality of the artists that we work with, and will cultivate the relationships between those artists and the brand itself,” the brand continues. “9th’s unique perspective, status and leadership within the hip hop community and culture will elevate our brand to even greater heights.” 

LRG also posted a Twitter update announcing 9th Wonder’s position yesterday (March 18). 

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