LIMP BIZKIT has inked a new record deal with Cash Money Records, the American hip hop label founded in 1991 by the brothers Bryan “Baby” Williams (a.k.a. Birdman) and Ronald “Slim” Williams.
LIMP BIZKIT last year parted ways with Interscope, the label that released all of the band’s records thus far through its subsidiaries Flip, Geffen and Suretone Records.
Even though LIMP BIZKIT‘s latest album, “Gold Cobra”, was the band’s first CD to feature the original lineup of Fred Durst (vocals), Wes Borland (guitar), Sam Rivers (bass), John Otto (drums), and DJ Lethal since 2000’s “Chocolate Starfish And Hot Dog Flavored Water”, it has sold less than 75,000 copies in the United States since its June 2011 release, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
During an appearance on the November 21, 2011 edition of the “Poolside With Dean Delray” podcast, Durst stated about the band’s current status, “One of the things with ‘Gold Cobra’ was that that was a record, for us, to do for ourselves, for the core fans, for some…