Lil Wayne Signs Stephanie Acevedo to Young Money

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Stephanie Acevedo

Singer Stephanie Acevedo is the newest signing to Lil Wayne's Young Money Entertainment, the label announced earlier this week. 

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The confirmation comes after months of photos showing Acevedo posing with YME heads Wayne and Mack Maine, dating back to October last year. Young Money also shared a new video with Acevedo covering Leona Lewis' "Bleeding Love," while showing off her figure beachside. 

Acevedo is from Miami and of Cuban and Puerto Rican descent, according to a post on the local website The 305 from 2013, and she has previously worked as a model, singer and ring-girl with the Championship Fighting Alliance MMA league.

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She joins Nicki Minaj, Christina Milian, Chanel West Coast and Shanell on Young Money's roster of female artists. 

Young Money, Lil Wayne's imprint on Cash Money Records, is a subsidiary of Universal Music Group.

Watch Acevedo singing "Bleeding Love" here: