After performing for the two, Jeremih signed a recording contract with Def Jam that same day.
Daley also argued that recording artists have the freedom of speech, noting that Jeremih was "a young man, [with a] back-to-school message, a young man who has had great success recording, producer, going to school, went to public school".
He was unsure about whether anything he has done with West will end up on his seventh studio album, The Life of Pablo.
An NAACP Image Award is an accolade presented by the American National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to honor outstanding people of color in film, television, music, and literature.
His self-titled debut album reached number six on the US Billboard 200 chart.
His strong overachieving academic performance enabled him to skip his senior year and graduate from high school a year early.
He was interested in the engineering science program at his mother's suggestion as a safe career choice.
After spending a semester at the university studying engineering science, he wanted to change his education to something more true to his musical passions.
Jeremih also mentioned the possibility of working with Diddy.
He also expressed interest to work with Alicia Keys, Missy Elliott or Adele.
On December 19, 2013, a promo video surfaced announcing a collaborative EP from Jeremih with electronic producer Shlohmo set to be released in February 2014, under Wedidit and Young Money Entertainment.