Cash Out signs to L.A. Reid’s Epic Records. He talked with J. Nicks of the Durrty Boyz about his deal that he inked the night before. He goes on to say that the process took nearly 9 hours to complete the deal. (more…)
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Yesterday Thursday (March 17), we reported that IDJ Chairman L.A. Reid was leaving the label to become a judge on X Factor, once his contract is over with at the end of the year. It is now being reported that L.A. Reid has resigned from his position over at Def Jam, after being the CEO/Chairman since 2004. Also, it is rumored that Reid will move to Sony Music with his former boss Doug Morris.
According to Billboard.Com, IDJ Chairman L.A. Reid will be leaving the label at the end of the year, once he fulfills his contractual obligations to become a judge on X Factor. Steve Bartels will continue running IDJ, with the help of Barry Weiss. Below is how Billboard is reporting the story:
A couple of weeks ago, Shyne made waves in the music industry by giving a string of interviews where he vented about his deal with Def Jam Records and his relationship with Def Jam head, L.A. Reid. Now the former inmate and has been rapper is having to eat his words. Yes now Shyne is singing a different tune, having written a post for XXLMag.com essentially apologizing to and pledging his allegiance to Reid. (more…)
Def Jam label head L.A. Reid is reportedly out of a job today after losing his position at Def Jam Records. However Reid not only lost his job, but his Def Jam cohort The Dream as well. The music conglomerate Vin Vendi is behind the let-gos linked to exuberant spending and poor record sales. (more…)