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Billboard
Atom Factory CEO/Founder Troy Carter on Rebranding Meghan Trainor and Why the Tech Industry Gets an F in Racial Diversityyou can make it -- specifically as an entrepreneur. If you look as far back as
Atom Factory CEO/Founder Troy Carter on Rebranding Meghan Trainor and Why the Tech Industry Gets an F in Racial Diversity
Billboard / Posted 2 hours ago
you can make it -- specifically as an entrepreneur. If you look as far back as Berry Gordy, Russell Simmons, Andre Harrell, L.A. Reid and Sean "Diddy" Combs, there's a whole ­lineage of ­successful black entrepreneurs who have built their own... Read more
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NZCity
L.A. Reid says Prince's death is "very mysterious" to him. The music ex ecutive can't quite comprehend that the 'I Wanna Be Your Lover' h
L.A. Reid says Prince's death is "very mysterious" to him.
NZCity / Posted 21 hours ago
The music ex ecutive can't quite comprehend that the 'I Wanna Be Your Lover' hitmaker - who died in his Paisley Park estate on Thursday the 21.04.16 - is gone. He said: "I've always said it,... Read more
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Al.com
Mr. Bigg Time: The life and legacy of Alabama's first rap kingpinthe 1996 Olympics, Atlanta had freaked their brand of soulful, energetic hip-ho
Mr. Bigg Time: The life and legacy of Alabama's first rap kingpin
Al.com / Posted yesterday
the 1996 Olympics, Atlanta had freaked their brand of soulful, energetic hip-hop into an empire with industry veterans L.A. Reid and Babyface mentoring young producers like Organized Noize, Dallas Austin and Jermaine Dupri. Houston's knack for... Read more
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The Hindu
Why did Prince die? Autopsy performed on U.S. music legendvegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and
Why did Prince die? Autopsy performed on U.S. music legend
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
vegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. Record producer L.A. Reid told NBC's “Today” show on Friday that he was perplexed by the death of his friend. “The Prince I know was... Read more
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Raw Story
No signs of trauma or suicide in Prince death: policevegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and
No signs of trauma or suicide in Prince death: police
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
vegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. Record producer L.A. Reid told NBC’s “Today” show on Friday that he was perplexed by the death of his friend. “The Prince I know was... Read more
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Philly.com
The indie music scene is wild about Bernie Sandersfor Sanders, the industry's "donor class" is backing Clinton. Justin Bieber man
The indie music scene is wild about Bernie Sanders
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
for Sanders, the industry's "donor class" is backing Clinton. Justin Bieber manager Scooter Braun and Epic Records head L.A. Reid have hosted benefits for the former secretary of state and first lady, and an informal Billboard survey in February... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
No signs of trauma or suicide in Prince’s deathvegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and
No signs of trauma or suicide in Prince’s death
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
vegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. Record producer L.A. Reid told NBC’s “Today” show on Friday that he was perplexed by the death of his friend. “The Prince I know was... Read more
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iol.co.za
Autopsy performed on music legend Princevegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and
Autopsy performed on music legend Prince
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
vegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. Record producer L.A. Reid told NBC's “Today” show on Friday that he was perplexed by the death of his friend. “The Prince I know was... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Wait starts for Prince autopsy resultsvegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and
Wait starts for Prince autopsy results
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
vegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. Record producer L.A. Reid told NBC's "Today" show on Friday that he was perplexed by the death of his friend. "The Prince I know was... Read more
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Raw Story
Why did Prince die? Autopsy on music legend could take weeksvegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and
Why did Prince die? Autopsy on music legend could take weeks
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
vegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. Record producer L.A. Reid told NBC’s “Today” show on Friday that he was perplexed by the death of his friend. “The Prince I know was... Read more
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E! Online
Inside Prince's Secret Health Strugglehis autobiography, his music—he would never let anything get in the way of that
Inside Prince's Secret Health Struggle
E! Online / Posted 6 days ago
his autobiography, his music—he would never let anything get in the way of that. He wouldn't have ruined it." As his friend L.A. Reid said on Today, "The thing that really bothers me about it is the Prince I knew was super healthy, vegan, wasn't an... Read more
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CBS News
What did the "elevator" mean to Prince?Go Crazy," in which he sings, "Are we gonna let the elevator bring us down? Oh,
What did the "elevator" mean to Prince?
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
Go Crazy," in which he sings, "Are we gonna let the elevator bring us down? Oh, no, let's go." But for music producer L.A. Reid, the "spooky" coincidence also reminds him of one conversation he had with the late artist. "One time I was with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Why did Prince die? Autopsy performed on US music legendvegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and
Why did Prince die? Autopsy performed on US music legend
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
vegan, he sold more than 100 million records and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. Record producer L.A. Reid told NBC's "Today" show on Friday that he was perplexed by the death of his friend. "The Prince I know was... Read more
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Billboard
DJ Khaled Talks Reuniting With L.A. Reid for Epic Deal, 'Major Key' Album & Making Movies on Hot 97his business always has to be "big." DJ Khaled's We The Best Music Group Signs
DJ Khaled Talks Reuniting With L.A. Reid for Epic Deal, 'Major Key' Album & Making Movies on Hot 97
Billboard / Posted 16 days ago
his business always has to be "big." DJ Khaled's We The Best Music Group Signs Deal With Epic Records "I reunited with L.A. Reid. You know he's the first person to give me an executive position, besides my own label, as president of Def Jam... Read more
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Pitchfork
DJ Khaled Signs to Epic, Announces New Album Major KeyThe label have announced that Khaled's next album, appropriately titled Major K
DJ Khaled Signs to Epic, Announces New Album Major Key
Pitchfork / Posted 17 days ago
The label have announced that Khaled's next album, appropriately titled Major Key, is coming soon. Epic chairman and CEO L.A. Reid, who signed Khaled to Def Jam in 2008, called the signing "a blessed reunion" in a statement. In addition to... Read more
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Baller Status
DJ Khaled Inks Deal With Epic Records, Announces "Major Key"which has been revealed: a deal with Epic Records for We The Best Music Group.
DJ Khaled Inks Deal With Epic Records, Announces "Major Key"
Baller Status / Posted 17 days ago
which has been revealed: a deal with Epic Records for We The Best Music Group. The Miami DJ reunites with Epic Records CEO L.A. Reid, who he worked previously at Def Jam. The first order of business will be his next album, titled Major Key. "We... Read more
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Billboard
DJ Khaled's We The Best Music Group Signs Deal With Epic RecordsGroup have signed an exclusive deal with Epic Records, reuniting the record pro
DJ Khaled's We The Best Music Group Signs Deal With Epic Records
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
Group have signed an exclusive deal with Epic Records, reuniting the record producer/executive with label Chairman and CEO L.A. Reid. Founded in 2006, We The Best Music Group is Khaled's own label, studio and management, publishing and production... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kanye West pays his respects to A Tribe Called Quest rapper Phife Dawgceremony. Other stars paying their respects included Andre 3000, Lauryn Hill,
Kanye West pays his respects to A Tribe Called Quest rapper Phife Dawg
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
ceremony. Other stars paying their respects included Andre 3000, Lauryn Hill, LL Cool J, Busta Rhymes and producer L.A. Reid. Queen Latifah was pictured arriving to the venue in a stylish houndstooth patterend suit. Taylor suffered from... Read more
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Billboard
Inside The Apollo: A Tribe Called Quest, Kanye West, Andre 3000 & More Honor Phife Dawgrhymer, who passed away on March 22 due to complications from diabetes. The aud
Inside The Apollo: A Tribe Called Quest, Kanye West, Andre 3000 & More Honor Phife Dawg
Billboard / Posted 23 days ago
rhymer, who passed away on March 22 due to complications from diabetes. The audience included the likes of Barry Weiss, L.A. Reid, Lyor Cohen, LL Cool J, DJ Kool Herc, DJ Red Alert and Dave Chappelle -- a mix of music industry veterans and... Read more
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E! Online
Kanye West Honors Phife Dawg at Star-Studded ServiceTaylor), who died from diabetes-related complications last month at age 45. Sta
Kanye West Honors Phife Dawg at Star-Studded Service
E! Online / Posted 23 days ago
Taylor), who died from diabetes-related complications last month at age 45. Stars including Lauryn Hill, LL Cool J and L.A. Reid were seen in the crowd. In addition to West, André 3000, Chuck D, Michael Rapaport and Busta Rhymes addressed the... Read more
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Billboard
Diddy's Son Christian Combs Signs With Bad Boy Recordswrote on Instagram, where he posted a short video clip of his son signing the c
Diddy's Son Christian Combs Signs With Bad Boy Records
Billboard / Posted 26 days ago
wrote on Instagram, where he posted a short video clip of his son signing the contract in the company of Epic Records CEO L.A. Reid. (Epic handles distribution for Bad Boy.) Christian shared his excitement on Instagram as well: “Yesterday was the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Freep Film Festival: All the Saturday movies and eventsWilliams, The Weeknd and Mark Ronson, as well as other cultural icons, such as
Freep Film Festival: All the Saturday movies and events
Detroit Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
Williams, The Weeknd and Mark Ronson, as well as other cultural icons, such as Lee Daniels, Misty Copeland, Kobe Bryant, L.A. Reid, and Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr. It is clear that the influence of the King of Pop and “Off the Wall” continues... Read more
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Reality TV World
Meghan Trainor says she was headed for crisis with vocal injurynightmare?" Trainor sobbed through her acceptance speech at the Grammys last m
Meghan Trainor says she was headed for crisis with vocal injury
Reality TV World / Posted 30 days ago
nightmare?" Trainor sobbed through her acceptance speech at the Grammys last month and thanked her parents and producer L.A. Reid. She celebrated with a bottle of champagne and pizza. "They got a bottle of champagne right away like if they... Read more
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Reality TV World
Meghan Trainor says she was headed for crisis with vocal injurynightmare? Trainor sobbed through her acceptance speech at the Grammys last mo
Meghan Trainor says she was headed for crisis with vocal injury
Reality TV World / Posted 30 days ago
nightmare? Trainor sobbed through her acceptance speech at the Grammys last month and thanked her parents and producer L.A. Reid. She celebrated with a bottle of champagne and pizza. They got a bottle of champagne right away like if they knew... Read more
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examiner.com
2016 Freep Film Festival schedule for the Detroit Film Theatre this weekendWilliams, The Weeknd and Mark Ronson, as well as other cultural icons, such as
2016 Freep Film Festival schedule for the Detroit Film Theatre this weekend
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
Williams, The Weeknd and Mark Ronson, as well as other cultural icons, such as Lee Daniels, Misty Copeland, Kobe Bryant, L.A. Reid, and Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr. It is clear that the influence of The King of Pop and “Off The Wall” continue... Read more
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Billboard
'The Art of Organized Noize' Documentary: 9 Things We Learned About OutKast, TLC & Moremonth, Organized Noize -- alongside artists, managers and executives who played
'The Art of Organized Noize' Documentary: 9 Things We Learned About OutKast, TLC & More
Billboard / Posted a month ago
month, Organized Noize -- alongside artists, managers and executives who played a role in their come-up, including OutKast, L.A. Reid and Diddy -- recall how Atlanta brought the noise to music in one of hip-hop culture's most prominent movements.... Read more
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CNBC
Want to find star power? Look for the 'steel in their eyes'L.A. Reid has a knack for spotting talent. The chairman and CEO of Epic Record
Want to find star power? Look for the 'steel in their eyes'
CNBC / Posted 1 months ago
L.A. Reid has a knack for spotting talent. The chairman and CEO of Epic Records is the man who discovered Rihanna and Usher. Reid was the head of Island Def Jam when Kanye West recorded his debut album, "The College Dropout." He is also credited... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Trainor says yes to new musical styleYORK When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record label
Trainor says yes to new musical style
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 1 months ago
YORK When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record label, Meghan Trainor heard this word from L.A. Reid: “No.” Reid, the veteran executive and Epic Records president, was referring to her first single. She didn’t have... Read more
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Daily Herald
From doo-wop to Destiny's Child, Meghan Trainor shifts styleNEW YORK -- When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record
From doo-wop to Destiny's Child, Meghan Trainor shifts style
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK -- When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record label, Meghan Trainor heard this word from L.A. Reid: "No." Reid, the veteran executive and Epic Records president, was referring to her first single. She didn't have... Read more
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CTV News
From doo-wop to Destiny's Child, Meghan Trainor shifts styleNEW YORK -- When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record
From doo-wop to Destiny's Child, Meghan Trainor shifts style
CTV News / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK -- When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record label, Meghan Trainor heard this word from L.A. Reid: "No." Reid, the veteran executive and Epic Records president, was referring to her first single. She didn't have... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
From doo-wop to Destiny's Child, Meghan Trainor shifts styleYORK (AP) - When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record
From doo-wop to Destiny's Child, Meghan Trainor shifts style
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
YORK (AP) - When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record label, Meghan Trainor heard this word from L.A. Reid: "No." Reid, the veteran executive and Epic Records president, was referring to her first single. She didn't have... Read more
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Salon.com
From doo-wop to Destiny’s Child, Meghan Trainor shifts styleYORK (AP) — When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record
From doo-wop to Destiny’s Child, Meghan Trainor shifts style
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
YORK (AP) — When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record label, Meghan Trainor heard this word from L.A. Reid: “No.” Reid, the veteran executive and Epic Records president, was referring to her first single. She didn’t have... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
From doo-wop to Destiny's Child, Meghan Trainor shifts styleartist, especially (for) album No. 2." "No," which has already peaked at No. 1
From doo-wop to Destiny's Child, Meghan Trainor shifts style
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
artist, especially (for) album No. 2." "No," which has already peaked at No. 11 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart, isn't about L.A. Reid. It's a song about boys and female empowerment. Reed, frontman for Wallpaper and a producer behind songs for Jason... Read more
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Billboard
Billboard Cover: Simon Cowell Opens Up About Fatherhood and His Career's Second Act -- 'I Like to Do Things That Make a Lot of Noise'the guy who could cut you with his words -- the Simon I know is the exact oppos
Billboard Cover: Simon Cowell Opens Up About Fatherhood and His Career's Second Act -- 'I Like to Do Things That Make a Lot of Noise'
Billboard / Posted 1 months ago
the guy who could cut you with his words -- the Simon I know is the exact opposite,” says Epic Records president Antonio “L.A.” Reid, who was a judge on X Factor U.S. and partners with Cowell on Fifth Harmony. “In my career, I’ve never met anyone... Read more

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