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  1. Album Reviews: Nas, Soul Asylum, JEFF the Brotherhood, Matisyahu

    July 19, 2012 5:55 PM EDT HIP-HOP NAS Life Is Good Producers: various Def Jam Release Date: July 17 Nas has admitted that the frilly green dress draped over his right knee on the cover of "Life Is Good" is the gown ex-wife Kelis wore at their wedding in 2005. It& ...

  2. Warner Music Bids Due Today, New Contender Emerges

    April 07, 2011 5:14 PM EDT Bids are due today for the Warner Music Group in the auction being run by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and AGM Partners LLC. According to CNBC , Ron Burkle's Yucaipa Companies reportedly leads the bidding with $3 billion, topping a reported $2.8 ...

  3. Don Van Cleave To Exit CIMS

    September 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Don Van Cleave will leave his post as executive director of the Coalition of Independent Music Stores (CIMS), at the end of the year, to join Gary Gersh's Artists Organization in an executive management position. The Artist Organization manag ...

  4. CAA Signs Matisyahu

    February 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST In advance of the release of his fourth album later this year, Grammy-nominated Matisyahu has signed with Creative Artists Agency for representation in all areas. The hybrid reggae-rap performer known for blending the tenets of his Orthodox Jewish ...

  5. Israel's AMI Awards Celebrate Ehud Banai

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Veteran singer Ehud Banai was the big winner yesterday (Feb. 14) at the inaugural Israel Music Channel awards. Veteran singer Ehud Banai was the big winner yesterday (Feb. 14) at the inaugural Israel Music Channel awards. He was named best singer ...

  6. AMI Awards Celebrate Ehud Banai

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Veteran singer Ehud Banai was the big winner yesterday (Feb. 14) at the inaugural Israel Music Channel awards. Veteran singer Ehud Banai was the big winner yesterday (Feb. 14) at the inaugural Israel Music Channel awards. He was named best singer ...

  7. Def Jam, Shyne Hammering Out Record Deal

    April 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Island Def Jam expects to sign jailed rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow to a $3 million record contract this week, according to a source familiar with negotiations. Barrow is serving a 10-year prison term f Island Def Jam expects to sign jaile ...