Cam'ron

  1. Backbeat: AraabMUZIK Talks Electro Aspirations While Working with 50 Cent, Busta Rhymes Amidst SBTRKT Masks

    November 02, 2011 8:00 AM EDT The costumed crowd awaits AraabMUZIK's arrival. (Photo: Jason Lipshutz) Costumed concertgoers predictably filled New York's Bowery Ballroom at the Halloween SBTRKT/AraabMUZIK show on Monday night (Oct. 31), as techno fans dressed as conv ...

  2. Tom Jones Receives Label Apology

    July 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Tom Jones has hit back after a leaked email from an Island Records U.K. executive branded his comeback a "sick joke." The May 19 email from SVP David Sharpe said the label should "pull back this project immediately or get my money b ...

  3. Publishing Briefs: Performance Rights Act, RightsFlow, Downtown Music Publishing

    April 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- The U.S. Department of Commerce has come out in favor of granting copyright owners and performers a public performance right when their songs are played on radio, as would be required by the "Performance Rights Act," currently being c ...

  4. Columbia Snaps Up Rapper Jim Jones

    October 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Jim Jones has joined Columbia's roster, following a series of releases for Koch. The deal does not affect the artist's pre-existing A&R director position at Warner Music Group. "It's a 50/50 joint venture with Columb ...

  5. Chili's Warm To No. 1 Album Post Again

    May 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Warner Bros. double-disc moved 157,000 copies. A week after making their first No. 1 appearance on The Billboard 200, Red Hot Chili Peppers linger for another frame at the top of the chart with "Stadium Arcadium." The feat is accomplishe ...

  6. Hip Hop Artist Cam'ron Signs With Asylum

    May 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Agreement includes his Diplomat Records. Asylum Records, Warner Music Group's incubator label designed to provide a variety of services to urban and independent music labels and artists, has signed deals with platinum selling hip-hop artist C ...

  7. Damon Dash, IDJ Call It Quits

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Joint venture off after three months. Damon Dash and Island Def Jam are calling off their joint venture for the Damon Dash Music Group just three months into the deal, sources familiar with the situation confirm. Word of an official split could co ...

  8. Koch Extends Diplomat Deal

    November 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Jim Jones album due in 2005. Koch Records has extended its distribution and marketing arrangement through 2005 with hip-hop label Diplomat Records. Run by rappers Cam'ron and Jim Jones, Diplomat first linked with Koch in June of this year for ...