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  1. Margeaux Rawson Appointed SVP of Operations for Sylvia Rhone's New Label, Audacious Music

    April 09, 2012 5:01 PM EDT Margeaux Rawson has been appointed senior vice president of operations for Sylvia Rhone's new label through Epic , which sources say will be called Audacious Music. Rawson was formerly SVP of media relations for Universal Motown, a post she h ...

  2. It's Official: Sylvia Rhone to Run New Label Through Epic

    February 14, 2012 8:14 AM EST Sylvia Rhone with L.A. Reid at Essence's tribute to Rhone and Kelly Rowland in Los Angeles last week. (Photo: 2012 A Turner Archives) It looks like L.A. Reid's appearance at Essence magazine's tribute to Sylvia Rhone last week was t ...

  3. Backbeat: Kelly Rowland, Sylvia Rhone Honored @ Essence Black Women in Music Gala

    February 09, 2012 10:17 AM EST Honorees Sylvia Rhone, former Motown chief, and rising icon Kelly Rowland of Destiny's Child fame. (Photo: 2012 A Turner Archives) Grammy Week revved up in earnest last night (Feb. 8) with two key events; the Recording Academy's Producer ...

  4. Kelly Rowland, Sylvia Rhone Named 2012 Black Women In Music Honorees (Exclusive)

    January 09, 2012 9:50 AM EST Grammy Award nominee Kelly Rowland and music industry veteran Sylvia Rhone will be feted during Grammy week at the third annual Essence Black Women in Music event. Featuring an exclusive performance by Rowland and special guest Eve, the Feb. 8 inv ...

  5. Backbeat: Kelly Rowland Gets Deep at Recording Academy 'Conversation With' Event

    September 30, 2011 12:22 PM EDT Kelly Rowland with MC Lyte at the "A Conversation With" event in Los Angeles Tuesday night (Photo: Maury Phillips, WireImage.com; courtesy of The Recording Academy) "I'm on the highest cloud right now; it surpasses nine," ...

  6. Kelly Rowland Signs with The Collective

    August 30, 2011 10:53 PM EDT Singer and actress Kelly Rowland has signed with management firm the Collective for worldwide representation. Rowland, a founding member of R&B group Destiny's Child with Beyonce Knowles, is currently serving as a judge on the U.K. versio ...

  7. Eric Church On Course For First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200, Kelly Rowland Aiming for No. 2

    July 27, 2011 5:03 PM EDT It's looking like we're going to get some church up in the No. 1 slot on the Billboard 200 albums chart next week. Eric Church, that is. Industry sources project that the country singer's new album, "Chief," could sell as ...

  8. In The City Day 3: Nick Mason Talks EMI Court Battle

    October 18, 2010 12:00 AM EDT During the third and final day of U.K. music conference In The City in Manchester, Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason likened the band's recent court case with EMI to "fighting a rear-guard action." In March this year Pink Floyd won a Lo ...

  9. Eminem Holds Off Scissor Sisters On U.K. Chart

    July 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Eminem 's "Recovery" (Interscope/Universal) started a second week as the U.K.'s No. 1 album and Katy Perry a second atop the singles chart with "California Gurls" (Virgin/EMI), featuring Snoop Dogg . "Recovery&qu ...

  10. Jackson Reign Continues On Euro Chart

    November 12, 2009 12:00 AM EST Michael Jackson continues his reign on Billboard's European Albums with "This Is It" (Epic/Sony Music Entertainment), while there's an eighth aggregate week atop European Hot 100 Singles for "Sexy Chick" (Gum/Positiva ...

  11. Dave Matthews Band Is 'King' Of Charts

    June 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Dave Matthews Band's "Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King" arrives at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 424,000, giving the band its fifth straight studio album to bow atop the list. "King" is one of a bevy of rock albums that ...

  12. Kelly Rowland To Host Bravo Show

    February 23, 2009 12:00 AM EST R&B singer Kelly Rowland is heading to television as the co-host of Bravo's new reality series, "The Fashion Show." Rowland, in her first gig since parting ways with former manager Mathew Knowles a few weeks back, will be teamed ...

  13. Kelly Rowland Splits From Beyonce's Manager Dad

    January 28, 2009 12:00 AM EST Kelly Rowland says she will always be a part of Beyonce's family, but she no longer will be managed by the superstar's father. Rowland and Matthew Knowles announced Wednesday that he is bowing out as her manager. He's guided her car ...

  14. Stargate United At EMI

    September 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Publishing has signed a global co-publishing deal with Mikkel Eriksen, bringing both members of the Stargate production team under one roof. Eriksen's Stargate partner Tor Erick Hermansen has had an EMI Music Publishing deal since 1 ...

  15. Brit Cops Arrest DJ Who Sold Pre-Releases

    June 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT British police have arrested a DJ who allegedly sold a "vast quantity" of pre-release albums on eBay, including sets by Foals, Delays, Grand National and Kelly Rowland. The London-based man, who was also a music reviewer, was arrested on ...

  16. Kelly Rowland Signs Up For MTV Charity Drive

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Kelly Rowland has been appointed as the 2008 ambassador for the MTV Staying Alive Foundation. The solo artist and former Destiny's Child singer will be the public face of "Staying Alive" in June 2008. The campaign will raise the pro ...

  17. Green Goes Virtual

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The music industry's desire to go green is also going virtual. Taking a cue from the organizers of the Live Earth festival, virtual world Zwinktopia is holding its won full-day "concert" on July 7 to also raise awareness of environm ...

  18. Trina signs to EMI

    May 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Miami-based rapper Trina has recently relocated from Atlantic Records to EMI. She is still part of Slip N Slide Records, according to CEO Ted Lucas, and her upcoming album, "Da Baddest Chick Part 2 Reloaded," is slated for Oct. 9. Her fi ...