Plies

  1. Billboard Q&A: Slip-N-Slide CEO Ted Lucas

    December 23, 2008 12:00 AM EST After introducing Miami MCs like Trick Daddy and Trina in the 1990's, Slip-N-Slide CEO and founder Ted Lucas has coasted through this decade with new rappers, Plies and Rick Ross. And this December, Lucas isn't just celebrating the holid ...

  2. Rapper Saigon Splits With Atlantic

    May 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After numerous delayed release dates for his debut album, rapper Saigon has officially departed Atlantic Records, to which he signed in 2004. A lone single, "Pain in My Life," failed to take off, peaking at No. 91 on the Hot R&B/Hip- ...

  3. Rapper Plies Targeted in Lawsuit

    April 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Plies has been named in a lawsuit alleging negligence on his part along with Slip-N-Slide Records and a Gainesville nightclub where five concert attendees were injured in a 2006 shooting. Christopher Chestnut, a Gainesville attorney, announ ...

  4. Qwote Debut Lined Up For Jive Release

    March 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Singer-songwriter Qwote has signed a deal with Jive Records through a joint venture with entrepreneur Ted Lucas' Slip-N-Slide Records (Trick Daddy, Plies, Rick Ross). The release will also carry the banner of Qwote’s own production company, F ...

  5. Plies Keeps It 'Real' On Sophomore Set

    March 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Ft. Myers, Fla. rapper Plies is prepping the release of his sophomore album, "Definition of Real," set for a June 24 release via Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic Records. The set arrives less than a year after his debut, "The Real Te ...

  6. Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy, T-Pain Set For Ozone Awards

    August 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The second annual Ozone Awards airs tonight and features Lil Wayne, Baby, Young Jeezy, Rick Ross, T-Pain, DJ Khaled, Plies, Trick Daddy and Soulja boy, among others The event, presented by southern hip-hop rag Ozone Magazine, was recorded August 1 ...