RCA

  1. RCA CEO Peter Edge Talks Keith Naftaly Promotion, New A&R Structure

    November 09, 2012 7:00 AM EST With a little more than a year under his belt as CEO of RCA Music Group, Peter Edge, who headed up the label's A&R team for 16 years, has handed over those reins to new executive vice president, head of A&R, RCA Records, Keith Naftaly. Since 2009, Naftaly has been with the RCA/Jive Label ...

  2. Billboard Power 100: Lucian Grainge

    January 26, 2012 10:28 PM EST No. 3 Lucian Grainge Chairman/CEO Universal Music Group Chieftain of the Largest Major-Label Group... After flattening the competition in Europe, then-Universal Music Group International ...

  3. Billboard Power 100: Barry Weiss

    January 26, 2012 10:00 AM EST By virtue of overseeing both East Coast labels for UMG, Weiss now controls the label group with the largest ...

  4. Peter Thea Named Executive VP of Universal Republic, Island Def Jam

    November 15, 2011 12:50 PM EST Jam), their respective teams, and the talent-rich artist rosters at the labels." Joining Jive ...

  5. Ivan Gavin Named COO of Universal Republic, Island Def Jam

    November 07, 2011 11:40 AM EST Before working as COO of RCA/Jive Label Group Formerly, Nr, Gavin served as Chief Operating Officer ...

  6. Adam Lambert, Colbie Caillat, Avril Lavigne to Mentor Kids On 'Majors & Minors'

    July 29, 2011 3:53 PM EDT with the RCA/Jive Label Group and an opportunity to be featured in a cross-country concert tour. "It's ...

  7. Can Doug Morris Lead Sony Past Universal Music Group to Be the No. 1 Label?

    June 24, 2011 11:45 AM EDT Reid will report directly to Morris, effectively marking the end of the Columbia/Epic Label Group ...

  8. L.A. Reid to Run Restructured Epic Records

    June 15, 2011 8:05 PM EDT is headed to Sony Music. He will take on the chairman title at the soon-to-be restructured Epic Label Group, which will encompass Jive Records and reunite Reid with two artists he discovered and developed: Usher ...

  9. Barry Weiss Leaves RCA/Jive for Universal in Music Chairmanship Trading

    March 04, 2011 7:21 AM EST As part of an apparent quid pro quo with the Universal Music Group, RCA/Jive Label Group chairman and CEO Barry Weiss left for good the Sony Music Entertainment headquarters today ahead of the end of his contract April 30. The move becomes the other shoe dropping after the Universal Music Group agreed ...

  10. Doug Morris' Universal Contract To End On June 30, Source Says

    March 02, 2011 9:05 AM EST to Universal in March, but another source says that he doubts Weiss would leave RCA/Jive before the launch ...

  11. 'American Idol' A&R Man Jeff Fenster Exits Jive; Is He Warner Brothers Bound?

    December 20, 2010 12:00 AM EST Jive Records executive Jeff Fenster, who was tasked with overseeing all American Idol ...

  12. The Brains Behind Justin Bieber: A Conversation With Scooter Braun

    November 22, 2010 12:00 AM EST of a well-orchestrated campaign by his label, Island Records, and management team, led by Scooter Braun, who had famously ...

  13. Business Matters: Lady Gaga, SeatGeek, Ke$ha and More

    March 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT is frankly absurd." In her article at the Hill , Sohn says Public Knowledge, a public interest group ...

  14. Photos: The 2010 Grammy Awards

    January 31, 2010 12:00 AM EST click here . Columbia Records chairman Steve Barnett, Beyonce, Columbia/Epic Label Group chairman Rob Stringer, Jay-Z after the Grammys. Sony Music Entertainment CEO Rolf Schmidt-Holtz, Ke$ha, RCA/Jive Label Group chairman/CEO Barry Weiss, RCA Music Group executive VP/GM Tom Corson. RCA/Jive Label Group ...

  15. Chris Brown Sentenced In Rihanna Assault Case

    August 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT letters of support for Brown from RCA/Jive Label Group Chairman Barry Weiss as well as an entertainment ...

  16. Pitbull Brings Imprint to Polo Grounds/RCA Music Group

    April 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT opportunities. “Being an artist with an independent mindset, I was skeptical about signing with a major label ...