Salaam Remi

  1. Gail Mitchell's R&B/Hip Hop Briefs: Ray Charles Postage Stamp, Salaam Remi's Album, Alicia Keys’ Latest Milestone

    September 24, 2013 2:36 AM EDT Ray Charles Gets Stamp Of Approval: Music legend Ray Charles became the latest addition to the U.S. Postal Service’s Music Icon Forever Stamp series on Monday (Sept. 23), on what would have been his 83rd birthday. In tandem with that, Concord Re ...

  2. Exclusive: Salaam Remi Heading To Sony Music As Executive VP of A&R

    November 20, 2012 11:41 AM EST Sony Music Entertainment is expected to name Salaam Remi as executive VP of A&R/production, according to sources familiar with the situation. In his new role, the Grammy-nominated producer/songwriter will work across all Sony labels. Remi' ...

  3. Amy Winehouse's New Music Shocked Her Parents, Helped Them Heal

    November 18, 2011 12:05 PM EST When Salaam Remi gathered together Amy Winehouse's family not long after her death to play unreleased tracks, the veteran producer behind much of the singer's first two albums wasn't sure what to expect. "They didn't know ...

  4. Amy Winehouse Finished Writing Songs for Third LP, Planned Jazz Album With ?uestlove

    November 17, 2011 7:01 AM EST album, "Lioness: Hidden Treasures," http://www.billboard.biz/bbbiz ...

  5. Amy Winehouse's Third Album, 'Lioness,' Coming Out In December

    October 31, 2011 10:57 AM EDT A new album of recordings by the late soul singer Amy Winehouse will be released in December, Island Records said Monday. The releae said that the new album called "Lioness: Hidden Treasures" will contain 12 songs - previously unreleased ...

  6. Amy Winehouse: Will Unreleased Material Ever Reach Fans?

    July 29, 2011 6:45 AM EDT LONDON (AP) - Amy Winehouse left a trove of unreleased music, but no decision has been made about whether it will be released, people close to the singer say. The soul diva, who had struggled with drug and alcohol addiction, was found dead of unkn ...

  7. Amy Winehouse Dead at 27

    July 23, 2011 1:34 PM EDT Amy Winehouse performing in 2008 (Getty Images) Amy Winehouse, the beehived soul-jazz diva whose self-destructive habits overshadowed a distinctive musical talent, was found dead Saturday in her London home, police said. She was 27. Winehouse shot ...

  8. JENNIFER HUDSON -- "I REMEMBER ME"

    March 28, 2011 11:04 AM EDT Jennifer Hudson has never sounded better. Standing sure-footed on the other side of personal tragedy, she vibrantly vocalizes her renewed sense of self throughout an album that doubles as a soulful reflection on life and love. While her 2008 sel ...

  9. Fergie, Hudson, India.Arie Bolster 'Sex' Soundtrack

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT New Line Records will release the soundtrack to the "Sex and the City" movie on May 27, featuring tracks from Fergie, Jennifer Hudson, India.Arie and Jem. Music producer Salaam Remi supervised the soundtrack, and he wrote "Labels or ...

  10. Nina Sky Sign to Polo Grounds/J Records

    September 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT R&B duo Nina Sky have inked a deal with Polo Grounds/J Records and plan to release their sophomore record, "The Musical,” early next year. The album was originally slated for an early 2007 release via Universal Republic. "We are exci ...

  11. Producer/Songwriter Remi Remixes Beatles Song

    September 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Producer/Songwriter Salaam Remi (Amy Winehouse, The Fugees, Sade, Chrisette Michele, Sting) has created a soulful version of the Beatles "Come Together" track to be performed tonight during VH1's Fashion Rocks concert by Grammy-Awar ...

  12. Review: Amy Winehouse's 'Back To Black'

    March 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST Amy Winehouse: "Back To Black" Producers: Mark Ronson, Salaam Remi Universal Motown Release Date: March 13 An international smash finally seeing U.S. release, "Back to Black" is a guileless, brutal breakup album that can sit wi ...

  13. EMI Pub U.K. Creates Producer Management Division

    February 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST EMI Music Publishing U.K. has launched a new producer management division. Anna Carpenter, currently of Native Management, will head-up the London-based unit in the post of GM, producer management for EMI Music Publishing U.K., with effect from Ma ...