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  1. L.A. Reid's Career Timeline: From Deele to 'X-Factor,' LaFace to Epic, TLC to Bieber

    December 14, 2012 5:40 PM EST - May 1988 The R&B group with Ken "Babyface" Edmonds, Antonio "L.A." Reid has his first top big hit with "Two Occassions" as a member of the Deele, which peaks at No. 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 on May 21. . - 198 ...

  2. Dallas Austin Named Senior VP of A&R at Island Records

    October 15, 2012 3:20 PM EDT In the latest announcement of an established hitmaker scoring a top A&R role at a major label , the Island Def Jam Music Group announced today that veteran songwriter/producer Dallas Austin will be joining the company as a Senior Vice Presiden ...

  3. TLC to Stage Reunion Tour, Album This Year

    April 25, 2012 7:15 PM EDT UPDATED: TLC will be reuniting for a U.S. concert tour later this year that will include archival footage of deceased member Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes and recordings of her vocals. A rep for the group told Spin that a TMZ report, which cited ...

  4. Billboard Power 100: Antonio "L.A." Reid

    January 26, 2012 11:56 PM EST No. 37 Antonio "L.A." Reid Chairman/CEO Epic Records Twitter: @LA_Reid The Real X-Factor... When "The X Factor" was whittling down its contestants in late fall, Antonio "L.A." Reid's dressing room became much mor ...

  5. It's Official: L.A. Reid Names Mark Shimmel COO of Epic

    January 18, 2012 9:55 AM EST As projected by Billboard back in November , Epic Records chairman and CEO L.A. Reid has named Mark Shimmel COO. Shimmel, who held the position of head of music at Turner Entertainment Networks for the past seven years, overseeing TNT, TBS, CNN, C ...

  6. Russell Simmons Buys Ad Time on 'All-American Muslim,' Calls for Lowe's Boycott

    December 13, 2011 9:38 AM EST Russell Simmons, entrepreneur and hip-hop mogul, who called for a boycott of retail home improvement chain, Lowe's, after it pulled its advertising from TLC's "All-American Muslim" show is willing to place his money where his m ...

  7. TLC's Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins Files for Bankruptcy -- for Second Time This Year

    November 28, 2011 5:52 PM EST After declaring bankruptcy along with her group TLC in the mid-'90s, Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins has filed for Chapter 13 for the second time this year after defaulting on mortgages on her Atlanta, Georgia home and failing to keep up wit ...

  8. R&B/Hip-Hop Briefs: The Neptunes, Flo Rida/David Guetta, Eric Benet

    June 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- The Neptunes plans to release its new album, "Nothing," on Sept. 7. "We started with nothing, so that's why we are titling it 'Nothing.' The world is changing around us and a lot is going on. So we felt we should d ...

  9. EMI Publishing, L.A. Reid Form New Talent JV

    August 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Publishing has reached an agreement with Antonio "L.A." Reid to form the L.A. Reid Music Publishing Company, a joint venture to sign new songwriters. The L.A. Reid Music Publishing Company will provide EMI Music Publishing with ...

  10. VH1 Orders Two Hip Hop Reality Series

    June 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT VH1 is giving two female hip hop artists their own reality series -- Sandra "Pepa" Denton of Salt n Pepa and Chilli from TLC. Also, The Entertainer (from the "I Love NY" and "I Love Money" shows) will get his own seri ...

  11. Primary Wave, Phillana Williams Launch JV

    June 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Primary Wave Music Publishing and Marketing has entered into a joint venture with record industry veteran Phillana Williams, the former head of urban marketing at Arista Records and Island/Def Jam, to begin a new urban artist management company. W ...

  12. Missy Elliott, TLC Lend Hand To New 'Left Eye' Album

    January 27, 2009 12:00 AM EST Missy Elliott, Bobby Valentino, Chamillionaire and the surviving members of TLC headline the guest list on the posthumous Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes solo album, "Eye Legacy." The album was released today (Jan. 27) by Boston-based Ma ...

  13. Jennifer Lopez Starring In TLC Reality Series

    April 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jennifer Lopez will executive produce and star in a documentary series at cable channel TLC about her life as an actress and singer, new mother of twins and entrepreneur launching a fragrance line. "I think it'll be something very exciti ...

  14. BMI To Honor Babyface, Reid

    June 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Two co-founded LaFace Records Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds and Island Def Jam chairman Antonio "L.A." Reid will be honored as BMI Icons during the performing rights organization's sixth annual Urban Awards. The presentation ...

  15. Picture This

    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment obtains the rights to such programs as Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet under an exclusive distribution deal with Discovery Communications. Read Jill Kipnis Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment obtains th ...