Tricky Stewart

  1. Christopher 'Tricky' Stewart Exits Epic A&R Helm

    June 28, 2013 9:14 PM EDT In an unexpected move, Christopher “Tricky” Stewart has exited his post as Epic Records’ president of A&R to concentrate on producing. The Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer joined the label in that role in October 2011. There was no ...

  2. 40 Under 40: Christopher "Tricky" Stewart

    August 02, 2012 3:47 PM EDT Christopher "Tricky" Stewart President of A&R, Epic Records Website: Epicrecords.com Twitter: @Trickystewart Putting Epic In The Zone With a career spanning a remarkable 22 years, Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer Christopher ...

  3. Tricky Stewart's RedZone Grammy Party Rocks Hollywood

    February 12, 2011 5:30 PM EST Hitmaking producer/songwriter Tricky Stewart and his RedZone Entertainment company hosted one of the hotter Grammy party tickets Friday night at the Playhouse Hollywood. Stewart, who's up for Album of the Year for his production work on Katy ...

  4. BACKBEAT: Ciara, C. Tricky Stewart, and Kuk Harrell Talk Writing Hit Songs During 'Anatomy Of A Hit' Panel

    September 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT On Sept. 16, The Recording Academy ’s Atlanta Chapter and Producers & Engineers Wing presented a star-studded panel titled “Anatomy Of A Hit” to a standing-room only audience. Moderated by Billboard’s own Senior correspondent Gail Mitchell , t ...

  5. Jason Mraz, Tricky Stewart Share Songwriting Secrets

    April 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT ASCAP songwriters and composers shared the secrets to their success Thursday at the 5th annual "I Create Music" Expo at the Hollywood and Highland complex in Los Angeles. The "We Create Music" panel was led by ASCAP president a ...

  6. Sony/ATV Inks Deal With Thaddis 'Kuk' Harrell

    December 21, 2009 12:00 AM EST Sony/ATV Music Publishing has extended its relationship with writer/producer Thaddis "Kuk" Harrell to a new long-term worldwide exclusive publishing deal. Harrell has written or co-written songs for like Rihanna's "Umbrella,&qu ...

  7. Rihanna's 'Rated R' Set For November Release

    October 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Rihanna fourth studio album, "Rated R," is set for release on Nov. 23, according to Def Jam Records. "Russian Roulette," the first single, will premiere today at 11:23 a.m. EST on Rihanna's official Web site, rihannannow.c ...

  8. Tricky Stewart Opens Doors On Def Jam Imprint

    September 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Producer/songwriter Christopher "Tricky" Stewart has signed a deal with Def Jam/Universal Records for his own RedZone Records imprint. The new record company president and CEO will oversee all aspects of marketing and development as well ...

  9. The-Dream: ''Love King' Will Be My Last Album'

    July 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter The-Dream announced via his Twitter page yesterday (July 23) that his third studio album, "Love King," slated for a late 2009 release, will be his last. "I am engaged and 'Love King' IS going to be my LAS ...

  10. Beyonce Adopts 'Fierce' Alter-Ego

    October 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Beyonce's third solo album will be titled "I Am ... Sasha Fierce," revealing an alter-ego persona which the artist says allows her to "take more risks." The double-disc set is due Nov. 18 via Music World/Columbia. "Be ...

  11. Ciara Gets Conceptual For Third Album

    May 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT R&B singer Ciara has slated her third album, "Fantasy Ride," for a September release via Jive. Rather than one standard CD, the music will be spread across three separately packaged discs, bundled together, each with five to six song ...

  12. 'Umbrella' Writer The Dream Preps Solo Debut

    September 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Atlanta-based singer/songwriter the Dream, who penned Rihanna's chart-topper "Umbrella, will release his debut album, "Love Me All Summer, Hate Me All Winter," Dec. 11 via Island Def Jam. First single "Shawty Is a Ten" ...