1. Elektra Records Taps Gregg Nadel for GM Role

    February 03, 2015 1:07 PM EST 0 0 0 Elektra Records has named veteran A&R executive  Gregg Nadel to the newly created position of general manager. Based in NYC, Nadel was most recently svp of A&R and marketing at Elektra's parent, Atlantic Records, where he's worked ...

  2. Bart Cools To Lead WMG's Dance Music Strategy

    September 27, 2013 6:46 AM EDT Bart Cools, a key dance music executive with EMI for more than 20 years, has joined Warner Music Group. The Dutchman will lead WMG’s dance music strategy in the role as executive VP, global A&R and marketing, dance music, for Warner Recorded ...

  3. Exclusive: Trinidad James Signs With Def Jam

    December 13, 2012 5:08 PM EST Atlanta rapper Trinidad James, known for his breakout hit "All Gold Everything," has chosen to sign with Def Jam Recordings, the label's president, Joie Manda , told Billboard exclusively. "Def Jam, thank you for believing,&quo ...

  4. Exclusive: Trinidad James Signs With Def Jam

    December 13, 2012 4:35 PM EST 0 0 0 Trinidad James has been the talk of the music industry since his hit, "All Gold Everything," arrived months ago. The Atlanta rapper has chosen to sign with Def Jam Recordings, the label's president, Joie Manda, tells Billboard exclusi ...

  5. Billboard's 2011 Women In Music Hub

    December 02, 2011 12:45 PM EST BILLBOARD'S WOMEN IN MUSIC HONOREES INDEX: Our 2011 Top 40 Women in Music list reads like a roster of the top people in the music business who happen to be women. The range of their achievements-at labels or publishing companies, in touring o ...

  6. Billboard's Women In Music 2011: Julie Greenwald

    October 01, 2011 12:00 AM EDT No. 1 Julie Greenwald Chairman/COO, Atlantic Records Website: atlanticrecords.com Twitter: @atlanticrecords It was the year of the new artist at Atlantic Records, and chairman/COO Julie Greenwald spearheaded the innovative, creative and aggressive ...

  7. Wiz Khalifa, Two Door Cinema Club Win Big At mtvU Woodie Awards

    March 17, 2011 11:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Wiz Khalifa won the night's top prize at mtvU's raucous -- and mercifully brief -- Woodie Awards Wednesday night (Mar. 16) in Austin, while the Foo Fighters , Sleigh Bells and Two Door Cinema Club rocked the crowd and emerging rap stars Li ...

  8. Trey Songz Allegedly Sued for $18 Million Over 'Bottoms Up' Track

    February 08, 2011 2:31 PM EST 0 0 0 It appears R&B heartthrob Trey Songz is being sued for $18 million over the rights to the song "Bottoms Up," which appears on his latest effort "Passion, Pain & Pleasure." According to allhiphop.com, a Washington D.C.-bas ...

  9. Tattersfield Named As Warner Music U.K. CEO

    August 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music Group has named Christian Tattersfield as CEO, Warner Music U.K. and chairman, Warner Bros Records U.K. Reporting to John Reid, vice chairman, Warner Music International and chairman, Warner Music Europe, Tattersfield will assume resp ...

  10. Never Say 'Never': Jaheim

    December 18, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "Not much has changed. It's like going from momma's house to daddy's house. And like a daddy in the waiting room pacing back and forth, I can't wait for my baby to come out." "Not much has changed. It's like g ...

  11. Never Say 'Never'

    December 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "Not much has changed. It's like going from momma's house to daddy's house. And like a daddy in the waiting room pacing back and forth, I can't wait for my baby to come out." "Not much has changed. It's like g ...

  12. Sprint, Atlantic Records Team For P2P Promotion

    July 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Wireless operator Sprint and Atlantic Records are reportedly joining forces to distribute music on pirate P2P networks in a unique mix of advertising and distribution. According to the New York Post , Atlantic will flood various P2P networks with ...

  13. Music Community Mourns For Abbott

    December 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The music community is reeling in the wake of the onstage murder of Damageplan/Pantera guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott at the hands of a gunman earlier this week. The music community is reeling in the wake of the onstage murder of Damag ...

  14. Epic Snares Stimmel

    May 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Lee Stimmel, former VP of marketing and product development for Atlantic Records, has been named senior VP of marketing for Epic Records. Stimmel, who is based in New York, reports to Epic executive V Lee Stimmel, former VP of marketing and produc ...

  15. Kid Rock, Manager Settle Lawsuit

    March 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A settlement has been reached in the federal suit filed by manager Stephen Hutton against his former client, Atlantic Records artist Kid Rock. Hutton sued Rock and his company, Top Dog Records for at A settlement has been reached in the federal suit ...