1. VP Acquires Greensleeves And Creates A Reggae Powerhouse

    April 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The acquisition of U.K.-based reggae imprint Greensleeves by New York's VP Records adds an international reach to the world's largest independent reggae label at a time when sales are slipping. VP obtained Greensleeves for $6.2 million i ...

  2. Founder Cracknell Exits U.K. Label Greensleeves

    January 24, 2007 12:00 AM EST Chris Cracknell, who has overseen the musical policy at U.K. reggae specialist Greensleeves Records for the past 30 years, is leaving the company at the end of March in order to pursue other interests. Cracknell and his business partner Chris Sedg ...