In other news, R&B quartet Jagged Edge will continue their fairly successful career with a new label in Slip-N-Slide Records. Previously signed to Island Def Jam, Jagged Edge will now make their mark with the Miami-based label that already boasts acts such as Plies [click to read] and Trina [click to read].
Label founder Ted Lucas explained the significance of signing an already-established R&B group. “[Jagged Edge] are one of the preeminent R&B groups of our time. They are going to pick up right where they left off and bring their fans some great new hit songs,” he said in a press statement. Adding Lucas, “I’m excited to welcome Jagged Edge to the Slip-N-Slide Records family.”
Jagged Edge’s debut album on Slip-N-Slide is tentatively scheduled for a 2010 release.