Rick Ross brought in the new year with a “new year, new me” attitude. Not only did the rapper part ways with fiance Lira Galore, but he also split with his record label, Def Jam Records. According to reports, Ross just inked a deal with Epic Records. The label announced the news Friday on […]

  Janelle Monae has joined forces with Epic Records to boost her independent imprint, Wondaland.  Teaming up with Epic president, Sylvia Rhone, and CEO, L.A. Reid, Monae is set to deliver a string of singles from her roster of artists that will culminate in a collection of new material later this year, The Eephus. The […]

  Epic Records is seemingly focused on landing as much new talent as they possibly can. After signing the very buzzworthy Brooklyn MC Bobby Shmurda, things are looking good for the label’s future.   So it’s only right that they match their New York talent with that of its rival state, California. An MC out […]

For those of you who can’t get enough of the dance craze sweeping the internet called #ShmoneyDance, you just helped the creator get himself a record deal. It was recently announced that Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda was signed to Epic Records by Sha Money XL. When Shmurda signed on the dotted line, Epic record executive […]

Despite having been deceased for five years, Michael Jackson is still raking in the big bucks. The upcoming posthumous album titled “Xscape” looks to add a few more coins in the Jackson piggy bank. IOt was recently announced that “Xscape” will be released on May 13th. L.A. Reid gathered  a handful of today’s hottest producers […]

Sylvia Rhone has been named President of Epic Records, it was announced today by Antonio L.A. Reid, Chairman & CEO of Epic Records. In this new role, Rhone will report to Reid and work in close coordination with him in overseeing the overall management and operations of Epic. Vested in Culture (VIC), Rhone’s joint venture […]

The TLC biopic that aired on VH1 back in October seems to be causing more harm than good. After being threatened by Ashley Reid, the daughter of L.A. Reid and Pebbles, it’s being reported that TLC has lost their newly signed record deal with Epic Records.   In case you didn’t know, TLC signed a […]