Posts tagged "Lyor Cohen"


Combat Jack Show: The Jessica Rosenblum Episode

Combat Jack and crew sit down with Jessica Rosenblum, who helped pioneer the downtown hip-hop scene and opened it up for Russell Simmons, Lyor Cohen,…


Lyor Cohen’s New Music Company Will Team Up With Twitter To Find New Artists

Lyor Cohen’s latest music industry venture, 300 Entertainment, will partner up with Twitter in its search for music’s next big stars. A Google-supported joint venture…


Raz Simone Is The First Rapper Signed To Lyor Cohen’s New 300 Label

After much debate and speculation, it's confirmed that Seattle's rising star Raz Simone is the first artist signed to 300, the label started by Lyor…


New Video: Raz Simone Turns Heads With ‘Don’t Shine’

After giving the world Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Seattle might be serving up another superstar in the form of Raz Simone, the alleged first rapper…


How Veteran Music Exec Lyor Cohen Spends His Weekends

When you're music mogul Lyor Cohen, you can afford a day off. The New York Times followed the 30-year industry vet on a Sunday to…


Veteran Music Exec Lyor Cohen Nabs Google’s Support For New Venture

A year after stepping down as CEO of Warner Music Group last September, self-made music mogul Lyor Cohen has reportedly been putting in work for…

Movies & TV

Rapper Rick Ross Signs With ICM Partners For Representation

It looks as if the "Trilla" rapper is taking his talents outside of South Beach, and into the world of Hollywood.


Are Lyor Cohen and Irv Gotti Forming a New Company?

Music mogul Lyor Cohen is prepping to get back into business following his departure from Warner Music Group, and he may be teaming up with…


Lyor Cohen Steps Down As CEO Of Warner Music Group

Warner Music Group has just announced that legendary music exec Lyor Cohen will officially step down as Chairman/CEO of Recorded Music for WMG.


Warner Executive VP Kevin Liles Steps Down

After five-years of massaging the careers of everyone from Jay-Z, to Diddy, Warner Music Group's Executive VP, Kevin Liles, has resigned.