Posts tagged "universal music group"


Shots Fired: Nicki Minaj Blasted by Alleged Universal Exec

After Nicki Minaj’s album, The Pinkprint, leaked last week, an alleged Universal Music Group executive went in on the Barbie, slandering her business skill…


Gentlemen’s Corner: Alvester Martin Talks Dancing With Beyonce and Upcoming Album

2015 is multitalented singer and dancer Alvester Martin’s year, we’re claiming it. The heartthrob and ultimate man candy has carried the title of backup dancer…


Russell Simmons, Universal Music Launch Label For YouTube Artists

Nearly 30 years after launching hip-hop's most iconic music label Def Jam Records, Russell Simmons has teamed with Universal Music Group to launch the first…


Afrojacks Signs With Island Def Jam and Universal Music Group

Grammy Award-winning producer-DJ, Afrojack, has been signed to an exclusive worldwide deal with Island Records and Universal Music Group (UMG), through Afrojack’s label Wall Recordings.


Rihanna & Jay-Z’s Parent Companies Partner

(via Singersroom) Two entertainment powerhouse have teamed together for unprecedented partnership. Live Nation Entertainment and Universal Music Group announced the formation of a broad-based strategic…


Bzz! Lil’ Kim Signs New Deal with Universal Music Group

Since parting ways with Atlantic Records in 2008, Lil’ Kim has been linked to nearly every record company possible; including Roc Nation, Cash Money, and G-Unit. Well, the bidding war is finally…