• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Doug Morris

Latest News

  1. Universal Music's Lucian Grainge to Be Honored at Pre-Grammy Gala

    10:57 am 11/21/2013

    Grainge was named chairman and CEO in 2011, having joined UMG in 1986, succeeding Doug Morris.Read more

    • 0
  2. Salaam Remi Launches Louder Than Life Imprint Through Sony

    11:00 am 7/12/2013

    The producer-songwriter has worked with Amy Winehouse, Usher, Alicia Keys and Miguel, among others.Read more

    • 0
  3. Stars Turn Out En Masse for 'Motown: The Musical' Opening Night

    12:26 pm 4/15/2013

    Among the bold-faced names in attendance at New York's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on Sunday night were Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, Bono, David Geffen and many more.Read more

    • 0
  4. Sylvia Rhone on New Label and Undoing 'Old-School Models' That Segregate Along Genre Lines (Q&A)

    7:30 am 2/14/2013

    "What's pop, what's hip-hop, what's rock -- it's really more who that fan is," says the industry veteran and chairman of Vested in Culture, a joint venture with Epic Records. Read more

    • 1
  5. Berry Gordy, Doug Morris, Smokey Robinson Preview 'Motown: The Musical' (Video)

    7:30 am 12/4/2012

    Says show producer and Sony Music CEO Morris in the just-released clip: "Motown Records is the most unique record company in the history of the music business."Read more

    • 2
  6. Berry Gordy-Inspired 'Motown' Musical to Launch on Broadway in 2013

    10:58 am 6/26/2012

    A bio-show based on the life of the legendary music mogul, the production will feature hits from Diana Ross and the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and Michael Jackson, among others.Read more

    • 0
  7. RCA Records Promotes Jennifer Fowler To SVP, Digital Marketing

    3:16 pm 3/6/2012

    RCA's roster includes Chris Brown, Usher, R. Kelly, P!nk, Alicia Keys, Ke$ha and Adam Lambert.Read more

    • 0
  8. Doug Morris Signs Dr. Luke to Sony Label Deal, Calls the Hitmaker His ‘New Jimmy’

    3:49 am 11/8/2011

    In an interview with the New York Times, the Sony Music CEO announces the January launch of Kemosabe Records and an exclusive five-year contract with the star producer.Read more

    • 0
  9. Mel Lewinter Named EVP of Label Strategy for Sony Music Entertainment

    11:40 am 10/11/2011

    The move reunites the music industry veteran with longtime associate and Sony Music CEO Doug Morris. Read more

    • 0
  10. RCA Execs Confirm Jive and Arista Labels Shut Down

    6:00 am 10/7/2011

    In an interview with THR, CEO Peter Edge and COO Tom Corson explain why it was time to “retire those brands” and how the artists reacted.Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content