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  1. 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

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  2. 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

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  3. 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

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  4. Peter Edge Named CEO of Sony's RCA Music Group

    6:56 am 8/8/2011

    Sony Music boss Doug Morris also promotes Tom Corson to president & COO of the label group.Read more

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  5. Is Sylvia Rhone Headed to Sony to Restart Portrait Records?

    5:01 pm 7/21/2011

    In the latest round of major label exits, the former head of Universal Motown looks to be following her longtime boss and mentor, Doug Morris, straight to Sony. Read more

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  6. Barbra Streisand in 'Heated' Talks for Columbia Records Deal Renewal (Exclusive)

    3:50 pm 7/13/2011

    With her contract set to expire after the release of August's "What Matters Most," could Sony's marquee artist walk just as her 50th anniversary at the label approaches? Read more

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  7. L.A. Reid at Epic: His First Week on the Job

    2:02 am 7/12/2011

    The "X Factor" judge and seasoned music executive has yet to be formally announced as the new head of Epic Label Group, but he's already mulling big ideas, like what it would take to bring Mariah Carey and Jennifer Lopez back into the Sony fold. Read more

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  8. Can Doug Morris Lead Sony Past Universal Music Group to Be the No. 1 Label?

    11:23 am 6/24/2011

    With the new Sony Music CEO scheduled to step in July 1, how will the rest of the major label world shake out? Read more

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  9. 'X Factor' Judge L.A. Reid to Run Epic Records (Exclusive)

    3:38 pm 6/15/2011

    The newly restructured Epic Label Group will combine the rosters of Jive and Epic and reunite the executive with Usher and Pink, two artists he discovered and helped develop.Read more

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  10. Is Sylvia Rhone Leaving Universal?

    6:48 pm 4/29/2011

    Recent reports allege that the longtime Universal Motown President is being shown the door. THR investigates.Read more

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