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Happy Birthday, L.A. Reid!

There aren't many who have the ear for talent and business acumen like L.A. Reid does. That's why he's one of the biggest record executives ever. Today (June 7), we celebrate his 59th birthday.

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Chilli Accused of Having an Affair With L.A. Reid

The VH1 biopic 'CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story' has angered the group’s former manager Perri "Pebbles" Reid and now she’s lashing out against the famed singers in the media. The record label executive-turned-minister claims that TLC member Rozanda "Chilli" Thomas had an alleged affair with her ex-husband Antonio "L.A." Reid.

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Diddy Pays Big Sum to Club Shooting Victims, Brandy Debuts New Song & More

Thirteen years later, Diddy has finally settled with the victims of the infamous 1999 club shooting, which sent his protege Shyne to prison for a decade. He shelled out $850,000 to the victims.

Fo

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In House With Ca$h Out: Rapper Talks Kid Rock Influence, His Momager’s Role, Weed Codenames & L.A. Reid

Twenty-one-year-old Ca$h Out is playing catch up. The Atlanta native's Billboard chart-climbing hit "Cashin' Out," a rap ode to lavish spending, is moving like a runaway freight train. As a result, he's working continuously to help fans

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Ciara Explains How L.A. Reid and Adam Sandler Impacted Her Career

Ciara is in movie mode this week as she prepares for the release of "That's My Boy," a film she stars in alongside comedians Adam Sandler and Andy Samberg. In an interview with "Rickey Smiley Morning Sh

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Jay-Z Proves Beyonce Is His Main Squeeze at Erica Reid’s Book Launch — Photo

Jay-Z and Beyonce spent an evening with friends Tuesday night (May 8) in support of author Erica Reid's book launch for "The Thriving Child." The event, hosted by Erica's husband and music executive L.A. Reid, brought out Bey's mom, Tina Knowles, and singer Mary J. Blige, among others.

During the

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L.A. Reid Discusses New Role as Epic Records CEO

After months of speculation, 'The X Factor' panelist and music industry vet Antonio "L.A." Reid has been officially named chairman and CEO of Epic Records.

Reid previously served as chairman of Is

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L.A. Reid Scores Gig as Chairman of Epic Label Group

Music executive Antonio "L.A." Reid is taking a position as Chairman of the Epic Label Group. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the former chairman of Island Def Jam and current judge on 'The X-Factor' will be leading Epic, which will include Jive Records acts after a restructuring.

Rumors of Reid heading to another label began soon after he annou

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Nicole Scherzinger Named Host of U.S. Edition of ‘The X Factor’

Former member of the Pussycat Dolls Nicole Scherzinger has just been added as judge of Simon Cowell's highly anticipated U.S. edition of 'The X Factor' show. The singer, who is also working on her solo project, was called in to replace British actress Cheryl Cole, who left the show at the last minute.

TMZ is reporting that Cole was dropped from the show due in part because

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L.A. Reid Is ‘Looking for Crazy’ as Judge on ‘X Factor’

L.A. Reid doesn't seem to let trivial things like bad weather put a damper on his day. While he sits inside his office in New York City, he looks for the figurative rainbow despite the drops of rain trickling down his windows. "It's raining everywhere else except on my street,

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