THE X FACTOR Launches Audition Studios Across America

“THE X FACTOR” LAUNCHES FIRST-EVER AUDITION STUDIOS ACROSS AMERICA Hopefuls Can Record and Submit Video Auditions at MyStudio Locations Nationwide First Audition Studios Open Friday, April 8, in Honolulu and Phoenix; Followed by Studios in Nashville, Anchorage, Kansas City and Denver Visit www.fox.com/theXfactor for the Latest THE X … [Read more...]

Git Fresh, Miami’s Latest Export

GET READY FOR GIT FRESH!!! MIAMI'S LATEST EXPORT!‏ Roc4life.com Can Miami get any hotter than what it already is? Yes, it can. Thanks to Def Jam's newest group Git Fresh, everyone will get a taste of what Miami Rap/Pop has to offer. Pretty $ly, Penny, and Rude Boi sing over the classic Suzanne Vega's "Tom's Diner" sample talking about … [Read more...]

YG Signs to Def Jam Debut Single, Toot It And Boot It on iTunes Now

YG SIGNS TO DEF JAM – DEBUT SINGLE, “TOOT IT AND BOOT IT” UP ON iTUNES NOW!  COMPTON RAPPER SPEARHEADS NEW ‘JERKIN’ MUSIC SCENE, DRAWS MILLIONS TO HIS MYSPACE WEBSITE  JOINS ALL-STAR LINE UP AT LA’S POWER-106 POWERHOUSE ON JUNE 19 “I’m always turned up, never turned down.”  (YG, Urban Ink magazine)  The L.A.-centric jerkin’ phenom has … [Read more...]

Jonathan McHugh Senior Vice President of Film, TV & Soundtracks of Island Def Jam Music Group

JONATHAN McHUGH APPOINTED SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT FILM, TV & SOUNDTRACKS - ISLAND DEF JAM MUSIC GROUP  (April 12th, 2010 – New York, NY)  Jonathan McHugh has been appointed Senior Vice President of  Film, TV & Soundtracks, Island Def Jam Music Group, it was announced today by Steve Bartels, President & COO, Island Def Jam Music … [Read more...]

Island Def Jam Dominates Billboard, Soundscan and iTunes Charts with Ludacris, Rihanna, Taio Cruz and Justin Bieber

ISLAND DEF JAM DOMINATES BILLBOARD, SOUNDSCAN, iTUNES CHARTS !!  SOUNDSCAN ALBUM DEBUT: #1 Pop and #1 R&B/Hip-Hop: Ludacris’ BATTLE OF THE SEXES  BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLES: #1: Rihanna’s “Rude Boy” (her 6th career #1 on Hot 100 !) #3: Taio Cruz featuring Ludacris – “Break Your Heart” BILLBOARD HOT DIGITAL SONGS #1: Taio … [Read more...]

THRIVE RECORDS, #1 U.S. INDIE DANCE LABEL, SIGNS EXCLUSIVE PRODUCTION & DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH ISLAND DEF JAM MUSIC GROUP!‏

THRIVE RECORDS, #1 U.S. INDIE DANCE LABEL, SIGNS EXCLUSIVE PRODUCTION & DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH ISLAND DEF JAM MUSIC GROUPNEXT VOLUME IN THRIVE’S BEST-SELLING SERIES - TOTAL CLUB HITS 4 DEBUTS AT #25 ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200 THRIVEMIX PRESENTS: DANCE NATION TO BE RELEASED ON FEBRUARY 9th             (Jan. 26, 2010 – New York, NY) Thrive … [Read more...]