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L.A. Reid

Antonio M. "L.A." Reid (born June 7, 1956) is an American record executive, musician, songwriter, record producer, former television music competition judge, and is currently the chairman and CEO of Epic Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. [1]

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Adjudicator

An adjudicator is someone who presides, judges and arbitrates during a formal dispute.

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Alicia Keys

Alicia Augello Cook (born January 25, 1981), known by the pseudonym Alicia Keys, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress.

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Amanda Ghost

Amanda Ghost (born Amanda Louisa Gosein) is a singer and songwriter from Enfield, North London.

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American Idol

American Idol is an American singing competition series created by Simon Fuller and produced by 19 Entertainment, and is distributed by FremantleMedia North America.

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Arista Records

Arista Records, Inc. was an American record label.

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Astro (rapper)

Brian Vaughn Bradley, Jr. (born September 27, 1996), better known by his stage name Astro, Stro or The Astronomical Kid, is an American rapper and actor.

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Atlanta

Atlanta (locally) is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2013 population of 447,841.

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Avril Lavigne

Avril Ramona Lavigne (born 27 September 1984) is a Canadian-French singer and songwriter.

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Babyface (musician)

Babyface (born Kenneth Brian Edmonds; April 10, 1959) is an American R&B musician, singer-songwriter, and record producer.

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Barry Weiss

Barry Weiss (born February 11, 1951, in Demarest, New Jersey) is an American music executive.

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BMG Rights Management

BMG is an international group of music companies focused on the management of music publishing, recording rights and music distribution.

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Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi is an American rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey.

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Britney Spears

Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer and actress.

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Broadcast Music, Inc.

Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) is one of three United States performing rights organizations, along with ASCAP and SESAC.

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Charmbracelet

Charmbracelet is the ninth studio album by American singer-songwriter Mariah Carey, released on December 3, 2002 through MonarC Entertainment and Island Records.

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Cheryl Fernandez-Versini

Cheryl Ann Fernandez-Versini (née Tweedy, formerly Cole; born 30 June 1983) is an English singer, dancer, and television personality who is known by the mononym Cheryl in the context of her recording promotions.

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Chris Rene

Christopher "Chris" Rene (previously René; born December 25, 1982) is an American singer-songwriter, musician and producer from Santa Cruz, California.

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Ciara

Ciara Princess Harris (born October 25, 1985), known mononymously as Ciara (pronounced), is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, actress and fashion model.

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Cincinnati

Cincinnati is a city in and the county seat of Hamilton County, Ohio, United States.

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Clive Davis

Clive Jay Davis (born April 4, 1932) is an American record producer and music industry executive.

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Confessions (Usher album)

Confessions is the fourth studio album by American R&B recording artist Usher; it was released on March 23, 2004, by Arista Records.

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Contemporary R&B

Contemporary R&B, also known as simply R&B, is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, soul, funk, pop, hip hop and dance.

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Demi Lovato

Demetria Devonne "Demi" Lovato (or; born August 20, 1992) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress who made her debut as a child actress in Barney & Friends.

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Dido (singer)

Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O'Malley Armstrong, when asked to say her real name.

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Drum kit

A drum kit, drum set, trap set, or just drums is a collection of drums and other percussion instruments set up to be played/struck by a single player.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Time Inc., that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.

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Epic Records

Epic Records is an American record company.

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Glitter (soundtrack)

Glitter is the soundtrack album from the film of the same name, and the eighth studio album by American singer Mariah Carey.

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Goodies (album)

Goodies is the debut studio album by American recording artist Ciara.

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Grammy Award

A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.

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Hip hop music

Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.

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HitQuarters

HitQuarters is an international music industry publication and contact database founded in 1999.

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J Records

J Records was an American record label owned and operated by Sony Music Entertainment, and was distributed through the RCA Music Group.

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Jay Z

Shawn Corey Carter (born December 4, 1969), known by his stage name Jay Z (formerly Jay-Z), is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur.

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Jermaine Jackson

Jermaine La Jaune Jackson (born December 11, 1954) is an American singer, bass guitarist, composer, and occasional film director, best known as a member of The Jackson 5.

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Jive Records

Jive Records was an American record label under the RCA Music Group formed in 1981 by Zomba Records.

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Josh Krajcik

Joshua Andrew "Josh" Krajcik is an American singer-songwriter who currently resides in Columbus, Ohio.

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Justin Bieber

Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer and songwriter.

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Kanye West

Kanye Omari West (born June 8, 1977) is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, and fashion designer.

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Kerli

Kerli Kõiv (born 7 February 1987), usually referred to mononymously as Kerli, is an Estonian recording artist and songwriter.

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Khloé Kardashian

Khloé Alexandra Kardashian (born June 27, 1984) is an American television personality.

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LaFace Records

LaFace Records was an American record label that operated as a unit of Sony Music Entertainment and was historically a part of Bertelsmann Music Group from 1989 to 2004.

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Let Go (Avril Lavigne album)

Let Go is the debut album by Canadian singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne, released on 4 June 2002.

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List of The X Factor finalists (U.S. season 1)

The first season of The X Factor was being broadcast on Fox.

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Luther Vandross

Luther Ronzoni Vandross, Jr. (April 20, 1951 – July 1, 2005) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer.

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Marcus Canty

Marcus Canty (born January 22, 1991) is an American R&B and soul singer and dancer.

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Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1969 or 1970) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress.

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Mario Lopez

Mario Lopez, Jr. (born October 10, 1973) is an American television host and actor.

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Maroon 5

Maroon 5 is an American pop rock band that originated in Los Angeles, California.

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Melanie Amaro

Melanie Ann Amaro (born June 26, 1992) is an American recording artist who won the first season of The X Factor USA in 2011, securing a $5 million recording contract with Syco Music and Epic Records.

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Michael Jackson

Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor.

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Missundaztood

M!ssundaztood is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Pink.

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MSN

MSN (stylized as msn) is a web portal and related collection of Internet services and apps for Windows and mobile devices, provided by Microsoft and launched on August 24, 1995, the same release date as Windows 95.

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Music competition

A music competition is a public event designed to identify and award outstanding musical ensembles, soloists and musicologists.

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Music executive

A music executive or record executive is a person within a record label who works in senior management, making executive decisions over the label's artists.

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Music industry

The music industry consists of the companies and individuals that make money by creating and selling music.

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National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences

The Recording Academy, also known as The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS), is a U.S. organization of musicians, producers, recording engineers and other recording professionals dedicated to improving the quality of life and cultural condition for music and its makers.

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Ne-Yo

Shaffer Chimere Smith (born October 18, 1979), better known by his stage name Ne-Yo, is an American R&B singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer and actor.

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New jack swing

New jack swing or swingbeat is a fusion genre spearheaded by Teddy Riley and Bernard Belle that became popular from the late 1980s into the early 1990s.

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Nicole Scherzinger

Nicole Scherzinger (born Nicole Prescovia Elikolani Valiente; June 29, 1978) is an American singer, dancer, actress and television personality.

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Outkast

Outkast is an American hip hop duo formed in 1992, in East Point, Atlanta, Georgia, composed of Atlanta-based rappers André "André 3000" Benjamin (formerly known as Dré) and Antwan "Big Boi" Patton.

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Paula Abdul

Paula Julie Abdul (born June 19, 1962) is an American singer-songwriter, dancer, choreographer, actress and television personality.

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Perri "Pebbles" Reid

Perri Reid (born Perri Arlette McKissack), best known by her former stage name, Pebbles, is an American dance-pop and urban contemporary singer-songwriter.

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Pink (singer)

Alecia Beth "Pink" Hart (born September 8, 1979) (stylized as) is an American singer and songwriter.

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Pure Essence

Pure Essence were an American R&B band from Cincinnati, Ohio, originally consisting of Steve "Tuck" Walters, Jerome "Mouse" Richmond, Toby Rivers, Tony Coats, Dwight Trible, Larry Middleton, Antonio "L.A." Reid, and Kevin "Kayo" Roberson.

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Rick Ross

William Leonard Roberts II (born January 28, 1976), better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper.

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Rihanna

Robyn Rihanna Fenty (born February 20, 1988), is a Barbadian singer, fashion designer and songwriter.

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Rod Stewart

Roderick David "Rod" Stewart, (born 10 January 1945) is a British rock singer-songwriter.

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Shakir Stewart

Shakir Stewart (April 12, 1974 – November 1, 2008), a native of Oakland, California, was a US record executive in a number of companies, the latest being Def Jam.

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Simon Cowell

Simon Phillip Cowell (born 7 October 1959) is an English television talent judge and mentor, music and television producer, and music talent scout (aka A&R executive).

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Sony

, commonly referred to as Sony, is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

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Sony Music Entertainment

Sony Music Entertainment (sometimes known plainly as Sony Music or by the initials, SME) is an American music corporation managed and operated by Sony Corporation of America (SCA), a subsidiary of Japanese conglomerate Sony Corporation.

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Speakerboxxx/The Love Below

Speakerboxxx/The Love Below is the fifth studio album by American hip hop duo OutKast, released September 23, 2003 on LaFace Records.

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Steve Jones (presenter)

Stephen Ashton Jones (born 16 March 1977) is a Welsh television presenter, best known as presenter of Channel 4's teen schedule T4.

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Tate Stevens

Stephen "Tater" Eatinger (born March 1, 1975), known by his stage name Tate Stevens, is an American country music artist, who won the second season of the U.S. The X Factor in 2012, securing a $5 million recording contract with Syco Music and RCA Records Nashville.

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The Deele

The Deele (pronounced /deal/) is an American band from Cincinnati, Ohio who achieved success in the 1980s with such hit singles as "Body Talk" and "Two Occasions." When the group began recording in the early 1980s, the lineup consisted of Indianapolis native Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds along with Cincinnati musicians Antonio "L.A." Reid, Carlos "Satin" Greene, Darnell "Dee" Bristol, Stanley "Stick" Burke, and Kevin "Kayo" Roberson.

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The Emancipation of Mimi

The Emancipation of Mimi is the tenth studio album by American singer and songwriter Mariah Carey, released through Island Records on April 12, 2005.

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The Hamptons

The Hamptons, also called the "East End" (of Long Island), are a group of villages and hamlets in the towns of Southampton and East Hampton, which form the South Fork of Long Island, New York, U.S. The Hamptons form a popular seaside resort, one of the historical summer colonies of the American Northeast.

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The Hollywood Reporter

The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multiplatform American media brand founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood motion picture, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.

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The Island Def Jam Music Group

The Island Def Jam Music Group (IDJMG) was an American record label group formed in 1999 when the Universal Music Group (UMG) merged two of its daughter companies Island Records and Def Jam Recordings.

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The Pussycat Dolls

The Pussycat Dolls were an American pop girl group and dance ensemble, founded in Los Angeles, California, by choreographer Robin Antin in 1995 as a burlesque troupe.

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The X Factor (U.S. season 3)

The third and final season of the American music competition television show The X Factor premiered on Fox on September 11, 2013 and ended on December 19, 2013.

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The X Factor (U.S. TV series)

The X Factor is an American reality television music competition created by Simon Cowell and produced by FremantleMedia North America and SYCOtv, a partnership between Cowell and Sony Music Entertainment, which aired on Fox from 2011 to 2013.

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TLC (group)

TLC is an American girl group whose repertoire spans R&B, hip hop funk and "urban" soul.

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Toni Braxton

Toni Michele Braxton (born October 7, 1967) is an American R&B singer-songwriter, pianist, record producer, actress, television personality, and philanthropist.

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Two Occasions

"Two Occasions" is a R&B song written by Babyface, Darnell Bristol and Sid Johnson (who was the former manager for Babyface's early group, Manchild).

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Usher (singer)

Usher Terry Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor.

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Young Jeezy

Jay Wayne Jenkins (born September 28, 1977), better known by his stage name Young Jeezy (or simply Jeezy), is an American hip-hop recording artist from Atlanta, Georgia.

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1970s in music

This article includes an overview of the major events and trends in popular music in the 1970s.

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55th Annual Grammy Awards

The 55th Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 10, 2013, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

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