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Balance & Control: Brembo Gets Set For 2019 Formula 1 Championship

Brakes are a funny thing. If you think about it, cars, especially performance cars, are about going, not stopping. But brakes actually help you go faster, not just slow you down. Brembo, the Italian brake component manufacturer has known this since day one, and they have been up to some interesting wizardry lately. That wizardry we will see in action when the 2019 Formula 1 season kicks off with the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday. The Science of Stopping Brakes help you go faster like this: T...
Tags: Magazine, Autos, Lockheed, Motorsport, Motorsports, Enzo Ferrari, Barcelona Spain, Brembo, Charles Leclerc, Scuderia Ferrari, Car Talk, Graham Hill, Tony Borroz, Brembo Formula, Hitco, Carbon Industries

New Music: Big Boi “Doin’ It” Feat. Sleepy Brown + “Return of the Dope Boi” Feat. Killer Mike & Backbone

OutKast’s debut album Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik turns 25 this year, but Big Boi is still going strong. Ahead of his Super Bowl LIII halftime performance in his hometown of Atlanta this Sunday (Feb. 3), Daddy Fat Sax returns with a double dose of new music featuring his Dungeon Family relatives. “Doin’ It” finds him teaming up with Sleepy Brown for a smooth, spacey collaboration, while “Return of the Dope Boi” serves up something for the streets with assistance from Killer Mike and Back...
Tags: Atlanta, Jazz, Npr, Killer Mike, Big Boi, New Music, Mike, Sleepy Brown, OutKast, LA Reid, Hitco, Dope Boi

Yella Beezy, Rapper Signed to L.A. Reid’s Hitco, Shot Three Times

Rapper Yella Beezy was shot three times early Sunday while driving on a highway near Dallas, according to the Dallas Morning News. He has been hospitalized and is expected to recover, according to CBS Dallas affiliate 11/21 DFW. The 26-year-old MC, whose real name is Deandre Conway, was fired upon more than a dozen times […]
Tags: News, Dallas, Reid, L.A. Reid, Hitco, Yella Beezy, Hitco Shot Three Times, CBS Dallas, Deandre Conway

Hitco Entertainment, Pilgrim Media Partner for Music-Themed Series and Docs (EXCLUSIVE)

A documentary about the Atlanta music scene and a music competition program called “Take the Lead” are two projects in development through a new partnership between L.A. Reid and Charles Goldstuck’s Hitco Entertainment and Craig Piligian’s Pilgrim Media Group. The teaming calls for the two companies to develop and produce music-focused projects for distribution across multiple platforms. Craig Piligian […]
Tags: News, Atlanta, Reid, L.A. Reid, Pilgrim Media Group, Music for Screens, Hitco, Craig Piligian, Charles Goldstuck, Hitco Entertainment Pilgrim Media Partner, Hitco Entertainment

Joel Klaiman Lands at L.A. Reid’s Hitco Label

A month after his exit from Columbia Records, Joel Klaiman has a new job at Hitco, the label founded by L.A. Reid and Charles Goldstuck that’s home to Outkast’s Big Boi, Fifth Harmony’s Dinah Jane and newcomer rappers SAINt JHN and Yella Beezy. Klaiman joins the Los Angeles-based company as President. Hitco is distributed through EMPIRE, […]
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Columbia Records, Reid, OutKast, L.A. Reid, Dinah Jane Hansen, Dinah Jane, JHN, Joel Klaiman, Hitco, Hitco Label, Columbia Records Joel Klaiman, Charles Goldstuck, Yella Beezy Klaiman

Fifth Harmony’s Dinah Jane Signs With L.A. Reid’s Hitco (EXCLUSIVE)

Dinah Jane is the latest member of popular girl group Fifth Harmony to land a solo record deal. The singer has signed with L.A. Reid’s Hitco label, Variety has confirmed. She joins a roster that includes Outkast’s Big Boi and newcomer rappers Skinnyfromthe9 and Yella Beezy. A new single by Jane is expected in the coming […]
Tags: News, Jane, Reid, Fifth Harmony, OutKast, Epic Records, Dinah Jane Hansen, Dinah Jane, Antonio L.a. Reid, Hitco, Dinah Jane Signs With L A Reid, Yella Beezy

TUE. BRIEF: BMG Revenue Soars • Spotify Predicts It's Future • L.A. Reid's Hitco Hires • More

TUESDAY 3.27.18 Music Business News From Around The Web   Updated continuously under our More News tab [Author: Bruce Houghton]
Tags: Music, Bmg, Music Business, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, Reid, Hitco

AM BRIEF: BMG Revenue Soars • Spotify Predicts It's Future • L.A. Reid's Hitco Hires • More

TUESDAY 3.27.18 Music Business News From Around The Web   Updated continuously under our More News tab [Author: Bruce Houghton]
Tags: Music, Bmg, Music Business, Music Tech, Bruce Houghton, Reid, Hitco

Big Boi Signs to L.A. Reid’s New Label HitCo

Despite being fired from Epic Records over allegations of sexual harassment (and an alleged cover-up) last May, L.A. Reid is back in business. Which is pretty much what you’d expect from an industry that has allowed XXXTentacion and 6ix9ine to thrive. Continue reading below… Anyway, according to Variety, Reid has launched a new label called HitCo and has made Big Boi his first signing. The label will be distributed through EMPIRE, the independent company behind hits like D.R.A.M.’s “Broccol...
Tags: Apple, Jazz, Music News, Joe, Big Boi, Remy Ma, Def Jam, BOI, Arista, Reid, OutKast, Phantogram, Epic Records, L.A. Reid, Variety Reid, Hitco

L.A. Reid’s First Post-Sony Signing Is a Member of Outkast (EXCLUSIVE)

L.A. Reid’s first signing since leaving Epic Records in May 2017 is Big Boi of Outkast, Variety has confirmed. Reid’s new company HitCo is working to radio the song “All Night,” which got a big boost of exposure last last year when it was used in an Apple campaign for the iPhone X. The “Animoji […]
Tags: News, Arista, Reid, Sony Music, OutKast, Epic Records, L.A. Reid, Hitco, First Post Sony Signing, Outkast Variety

The Reckoning Is Finally Coming For The Music Industry

The reckoning for abusive men that started in Hollywood has turned its eye towards the music industry. This week, after three women accused Republic Records group president Charlie Walk of sexual harassment and assault, he was placed on leave from the company pending an investigation and will not appear on the final episode of The Four, the Fox singing show for which he acted as a judge in its first season. He denies the allegations.Additionally, a petition is circulating, started by Karen Scot...
Tags: Fashion, New York Post, Music, Hollywood, Viola Davis, Los Angeles, Fox, Grammys, Los Angeles Times, Walk, Umg, Don, Simmons, Reid, Russell Simmons, Recording Academy