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Sep 13, 2018, 08:15 ET Legendary Global Icon Mariah Carey Returns With New Music

Today, incomparable, multi-platinum, multiple Grammy award winning global superstar Mariah Carey (the best-selling female artist of all time with 18...


Oct 13, 2017, 10:07 ET Epic Records & Sony Pictures Animation Announce The Star Official Soundtrack Album Available October 27

In anticipation of the worldwide release of Sony Pictures Animation's animated motion picture The Star, in theaters November 17, 2017, Epic Records...


Jun 02, 2017, 10:10 ET Fifth Harmony Returns With New Single "Down" Feat. Gucci Mane

Following months of speculation and anticipation, the ladies of FIFTH HARMONY release their newest single "Down" featuring Gucci Mane today. The...


Apr 20, 2017, 12:00 ET Big Boi Launches Third Solo Album Boomiverse in June

Big Boi returns with his highly-anticipated third full-length solo album and first release for Epic Records, Boomiverse, in June. The six-time...


Apr 10, 2017, 09:30 ET Mariah Carey Forms "Butterfly MC Records" As Exclusive Joint Venture With Epic Records

Multi-platinum global superstar Mariah Carey, the best-selling female artist of all time with18 Hot 100 #1 hits, inks an exclusive joint partnership...


Mar 03, 2017, 07:00 ET Jennifer Hudson To Premiere New Epic Records Single "Remember Me" On The Voice UK Sunday Night, March 5th, Single Available Now At All Digital And Streaming Platforms

Multi-platinum Oscar and Grammy Award®-winning global superstar, Jennifer Hudson, will premiere "Remember Me," her brand new single on Epic Records,...


Jun 28, 2016, 11:30 ET Jennifer Hudson Signs With Epic Records And Begins Work On New Album, Marking The First-Ever Executive Producer Collaboration Of LA Reid & Clive Davis

Jennifer Hudson has been signed to an exclusive contract with Epic Records, it was announced today by Epic Chairman and CEO LA Reid, following up Ms. ...


May 05, 2016, 09:00 ET French Montana Signs To Bad Boy Entertainment/Epic Records And Releases A New Track And Video Today: "Figure It Out" Featuring Kanye West And Nas

Worldwide platinum-selling hip-hop icon and Coke Boys music founder French Montana, one of the most prolific and instantly recognizable players in...


Apr 11, 2016, 08:00 ET DJ Khaled And We The Best Music Group Signed To Epic Records - Announces New Album, Major Key

DJ Khaled, music industry mogul, executive, mega producer and multi-platinum award-winning recording artist has been signed to Epic Records by...


Apr 05, 2016, 11:09 ET Christian 'King' Combs Signed To Bad Boy Entertainment/Epic Records

Gifted songwriter and rapper Christian Combs has signed an exclusive recording deal with Bad Boy Entertainment/Epic Records. The signing was overseen ...


Feb 02, 2016, 09:00 ET LA Reid's "Sing to Me" Available Now!

LA Reid, Chairman & CEO, Epic Records and three-time Grammy-winning producer has released his first-ever memoir, Sing to Me: My Story of Making...


Jan 28, 2016, 10:30 ET Rick Ross Signs To Epic Records!

Multi-platinum selling, Grammy®-nominated hip-hop magnate Rick Ross has signed an exclusive new worldwide deal with Epic Records, it was announced...


Oct 05, 2015, 09:00 ET Sean "Diddy" Combs aka Puff Daddy Makes Epic Announcement

Bad Boy Entertainment has inked an exclusive partnership with Epic Records, that includes distribution of two highly-anticipated upcoming albums from ...


Sep 09, 2015, 09:00 ET Big Boi and Phantogram Join To Form Big Grams!

Big Grams, the quicksilver collaboration between six-time Grammy Award®-winner Big Boi, and the groundbreaking genre-bending duo Phantogram (Sarah...


Jul 22, 2015, 09:32 ET A Great Big World, Grammy Award®-Winning Pop Duo, Returns With Brand New Single "Hold Each Other" Feat. Futuristic - At Radio And Retail July 22nd on Epic Records

Grammy Award®-winning duo A Great Big World – New Yorkers Ian Axel and Chad King – who made music history with their mega-platinum #1 global hit "Say ...


May 27, 2015, 09:00 ET Tamar Braxton Launches New Single, "If I Don't Have You" to Radio and Retail Today - Coinciding With Brand New Season of #1 Rated Reality Series "Braxton Family Values" (WE-tv)

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, and television superstar Tamar Braxton launches "If I Don't Have You," her lead single from the forthcoming...


Apr 13, 2015, 10:00 ET Mariah Carey Signed To Epic Records By Antonio "L.A." Reid

Multi-platinum global superstar Mariah Carey has been signed to an exclusive contract with Epic Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, it...


Feb 27, 2015, 09:00 ET Breyon Prescott Named Head of Urban A&R, Epic Records

Breyon Prescott has been named Head of Urban A&R, Epic Records, it was announced by L.A. Reid, Chairman/CEO, Epic Records. In his new role, Mr....


Feb 27, 2015, 09:00 ET New Album from JODECI

JODECI have set March 31, 2015 as the release date for their highly anticipated new album and one of the biggest R&B events of the year—The Past, The ...


Feb 17, 2015, 09:00 ET Janelle Monae's Wondaland Records And Epic Records Launch Landmark Joint Venture Partnership

Wondaland Records, a new movement and recording label created by award-winning global superstar and visionary Janelle Monáe, has teamed with Epic...


Dec 09, 2014, 09:00 ET A Great Big World's "Say Something" With Christina Aguilera Receives Nomination For "Best Pop Duo Group Performance" Grammy Award

A Great Big World's quadruple-platinum smash with Christina Aguilera, "Say Something," scores a 2015 Grammy Award nomination in the category of "Best ...


Dec 08, 2014, 03:04 ET The Last Internationale Guitarist Edgey Pires To Be Honored At 2014 PORTUGUESE-BRAZILIAN AWARDS

In recognition of his artistic contributions and political activism, Guitarist Edgey Pires of The Last Internationale will be honored at the 2014...


Nov 19, 2014, 11:58 ET Epic Records Partners With HP For Breakout Pop Star Meghan Trainor's New "Lips Are Movin" Video And HP's #BendTheRules Campaign

Epic Records breakout pop star Meghan Trainor has partnered up with global technology company HP for its #BendTheRules campaign, which includes the...


Nov 14, 2014, 12:30 ET Nicole Scherzinger Unveils "Run" Music Video On VEVO Today

Nicole Scherzinger premieres the music video for her new solo single "Run" on VEVO today. You can watch it here. Available on iTunes and all digital...


Nov 11, 2014, 11:41 ET Epic Records Caps Banner Year With The Release Of First Holiday EP Curated By L.A. Reid I'll Be Home For Christmas November 24

Epic Records will unwrap its first-ever holiday EP, I'll Be Home For Christmas, on November 24, 2014 via Walmart, iTunes, and all digital outlets....