(AllHipHop News) Antonio "L.A." Reid, Chairman/CEO of Epic Records, has announced veteran music executive Sylvia Rhone as the new president of Epic.
"I am deeply honored and extremely lucky to have the super-talented, legendary Sylvia Rhone take the lead as President of Epic Records," stated Reid. "Having worked closely with her for two years, I’ve witnessed firsthand how she shares a passion for an artists-first culture. I look forward with genuine enthusiasm to the next chapter of Epic Records."
Rhone's Vested in Culture (VIC) will remain an imprint of Epic. VIC is currently the label home to Casey Veggies, Cashius Green, Quadron, and Kat Dahlia. The Epic Records roster includes OutKast, Future, King L, Ciara, Travi$ Scott, and Yo Gotti.
“I’m honored to have the opportunity to expand my relationship with the talented team and the amazing artists at Epic,” said Rhone. “What makes this opportunity different from any other is my partnership with renowned music executive L.A. Reid. I’m looking forward to what I think will be the finest chapter in my career.”