It’s official – L.A. Reid has stepped down from his chairman position at Island Def Jam.
This will give him time to concentrate on his role as a judge on X Factor.
Mariah Carey will apparently be leaving Def Jam to join L.A. at Sony in 2012.
Here’s his letter to staff at Island Def Jam:
“To my Island Def Jam family: After much consideration, I have decided to leave my position as Chairman of the Island Def Jam Music Group.
“I have always thrived on growth and the next great challenge, and I look forward with much enthusiasm to what the future holds. [click to continue…]