L.A. Reid is out and Barry Weiss is in. Music biz is a mess. I’ve said it before and I’ll keep saying it. It’s time for new institutions. According to the HW:
It’s official. Barry Weiss has been named Chairman & CEO of Island Def Jam and Universal Motown Republic Group. The appointment comes on the heels of Antonio “L.A.” Reid’s departure from IDJ, which was announced today.