TITLE

Kelly expands with own label

AUTHOR(S)
Samuels, Anita M.
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Billboard;09/19/98, Vol. 110 Issue 38, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Rockland Records, R. Kelly's label which is distributed by Interscope. Groups on the Rockland label including Sparkle, Lady, Frankie, Secret Weapon and Vegas Cats; The role that Kelly plays in production; His plans to work on songs for Celine Dion and Michael Jackson.
ACCESSION #
1072071

 

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