Ridenour Heads Newly Created Division At Malaco Records
March 26, 2009 at 8:47 AM (PT)
LIONEL RIDENOUR has been tapped to head the Urban Music division of MALACO RECORDS. This is a newly created division for the JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI label, which has been primarily known as a blues and gospel label. RIDENOUR's hiring reflects the company's desire to expand into hip-hop and R&B.
RIDENOUR is a well-respected, veteran record executive whose career path includes stops at VIRGIN and ARISTA RECORDS.