My Story of Making Music, Finding Magic, and Searching for Who's Next
On Sale: February 2, 2016
Hardcover / e-Book
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In this long-awaited memoir, illustrated with over 100
never-before-seen photos from his personal collection, the
groundbreaking record producer chronicles his struggles, his
success, and the celebrated artists that made him a legend.
Over the last twenty-five years, legendary music producer
and record man LA Reid—the man behind artists such as Toni
Braxton, Kanye West, Rihanna, TLC, Outkast, Mariah Carey,
Pink, Justin Bieber, and Usher—has changed the music
In addition to discovering some of the biggest pop stars on
the planet, he has shaped some of the most memorable and
unforgettable hits of the last two generations, creating an
impressive legacy of talent discovery and hit records.
Now, for the first time, he tells his story, taking fans on
an intimate tour of his life, as he chronicles the
fascinating journey from his small-town R&B roots in
Cincinnati, Ohio, and his work as a drummer to his fame as a
Grammy Award-winning music producer and his gig as a judge
on the hit reality show, The X Factor.
In Sing to Me, Reid goes behind the scenes of the music
industry, charting his rise to fame and sharing stories of
the countless artists he’s met, nurtured, and molded into
stars. With fascinating insight into the early days of
artists as diverse as TLC, Usher, Pink, Kanye West, and
Justin Bieber, his story offers a detailed look at what life
was like for stars at the start of their meteoric rise and
how he always seemed to know who would be the next big thing.
What emerges is a captivating portrait from the inside of
popular music evolution over the last three decades. Part
music memoir, part business story of climbing to the top,
this beautifully designed book, jam packed with photos,
showcases Reid's trademark passion and ingenuity and
introduces a multifaceted genius who continues to shape pop
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