L.A. Reid is an award-winning American music producer, songwriter and music executive known for the instrumental role he played in establishing the career of numerous famous artists such as Boyz II Men, Mariah Carey, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, OutKast, Usher and Kanye West. He served as a judge on multiple seasons of the American version of the reality television music competition show The X Factor.
He began his career in the music industry as a drummer with Pure Essence before joining The Deele in the 1980s. After the demise of The Deele, he founded LaFace Records in 1989 with singer Babyface.
He was married to singer-songwriter Perri "Pebbles" Reid from 1989 to 1996. The marriage produced a son named Aaron. His second marriage was to Erica Reid in 2000.
is a famous American songwriter and producer, co-founded of LaFace Records,
who was born on
June 7, 1956. As a person born on this date, L.A. Reid is listed in our database as the 15th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 7) and the 51st most popular for the year (1956).
People born on June 7
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
L.A. Reid is the 403rd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to L.A. Reid's birthday, L.A. Reid is the 2664th most famous American.
In general, L.A. Reid ranks as the 4800th
most popular famous person, and the 25th most popular songwriter / composer of all time.
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