According to the press release today, the new label will be dedicated to R&B music and will release singles and collaborative projects from a collective of world-class artists, producers, and songwriters. The announcement marks Combs’ official return to music. Comb’s album is the first project under the ‘LOVE RECORDS’ imprint set to be released this summer under a partnership with Motown Records, uniting the three-time Grammy Award-winning executive with Motown for the first time in his magnificent career.
Comb commented that ” Music has always been my first love, ‘LOVE RECORDS’ is the next chapter is about getting back to love and making the best music of my life. For the Label, I’m focused on creating timeless R&B music with the next generation of artists and producers. Motown is the perfect partner for my album and I’m excited to add to its legacy.”
“This is a major moment for Motown, as Diddy is one of this century’s most important voices in music and culture; To be a part of his next evolution and album is nothing short of monumental” stated Motown Records C.E.O. and Chairwoman Ethiopia Habtemariam.
As one of the highest-selling artists in history, ‘Love Records’ represents Combs’ return to R&B as an executive producer, curator, and A&R of his forthcoming album. He has produced and shaped the sounds of some of the biggest stars in music, including Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Kayne West, and many more.
Be sure t0 tune into the 2022 Billboard Musc Awards on May 15th to catch Executive Producer and the show’s host Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs.