Bye Bye Bye, Arista, J and Jive Records (Pop Nostalgia)

Jive – the label that everyone associates with massive 90s/2000s pop acts like Aaliyah, ‘N Sync, Britney Spears, Pink, and Backstreet Boys – is now officially defunct.

Jive was also responsible for putting out albums by extremely successful 80’s and 90’s hip-hop groups like E-40, A Tribe Called Quest, Too $hort and KRS-One.

Tom Corson and Peter Edge (RCA records) announced yesterday that due to a focus on digital sales, it’s best if Jive, J Records and Arista (Ace Of Base, TLC) which are all distributed by RCA, are put to rest. Edge stated…

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