Slip-N-Slide Records, one of the top independent labels in the industry founded by Ted Lucas, is gearing up for another ground-breaking and exciting year with the signing of Grammy nominated and chart-topping R&B super group Jagged Edge. The group is in the studio now working on new material for their upcoming album scheduled for release on Slip-N-Slide Records in 2010.
Says Ted Lucas, “I’m excited to welcome Jagged Edge to the Slip-N-Slide Records family. They are one of the preeminent R&B groups of our time. They are going to pick up right where they left off and bring their fans some great new hit songs.”
Says Brian and Brandon Casey of Jagged Edge, “We are happy to embark on our collaboration between 581 Muzik Group and Slip-N-Slide Records.
They have been a dominating force in rap music and we have been a driving force in R&B Music. Together Ted Lucas and Jagged Edge will make for a groundbreaking 2010! “Look out for our new album in 2010.”
Jagged Edge (made up of twin lead singers Brian Casey, Brandon Casey, Kyle Norman and Richard Wingo) began their mainstream recording career in 1998 with the album A Jagged Era which went gold and featured the hit singles, “I Gotta Be” (which reached #11 on the R&B charts and #23 on the Hot 100) and “The Way That You Talk.”
Following their debut album, Jagged Edge released their breakthrough album J.E. Heartbreak in 2000. The album went double platinum and featured the hit singles “Let’s Get Married,” “He Can’t Love You” and the #1 hit single “Promise.” The group’s platinum selling third release Jagged Little Thrill was released in 2001 and included the #1 hit single, “Where The Party At.” Jagged Edge’s fourth album Hard, was released in 2003. The gold-selling album featured the hit single, “Walked Outta Heaven.” Their fifth album Jagged Edge was released in 2006. The album went gold and featured the hit single, “Good Luck Charm.”
Jagged Edge has been nominated for several American Music Awards, BET Awards, Grammy Awards and won two Soul Train Awards in 2001 for Best R&B / Soul Album for J.E. Heartbreak and Best R&B / Soul single for “Let’s Get Married.”