Born: June 6, 1956
Nationality: United States of America
Occupation: composer,record producer,songwriter,executive producer
Biography: Antonio Marquis "L.A." Reid (born June 7, 1956) is an American record executive, record producer, A&R representative, and panelist. He is founder and current co-chairman of Hitco Entertainment. He has served as the chairman and CEO of Epic Records and The Island Def Jam Music Group, the president and CEO of Arista Records.