BELINDA WILSON & EDDIE SIMS
BELINDA WILSON & EDDIE SIMS
Belinda Wilson first began her career in radio programming which later lead her to the A & R Department at ABC Dunhill Records.
While there, as ABC Dunhill Records transitioned to MCA Records, Wilson quickly segued into promotions and artist development. She worked with national artists such as Steely Dan, The Dramatics, Isaac Hayes, Jimmy Buffet, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, B.B. King, The Pointer Sisters & The Crusaders.
Belinda’s reputation then lead her to managing well known acts like The Emotions, Betty Wright with “Clean Up Woman”, Richard Dimples Fields, The Legendary Bob Marley, girl group 9.9 with there world wide hit “All Of Me For All Of You”, West Coast rapper YoYo whose critically praised debut delivered the single “You Cant Play with My Yo-Yo”, Lady Soul with the soundtrack “If My Sisters In Trouble” from the #1 hit movie “Sister Act”, the First Black Super Model Beverly Johnson and Leleti Khumalo the star of Sarafina, just to name a few…
As she formed her own company, Belinda promoted, marketed, managed, and signed publishing deals for artists at a host of major labels such as; Arista, Atlantic, Elektra, J Records, Jive, MCA, Motown, Warner Bros., etc… Belinda has kept the established hit-makers sound alive by maintaining their radio friendly status to impressionable audiences for Avant, Monica, Busta Rhymes, Shaggy, Patti Labelle, Whitney Houston, Anthony Hamilton, Alicia Keys, Jennifer Hudson, Jazmine Sullivan, Timberland, Jamie Foxx, Charles Wright, Lenny Williams, Teddy Pendegrass, Sha Sha Jones, and so on…
Currently with her new company, Moonridge Entertainment International, Belinda Wilson is continuing to promote and manage well known and new up incoming talented artists.
Eddie Sims who is known to many as “Sid Vicious”, co-managed the careers of powerful brilliant artists such as Bob Marley, Johnny Nash, Jimmy Cliff and Peter Tosh.
During this time, Eddie traveled the world with such artists and became instrumental in the success of these undeniable treasures that we now refer to as Icons.
As he moved onward and upward in his career, Eddie became the “first director of Urban Promotion” for Sony/Columbia Records. Here Sims had a key role in distribution of acts and established an incredible ability to secure radio air play as he oversaw his field staff while promoting and marketing the careers of well known acts such as Earth Wind & Fire, The Isley Brothers, Boss Skaggs, Pink Floyd, Minnie Ripperton, The O’Jay’s, Bill Withers, Cheryl Lynn, and Denise Williams to name a few… Once again Eddie was held responsible for the amazing success of these National Artists as they catapulted and won numerous Gold and Platinum Records.
Now well known and respected as one of the “Top Dogs” in the business, Sims ventured out and began his own company where he co-managed and marketed artists such as The Emotions, Betty Wright, 9.9, Richard Dimples Fields, Gloria Gayner, etc…Currently, Sims is continuing his marketing, promotion, and management skills with such hit artists as Genuwine, Beyonce, Sade, Lyfe Jenning, Alicia Keys, Seal, Mario, Organized Noise, Lenny Williams, Jamie Foxx and Ryan Leslie just to name a few. With his new company Moonridge Entertainment International, Sims is focused on bringing many new talented artists to light.