Ellen DeGeneres Starts Own Record Label

by | May 26, 2010 at 1:55 PM | Celebrities, TV News

Ellen DeGeneres (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Ellen DeGeneres (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

NEW YORK

After a season judging singers on ‘American Idol,’ Ellen DeGeneres is delving deeper into the music business with her own label.

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The talk show host was announcing on her show Wednesday that she is starting a label called eleveneleven. Her first act will be 12-year-old Greyson Chance, who recently became a sensation on YouTube with his piano version of Lady Gaga‘s “Paparazzi.”

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There’s no word on when the label will start. It was formed with Telepictures Productions.

Besides DeGeneres, Greyson has some other strong people behind him: Madonna‘s manager and Lady Gaga’s manager.

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