….”I took a strong stand to get away from Sony Records,” X explained, detailing how he believes the label failed to promote his two most recent releases. “I sold 2 million records on Loud, which was one-tenth of the size of Sony [2000's Loud release Restless has been certified platinum by the RIAA]. Going over to Sony, they can only push my records to gold [500,000 shipped]. And I’m not going to sit here and believe it was the music. It was the people behind the music….