TROMBONE SHORTY SIGNS WITH BLUE NOTE RECORDS;
LABEL DEBUT DUE OUT THIS APRIL AHEAD OF APPEARANCE AT
2017 NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Trombone Shorty has signed with Blue Note Records and will make his debut for the iconic jazz label this April ahead of his appearance at the 2017 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, where he has inherited the festival’s prestigious closing set in the legacy of great New Orleans artists like the Neville Brothers and Professor Longhair.
CARL BORDEN SIGNS WITH REAL MUSIC
Real Music is thrilled to announce the signing of multi-talented musician and composer Carl Borden to our label.
Already garnishing accolades, Carl’s Echoes of Bliss, (releasing November 11th), has been honored by the Global Music Awards with silver medals for both Best New Age Album and Album Production.
Innervision Records adds to its burgeoning roster with producer, keyboardist Cal Harris Jr
The muti-talented artist goes for adds at jazz radio with the single “Endless Summer” Monday, 8/29.
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – Aug. 29, 2016 – PRLog — Cal Harris has a passion and talent for composition as well as a lifetime of priceless experiences in the industry working with such artists as Earth Wind and Fire, Lenny Kravitz, Prince, Whitney Houston, Beyonce and currently touring with Pharrell Williams.
RCA INSPIRATION ANNOUNCES SHIFT TO NASHVILLE, TN UNDER PROVIDENT MUSIC GROUP
Nashville, TN (August 2, 2016) –RCA Inspiration will operate under the umbrella of the Provident Music Group, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, in a shift of operations for the New York-based award-winning inspirational music label. Under this shift, RCA Inspiration will now conduct operations based out of Nashville, TN.
BLUE NOTE FRANCE SIGNS FATIMA;
REISSUES HER ACCLAIMED 2014 ALBUM YELLOW MEMORIES
Swedish-born, London-based singer-songwriter Fatima has signed to Blue Note France, and will soon begin recording her label debut which will be released globally in 2017. Blue Note has reissued her 2014 album Yellow Memories, making the acclaimed LP available today for download and streaming. Fatima’s Still Dreaming EP, which contains three previously unreleased tracks, is also available now for download and streaming.
JENNIFER HUDSON SIGNS WITH EPIC RECORDS AND BEGINS WORK ON NEW ALBUM, MARKING THE FIRST-EVER EXECUTIVE PRODUCER COLLABORATION OF LA REID & CLIVE DAVIS
ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE MOVE COMES ON THE HEELS OF HER SHOWSTOPPING TRIBUTE PERFORMANCE OF PRINCE’S “PURPLE RAIN” AT THE BET AWARDS
(June 28, 2016 – New York, NY) – Jennifer Hudson has been signed to an exclusive contract with Epic Records, it was announced today by Epic Chairman and CEO LA Reid, following up Ms. Hudson’s historic showstopping tribute performance of Prince’s “Purple Rain” at the 16th annual BET Awards.
Shireen Crutchfield from The Hit R&B Group “The Good Girls” signs with BTM
Brown Talent Management struck gold with Shireen Crutchfield who is a Triple Threat proving that she is more than just a pretty face.
LOS ANGELES – June 14, 2016 – PRLog — Shireen is an actress, model, and singer, who has achieved success in every facet of her career in the entertainment business.
Most people know her from being in notable movies like Love and a Bullet, Hot Boyz and Judgment Day.
A Champaign Brunch is now being served by an eighties R&B hit-making band.
R&B Great Pauli Carman & Champaign signs with Plateau Music & is Set to Release New Album “Champaign Brunch”
In the early eighties, R&B band Champaign cranked out several Billboard hits, including “Try Again” and their smash, “How ‘Bout Us,” while making numerous appearances on the top video networks and dance TV shows.
VP RECORDS EXPANDS PARTNERSHIP WITH ADA
New Pact for Worldwide Digital Distribution &
U.S. and Canada for Physical Product Distribution
NEW YORK, NY – FEBRUARY 23, 2016: ADA, the independent distribution and services arm of Warner Music Group (WMG), has announced the launch of a global partnership with VP Records, the world’s largest reggae label, to include physical distribution in the U.S. and Canada, and worldwide digital distribution. ADA and VP Records joined forces in 2009, although the label’s relationship with Warner Music dates back to 2002. Previous successes include releases from Wayne Wonder, Buju Banton, Elephant Man, Sean Paul, Maxi Priest, Jah Cure and the Reggae Gold compilation series.
Jon Otis Signs Contract With SRI Jazz
Singer/songwriter/percussionist Jon Otis, the son of the legendary band leader Johnny Otis, has signed with Los Angeles based indie label SRI Jazz and will be recording and releasing three albums over the next three years.
LOS ANGELES – Feb. 17, 2016 Multi-talented musical artist, Jon Otis has signed with SRI Jazz. Following in the footsteps of his famous father, Johnny Otis, who is best known for his big hit “Willie & The Hand Jive,” Jon is also a terrific singer/songwriter in his own right, plus an exceptional vocalist and percussionist.