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.
Siri Music Group Signs New Label Partnership With Caroline a Division of Capital Music Group
Miesa’s new single “Too Bad For You,” released to digital retailers and streaming services today; the first under new agreement
NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Caroline – the Independent Services division of Capitol Music Group (CMG) has signed an extensive agreement with Siri Music Group, the New York based recording label that is home to artists including Miesa, Christian Eliah, Evee, Okera, and Alex Rion, along with songwriters/producers JacksonCroft (Tamia, Pussycat Dolls, Katherine McPhee) and The Chemistri (Kristina Debarge, Wynter Gordon).
LEGENDARY ORGANIST DR. LONNIE SMITH
RETURNS TO BLUE NOTE FOR JANUARY 29 RELEASE OF EVOLUTION
HIS FIRST ALBUM FOR ICONIC LABEL SINCE 1970
Dr. Lonnie Smith is set to release his first Blue Note album in 45 years with the January 29 release of Evolution. The album marks the return of the legendary Hammond B-3 organ master to the label where he first made a name for himself in the late 1960s, first as a sideman with saxophonist Lou Donaldson on albums including Alligator Bogaloo, and soon after as a leader with his own soul-jazz classics such as Think! and Turning Point.
R&B & Pop Legends The Commodores Sign Worldwide Management Deal With 21st Century Artists, Inc.
“Brick House” group joins Grammy Awarded and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Client Roster
NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Today the Commodores, William A. King, Walter “Clyde” Orange, and J.D. Nicholas, announced signing to a worldwide management representation deal with 21st Century Artists, Inc., a New York City based firm. The platinum-selling Motown group is at the forefront of an already star-studded client roster.
Caribbean Soul Singer, Kenya Eugene Signs with
Girl in Charge Public Relations
Los Angeles, CA – Girl in Charge Public Relations (GICPR) is proud to announce the addition of Caribbean Soul singer, Kenya Eugene to the client roster. The internationally acclaimed entertainer is one of the most intriguing new talents in the business today and the firm is excited about the opportunity to expand her already established fan base while introducing her to a new audience of music lovers.
SEAN “DIDDY” COMBS AKA PUFF DADDY MAKES EPIC ANNOUNCEMENT
GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING ARTIST & PRODUCER BRINGS BAD BOY ENTERTAINMENT TO EPIC RECORDS
HISTORIC REUNION OF SEAN “DIDDY” COMBS WITH EPIC CHAIRMAN & CEO LA REID BEGINS NEW CHAPTER FOR TWO LEGENDARY MUSIC MAKERS
(October 5, 2015 – New York, NY) – Bad Boy Entertainment has inked an exclusive partnership with Epic Records, that includes distribution of two highly-anticipated upcoming albums from Grammy award-winning artist, producer, entrepreneur Sean “Diddy” Combs aka Puff Daddy.
SESAC Signs Funk Music Icon George Clinton
Music Rights Organization To Represent the P-Funk Innovator
NASHVILLE, TN (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 18, 2015: The incomparable George Clinton, musical genius, primary architect of the P-Funk musical movement and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has signed with SESAC for representation.
MULTIPLE GRAMMY® WINNER LALAH HATHAWAY TO RELEASE NEW DUAL SINGLES “ANGEL” / “LITTLE GHETTO BOY” AND NEW LIVE ALBUM LALAH HATHAWAY LIVE!, IN A NEW VENTURE BETWEEN HATHAWAY ENTERTAINMENT AND ENTERTAINMENT ONE MUSIC
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Nashville, TN (July 29, 2015) – The gifted voice of two-time GRAMMY® Award winning songstress Lalah Hathaway reinforces the stunning artistry that continues to make her a beloved fixture in music. Following sell-out shows in Los Angeles and Chicago, Lalah Hathaway brings her signature style to Anita Baker’s hit song “Angel” and to her father Donny Hathaway’s live song “Little Ghetto Boy” on her dual singles.