Administration firm The Core Leisure and Universal Music Canada (UMC) have entered right into a three way partnership.
The Core is an leisure and artist administration firm fashioned in partnership with Live Nation and based in 2019 by veteran music supervisor Kevin “Chief” Zaruk and serial entrepreneur Simon Tikhman.
The UMC crew, led by Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Remedios and Government Vice President and Normal Supervisor Kristen Burke, will work in tandem with The Core founders Zaruk and Tikhman, and The Core Canada President Tracy Martin, to pick out a roster of expertise who they are saying are “poised to make an influence internationally”, and develop the acts collectively of their respective and distinct roles as administration and label.
As a part of the take care of UMC, The Core will provide administration providers, inventive path and A&R improvement to artists, bringing key acts to Common Music Canada for UMC’s consideration to signal to a recorded music deal.
The three way partnership launches with its first recording artist signing: Grammy-nominated, Nashville-based Canadian singer-songwriter Steven Lee Olsen, who is about to launch new music on July 30, 2021.
Steven Lee Olsen’s signing to The Core Leisure and Common Music Canada is the primary of many recorded music releases, throughout all genres, deliberate to return.
“The Core Leisure’s imaginative and prescient and drive in championing artists is inspiring.”
Jeffrey Remedios, UMC
Remedios mentioned: “I’ve lengthy admired Chief, Simon and Tracy’s particular person strengths, smarts, and passions. The Core Leisure’s imaginative and prescient and drive in championing artists is inspiring.
“This partnership is a chance to work with folks we admire to do what we love — supporting a wide-range of artists in lockstep with a formidable administration crew.
“Steven Lee Olsen is a prolific songwriter with a voice that calls for to be heard. Together with his signing, UMC couldn’t be prouder to double down on our dedication to nation music with Steven on the forefront.”
“The Core strives to work with probably the most progressive and genuine trade leaders, and there’s little question Jeffrey, Kristen and the Common Music Canada crew are among the many finest within the enterprise.”
Kevin “Chief” Zaruk, Simon Tikhman, & Tracy Martin, The Core
Tikhman, Zaruk, and Martin, added: “The Core strives to work with probably the most progressive and genuine trade leaders, and there’s little question Jeffrey, Kristen and the Common Music Canada crew are among the many finest within the enterprise.
“We each know the artist at all times comes first, and this highly effective collaboration will enable us to holistically assist a few of immediately’s brightest expertise throughout genres.
“We’re thrilled to welcome nation singer-songwriter Steven Lee Olsen to the household as our first joint signing and look ahead to an extended and profitable partnership.”
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