Grupo Frontera, the Texas-bred música Mexicana hitmakers behind “Unx100to,” has signed a administration take care of Habibi, Unhealthy Bunny supervisor Noah Assad‘s agency. Habibi’s roster additionally boasts chart-topping Colombian artist Karol G (Unhealthy Bunny is just not a Habibi shopper).
The information, first reported by Billboard and confirmed by Selection, comes on the heels of the group’s first Latin Grammy nomination for his or her Unhealthy Bunny’-featuring and Sizzling 100-topping “Unx100to.” The six-member band can also be busy finishing a run of dates throughout theaters in the USA.
Previous to their signing, Grupo Frontera was managed by Victor Ruiz and was beneath the steerage of producer-songwriter Edgar Barrea. Raymond Acosta, director of expertise administration at Habibi, will now be managing the band.
+ Downtown Music Holdings has introduced Tracy Maddux will likely be stepping down from his function as Chief Industrial Officer, efficient instantly. After 23 years on the firm, Maddux will proceed to supply his insights to the corporate as a advisor and advisor “in help of key strategic initiatives all through 2024,” per the corporate’s official assertion.
Maddux joined CD Child in 2010 and served as CEO for 10 years, serving to information the corporate via acquisitions of FUGA and Curve Royalty Programs.
“It has been a exceptional journey at Downtown, and I’m pleased with all the things we have now achieved collectively,” stated Maddux. “From the strategic sale of CD Child, AdRev, and DashGo, to main our M&A apply and dealing in the direction of the combination of FUGA and Curve, we have now set new business requirements. I’m now desirous to embrace new challenges and alternatives that lie forward. I need to thank Andrew Bergman and Justin Kalifowitz for his or her unwavering help and partnership throughout our work collectively over the previous 13 years.”
Downtown Music Holdings’ CEO, Andrew Bergman, added: “Tracy has made materials contributions to our tradition and to the expansion of the enterprise. He’s universally revered by his friends and I personally take into account myself lucky to have labored alongside him. We look ahead to our continued affiliation with Tracy.”
+ Warner Chappell Music (WCM) has promoted A&R government BJ Hill to senior VP of A&R. Hill has labored with Girl A together with Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney of the celebrity duo Dan + Shay. He additionally at present helps up-and-coming expertise resembling the720, Zack Dyer, and Sophia Scott.
Ben Vaughn, President and CEO of Warner Chappell Music Nashville, stated: “I’ve been fortunate sufficient to work with BJ for over a decade, and he’s all the time been an unwavering supporter, useful resource, and good friend to our songwriters and the entire Warner Chappell staff. He has among the greatest ears within the enterprise, he’s a grasp of puns, and he can combine a drink with the very best of them. It’s a real honor to announce his well-deserved promotion as we speak.”
Hill first joined Warner Chappell in 2002, when he began as an affiliate catalog supervisor earlier than shifting to the A&R division in 2005.