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DEF JAM RECORDINGS ANNOUNCES NOAH CALLAHAN-BEVER, LONGTIME CCO OF COMPLEX, AS NEWLY APPOINTED EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF BRAND STRATEGY & CONTENT

www.universalmusic.com/def-jam-recordings-announces-noah-callahan-bever-longtime-cco-complex-newly-appointed-executive-vice-president-brand-strategy-content/  NEW YORK, December 4, 2017 – Noah Callahan-Bever – the highly-respected media executive and editor who has spent the last two decades as one of the preeminent voices in hip-hop journalism – has been appointed Executive Vice President of Brand Strategy & Content, … Continue reading

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MICHAEL ALEXANDER PROMOTED TO EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, INTERNATIONAL FOR DEF JAM RECORDINGS, ISLAND RECORDS AND REPUBLIC RECORDS

www.universalmusic.com/michael-alexander-promoted-executive-vice-president-international-def-jam-recordings-island-records-republic-records/ NEW YORK, DECEMBER 5, 2017 — Republic Records, Def Jam Recordings and Island Records today announced that Michael Alexander has been promoted to Executive Vice President, International. In this role, Alexander directs artist campaigns outside of the U.S., including marketing, publicity and … Continue reading

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PAUL ROSENBERG NAMED CEO OF DEF JAM RECORDINGS

http://www.universalmusic.com/paul-rosenberg-named-ceo-def-jam-recordings/ SANTA MONICA, August 3, 2017 — Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced that Paul Rosenberg, one of the industry’s most prominent managers and record label executives who is renowned for developing and supporting … Continue reading

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STATEMENT OF SIR LUCIAN GRAINGE, CHAIRMAN AND CEO OF UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP, ON THE PASSING OF GLEN CAMPBELL

http://www.universalmusic.com/statement-sir-lucian-grainge-chairman-ceo-universal-music-group-passing-glen-campbell/ SANTA MONICA, AUG. 8, 2017: “Glen Campbell will forever be an essential part of the fabric of American music. He is not only one of the most versatile and brilliant artists ever to grace us, but he is someone who over the … Continue reading

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Scott Greer Named Executive Vice President Of Marketing & Commerce, Def Jam Recordings

http://www.universalmusic.com/scott-greer-named-executive-vice-president-marketing-commerce-def-jam-recordings/ NEW YORK, August 16, 2017 – Scott Greer has been named Executive Vice President of Marketing & Commerce, Def Jam Recordings, it was announced today.  In his new position, Greer will join Def Jam’s senior executive team in leading the legendary label forward, … Continue reading

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MUSIC EXECUTIVE BRIAN NOLAN NAMED SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF SEVENTEENFIFTY

http://www.universalmusic.com/music-executive-brian-nolan-named-senior-vice-president-seventeenfifty-charged-overseeing-companys-brand-partnerships-sync-licensing/ LOS ANGELES, October 3, 2017 – According to Jubelirer, “Brian has such a broad-base of experience within the music industry, and he has clearly excelled in every position he’s held.   He knows the intricacies of artist development first-hand, and … Continue reading

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