Billy Currington

  1. Atlas Music Group Acquires Combustion Music Catalog, Forms JV

    September 29, 2014 3:08 AM EDT In its first acquisition, Atlas Music Group has bought the catalog of Combustion Music , the Nashville-based music publishing firm. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. As part of the deal, Atlas Music and Combustion Music are also forming a jo ...

  2. Jack Johnson Set for No. 1 on Billboard 200, Avicii and Chris Young Aiming For Top 10

    September 20, 2013 9:06 PM EDT Singer/songwriter Jack Johnson is on course for his fourth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, while EDM superstar and recent Billboard cover act Avicii is aiming for a top 10 debut with his first album, "True." Industry sources suggest ...

  3. Jack Johnson, Justin Moore Vying for No. 1 on the Billboard 200

    September 18, 2013 7:52 PM EDT Singer/songwriter Jack Johnson and country singer Justin Moore are heading for the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart next week. At the present, industry sources forecast that Johnson's new album, "From Here to Now to You," mig ...

  4. Indie Publisher Ole Acquires Nashville's Blacktop Group

    April 07, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Canadian independent music public ole has announced the acquisition of the publishing catalog of Nashville's Blacktop Music Group. The catalog contains approximately 4,000 songs from the likes of writers Marty Dodson, Jimmy Yeary, Gary Lloyd, ...

  5. Currington Joins Parallel Entertainment Roster

    February 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Country singer Billy Currington has signed with Parallel Entertainment, the Nashville-based management company recently formed by J.P. Williams and John Dennis, for representation. Currington was previously represented by Dennis at Vector Manageme ...

  6. Parallel Opens Nashville Office

    January 09, 2008 12:00 AM EST Beverly Hills-based Parallel Entertainment, best known for managing Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall and Larry the Cable Guy, among others, is opening a Nashville office where it will expand into country artist management. Veteran manager John Dennis ...

  7. NARM Coverage: UMGD Highlights Upcoming Releases

    May 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT R&B singer Mya, country-pop artist Taylor Swift and Canadian singer/songwriter Feist performed as part of the Universal Music Group Distribution's product presentation today at the NARM Convention in Chicago. The 90-minute session highlig ...

  8. UMGN Ups Wright To VP

    January 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Group Nashville senior director of A&R Brian Wright rises to the position of VP of A&R for the label group. He will report to chairman Luke Lewis. Wright has been with the company for over six years and has worked with Suga ...

  9. Chamberlain Signs Deal With Dimensional

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Artist has co-written several chart-topping singles. Songwriter/producer Carson Chamberlain has signed a co-publishing deal with Dimensional Music Publishing, Nashville. Chamberlain has co-written several chart-topping singles for Alan Jackson suc ...