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  1. Steve Angello, Founding Member of Swedish House Mafia, Signs With CAA

    May 02, 2014 8:06 PM EDT DJ and record producer Steve Angello has signed with CAA for worldwide representation in all areas, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned. Angello, who moves from WME, was represented by CAA only for international touring. One of the bigg ...

  2. New Signings: Riff Raff Joins CAA, Verve Inks Sarah McLachlan, Aloe Blacc Signs to Warner/Chappell

    February 05, 2014 11:00 AM EST Here’s a look at the latest artist signings across the music industry, which include label, management, publishing and booking agency deals. Billboard.biz is interested in your company’s new signings. Please send announcements to Mitchell.Peters@B ...

  3. Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports Signs Yankee Pitcher CC Sabathia

    January 17, 2014 10:16 AM EST Roc Nation Launches Roc Nation Sports With CAA, Signs Yankees’ Robinson Cano Roc Nation Sports Signs NBA Star Kevin Durant Jay-Z and Roc Nation Sports: What Are Their Prospects? Experts Weigh In Jay-Z's sports agency says it has signed New Yo ...

  4. Inside WME's $2.4 Billion Play for IMG (Analysis)

    January 02, 2014 10:22 AM EST On the morning of Dec. 19, moments after William Morris Endeavor and financial backer Silver Lake announced a deal to acquire sports and fashion powerhouse IMG, WME co-CEOs Ari Emanuel andPatrick Whitesell addressed the combined troops in an all-s ...

  5. New Signings: CAA Signs Pusha T, Dolly Parton Joins Sony Masterworks, Disney Music Publishing Inks Jess Cates

    December 24, 2013 9:33 AM EST Here’s a look at the latest artist signings across the music industry, which include label, management, publishing and booking agency deals. Billboard.biz is interested in your company’s new signings. Please send announcements to Mitchell.Peters@B ...

  6. CAA, WME, Windish, ICM, Paradigm, AGI Execs Discuss Agents' Expanding Roles at Billboard Touring Conference

    November 14, 2013 6:38 PM EST “Be the first one there,” Windish Agency president Tom Windish said when describing his process of securing new acts, like new client Lorde. “I need to hear about it before anyone else does,” the agent said during a panel on the closing day (Nov ...

  7. Resolution’s Phil Casey on Chris Brown’s Upcoming World Tour, John Singleton Doc, Community Service, and More (Q&A)

    September 12, 2013 12:00 PM EDT Chris Brown is well on his way to becoming the new hardest-working man in show business. In the coming year, the Grammy-winning multiplatinum singer/songwriter will have his hands full with releasing a new studio album, embarking on a world ar ...

  8. Roc Nation Sports Signs NBA Star Kevin Durant

    June 24, 2013 5:06 PM EDT Roc Nation Sports, the sports agency launched by Jay-Z and Roc Nation in collaboration with CAA early this past April, has announced its signing of NBA superstar Kevin Durant. Please join us in welcoming @KDTrey5 to the #RocNationSports / #CAA f ...

  9. Backbeat: How Adult Swim Came to Book Kanye West For This Year’s Upfront

    May 16, 2013 11:45 PM EDT The last time Kanye West played Adult Swim’ s annual upfront party, it was 2008 – and on the same night he played a topless fashion show for Casio G Shock , causing him to arrive two hours later than promised. The show ran well past the 1 a.m. m ...

  10. Roc Nation Launches Roc Nation Sports With CAA, Signs Yankees’ Robinson Cano

    April 02, 2013 12:30 PM EDT With the Major League Baseball season just getting underway, Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano made news off the field, severing ties with longtime mega-agent Scott Boras and signing a deal with Jay-Z's Roc Nation management company, the ...

  11. Florence + The Machine Ink Deal With WME

    March 07, 2013 5:02 PM EST Florence + the Machine has signed with WME for North American personal appearances and Worldwide representation in all other areas, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The award-winning British band has released two critically-acclaimed albums, ...

  12. Ketchum Launches Music Division, Ketchum Sounds, With Snoop Dogg, One Direction Deals

    November 27, 2012 7:04 PM EST PR agency Ketchum has launched a music-marketing division, Ketchum Sounds, to be headed by Marcus Peterzell, executive VP of entertainment for Ketchum Sports & Entertainment. With expertise in brand strategy, tour sponsorship and activation, m ...

  13. Backbeat: Heart Lights Up Rock Photo Exhibit With CAA's Rob Light, Glen Matlock, Linda Ramone, More

    June 26, 2012 11:51 AM EDT Nancy Wilson, left, and Ann Wilson of Heart perform at the Annenberg Space for Photography at Thursday's opening of "Who Shot Rock & Roll?" (Photo: Lester Cohen/Annenberg Foundation) Photo exhibits do not engender the sort of be ...

  14. Video: Jenni Rivera 'Amazed' By Fan Enthusiasm For Reality Show

    April 26, 2012 11:49 AM EDT Jenni Rivera sat down with Billboard to discuss how she feels about her success, being signed to CAA, and the impact of her reality show "I Love Jenni" at the Billboard Latin Music Conference. Check Out All Our Billboard Latin Music Conf ...

  15. Clear Channel Acquires Stake in Ryan Seacrest Productions

    January 31, 2012 8:10 AM EST Radio giant Clear Channel said Tuesday that it has acquired an unspecified minority stake in Ryan Seacrest Productions, the production company created by American Idol host Ryan Seacrest, giving it a foothold in the TV industry as it looks to push ...

  16. Ryan Seacrest Launching TV Network With Mark Cuban, AEG, CAA

    January 18, 2012 8:45 PM EST Ryan Seacrest is getting his own TV network after all. The multi-hyphenate, along with partners AEG and talent agency CAA, have struck a deal with billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban to rebrand Cuban's HDNet as AXS TV (pronounced Access) begi ...

  17. CAA sells 35% stake to TPG Capital

    October 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT CAA has sold a 35% equity stake to private investment firm TPG Capital in a transaction expected to help the powerhouse talent agency further build its sports business and monetize the stakes of the partners who own and run the business. TPG has i ...

  18. Update: William Morris, Endeavor Agree To Merge

    April 27, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Endeavor and the William Morris Agency agreed Monday afternoon to a merger that dramatically redraws the map for Hollywood's talent agencies. WMA's 20-person board and Endeavor's 28 partners, in separate meetings, approved the deal, ...

  19. Touring Panel Forecasts Bleak Fall Concert Season

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Despite strong midyear tour grosses from Bon Jovi, Spice Girls and the Police, among others, some concert industry observers are predicting that high fuel prices and the struggling U.S. economy will negatively impact the fall touring season. " ...

  20. CAA, Revver In Partnership For Viral Video

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Agency to bring marketing opportunities, talent to site. CAA is forging formal ties with Revver, the online video company that offers advertising revenue splits with content creators. CAA is expected to bring marketing opportunities and talent to ...

  21. Canadian Film Honcho Backs CAA Pact

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Canadian film czar Richard Stursberg supports a deal between the Canadian government and Creative Artists Agency that aims to help Canadian film producers attract talent and obtain financing for their TORONTO (Hollywood Reporter)--Canadian film cz ...

  22. Indecency Fines Set To Escalate

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT WASHINGTON--Word on the Hill is that indecency fines are set to shoot through the roof soon. With public grousing and election-year politicking guiding Federal Communications Commission thinking, the Immediatek To Buy DiscLive Clear Channel Trial ...

  23. This Week's Players & Practices

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT This week's Players and Practices includes Razor & Tie Records, Verve Music Group, Sciorra Leaness Averill & Rubenstein and BMI. - Razor & Tie Records in New York ups Victor Zaraya to VP of finance and operations. He previ ...

  24. Recouping E-Royalties Made Easier

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT LOS ANGELES--Thanks to a simplified application process, producers are having an easier time recouping their share of webcasting and satellite transmission royalties of their recordings. <br clear="no NLRB Dismisses 'Virtual Music ...

  25. N.Y. Law Firm Debuts With High-Profile Clients

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Attorneys Nick Sciorra, Chuck Leaness, Craig Averill and Todd Rubenstein have opened a New York-based entertainment law firm. The firm, Sciorra Leaness Averill &amp; Rubenstein, will advise clients in Attorneys Nick Sciorra, Chuck Leaness, Cra ...