Capitol Records Nashville

  1. Universal Announces New Structure, Appointments for Nashville Label Group

    October 29, 2012 6:27 PM EDT In the wake of the EU and FTC's approvals of the Universal Music/EMI merger , the integration of the two companies' Nashville operations is coming together under chairman/CEO Mike Dungan. The four imprints within Universal Music Group Na ...

  2. Eric Church, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert Lead CMA Award Nominations

    September 05, 2012 10:36 AM EDT Eric Church grabbed five nominations for this year's CMA Awards -- including nods for Male Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year for Chief , and three nominations for hit song "Springsteen -- to lead all artists, with husband and wife ...

  3. Billboard Power 100: Mike Dungan

    January 26, 2012 9:27 PM EST No. 85 Mike Dungan President/CEO Capitol Records Nashville Twitter: @CapitolNash Flame Thrower... Mike Dungan has Capitol Nashville on a hot streak. "In an incredibly tough environment, and dragging a totally dysfunctional parent company behi ...

  4. Alan Jackson Signs With Capitol/EMI Nashville Records

    March 23, 2011 2:17 PM EDT Country music star Alan Jackson has signed with Capitol Records/EMI Nashville, the label announced today. Jackson's new music will be released as a joint venture between Capitol/EMI Records Nashville and Alan's Country Records, which Jac ...

  5. EMI Flips Switch On New Nashville Label

    March 12, 2010 12:00 AM EST A new Nashville imprint dubbed EMI Records Nashville has launched as a sister-label to Capitol Nashville. Singer/songwriter Troy Olsen is the first artist on the roster. His debut album is slated for release later this year. Angela Lange, most rec ...

  6. Country Singer Pacts With Miller Lite

    November 18, 2008 12:00 AM EST Physical copies of Luke Bryan's single "All My Friends Say" will be sold in tandem with Miller Lite beer. The promotion is part of a recently signed year-long sponsorship deal between the EMI recording artist and Miller Brewing Comp ...

  7. EMI Cuts Hit Capitol Nashville

    June 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Capitol Records Nashville VP of A&R Larry Willoughby and VP of sales Bill Kennedy are among those who have exited the company as part of parent EMI's previously announced worldwide restructuring of its recorded music division. EMI had no ...

  8. Little Big Town Signs With Capitol Nashville

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Little Big Town, the band that found success on an independent label after striking out on a major, has exited Equity Music Group to sign with Capitol Records Nashville. The band signed with Nashville-based independent Equity in 2003 after releasi ...

  9. Buenahora Finds New Home At Universal South

    February 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Capitol Records Nashville senior director of A&R Arthur Buenahora, Jr. joins Universal Records South as VP of A&R. He will report to label president Mark Wright. Buenahora began his career in 1997 at the ground level at Sony/ATV/Tree Publi ...

  10. Capitol Nashville, Yahoo! Partner For Talent Search

    April 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Capitol Records Nashville has partnered with Yahoo!'s online contest site Bix to launch a country music talent search contest. The contest, "The Road to Nashville," gives aspiring country singers the chance to become the label' ...

  11. Capitol Nashville Names Marketing VP

    March 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Arista Records Nashville senior director of marketing and artist development Cindy Mabe joins Capitol Records Nashville as VP of marketing. She replaces Fletcher Foster, who as previously reported, is now senior VP/GM of Universal Records South. M ...

  12. Capitol Nashville Names COO

    June 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Becci will oversee financial operations. Capitol Records Nashville CFO Tom Becci rises to the position of COO for the label, where he’ll oversee Capitol's financial operations including budget administration and financial planning, as well as ...