Clint Black

  1. Publishing Briefs: CISAC Summit, Kobalt, Paul McCartney, Wonderlous, Jingle Punks, More

    October 16, 2012 5:16 PM EDT CISAC Summit Set for June 2013 CISAC, the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers, will hold its fourth biennial World Creators Summit on June 4-5, 2013, in Washington, DC, at the Ronald Reagan Center. Formerly known as t ...

  2. In Memoriam

    December 08, 2011 7:40 AM EST Joe Arroyo (b. 1955) Salsa star/composer Discovered by Fruko y Sus Tesos leader Julio Ernesto Estrada and known for his high tenor and hit songs "La Noche" and "Rebelión," Joe Arroyo rose to prominence in the '70s to becom ...

  3. Nashville Indie Equity To Close Its Doors

    December 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST Equity Music Group, the Nashville-based independent label that launched with much hope in 2003 under co-founder and flagship artist Clint Black, is suspending operations. The label is currently home to Black, Laura Bryna, Kevin Fowler, Carolina Ra ...

  4. Clint Black Sues Manager

    November 19, 2008 12:00 AM EST Country star Clint Black is suing his manager/accountant Charles Sussman and his Music Row firm, Gudvi, Sussman & Oppenheim, according to NashvillePost.com . In a complaint filed Nov. 7 in Davidson County Chancery Court, Black asserts that Sus ...

  5. Wipperman Claims Presidency At Equity

    August 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Music Row veteran Tim Wipperman, who has served as chief creative officer since 2004, has been named president of Nashville-based independent Equity Music Group. Wipperman, who spent 29 years at Warner/Chappell Music, assumes the role from exiting ...

  6. Black, Mya, Sheila E. To Reveal Secret Talents

    March 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Country star Clint Black will be performing stand-up comedy, Mya will demonstrate her tap-dancing prowess and Sheila E. will juggle with the Flying Karamazov Brothers on CBS' forthcoming celebrity talent show "Secret Talents of the Stars ...

  7. Equity Aligns With New Investors, Kraski Exits

    November 20, 2007 12:00 AM EST Nashville-based independent label Equity Music Group has aligned itself with two investment groups: the Southern Maryland Group, a Washington D.C. venture; and Optimum Venture 3, a California-based fund that includes the co-founder of the PowerBar ...

  8. Navarre, Equity Extend Agreement

    July 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Label's roster includes Clint Black, Little Big Town. Label's roster includes Clint Black, Little Big Town. News Clint Black ...

  9. Navarre, Equity Extend Agreement

    July 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Label's roster includes Clint Black, Mark Wills. Navarre Corporation has extended its distribution contract with Nashville-based independent label Equity Music Group for two more years. Navarre's entertainment media division has distribu ...

  10. Wills Lands At Equity

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Roster includes Clint Black, Little Big Town. Roster includes Clint Black, Little Big Town. News Clint Black ...

  11. Wills Lands At Equity

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Roster includes Clint Black, Little Big Town. Nashville-based Equity Music Group has signed Mark Wills to its artist roster, which also includes Clint Black, Little Big Town and Carolina Rain. Wills is already in the studio working on his first pr ...

  12. Country Agent Ron Baird Retires

    July 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Creative Artists Agency’s Ron Baird, one of country music’s most high-profile agents, has abruptly announced his retirement. Clients of Baird, who is in his early 50s, have included Clint Black, A Creative Artists Agency’s Ron Baird, one of countr ...

  13. Music Veterans Launch Vivaton Records

    January 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Nashville-based independent label Vivaton Records will launch next month. President/CEO Jeff Huskins, formerly a member of the band Little Texas, is looking to launch with an initial roster of five ac Nashville-based independent label Vivaton Reco ...