Equity Music Group

  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Simon Moves To Senior VP Role At Equity

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Most recently worked as indie mktg consultant. Derek Simon has been named senior VP of marketing and artist development at Nashville-based independent label Equity Music Group. He has been working as an independent marketing consultant for the lab ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

  11. Equity Label Names Chief Creative Exec

    April 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Wipperman joins from Warner/Chappell Music. Tim Wipperman joins Equity Music Group in Nashville as chief creative officer. He previously spent nearly 30 years at Warner/Chappell Music in Nashville, most recently as executive VP/GM. He was laid off ...