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Allen Kovac

Industry Vet Allen Kovac on Working With Problematic Stars: 'We Have to Take Care of Our Artists First'

The CEO of Eleven Seven Music Group, a family of hard rock labels whose rosters include the bands Papa Roach and Five Finger Death Punch, Allen Kovac has worked in different roles with many musicians through the years, including as the manager of Mötley Crüe. He believes the industry needs to better support artists, helping them to maintain their health and take responsibility for their “bad deeds.”