Roster includes Nelly, St. Lunatics, Murphy Lee.
Sanctuary Urban Management in Los Angeles has acquired St. Louis-based Tony Davis Management, whose roster includes multiplatinum rapper Nelly, the St. Lunatics and Murphy Lee.
Sanctuary Urban Management is a division of the Sanctuary Urban Records Group, headed by Mathew Knowles. Under the terms of the acquisition, principal Tony Davis will join Sanctuary's U.S. management team.
Earlier this year, Sanctuary's urban management division acquired Mary J. Blige's management company, MJB Management, and Philadelphia-based firm Erving Wonder, whose roster includes Angie Stone, Eve, Jadakiss and Floetry. Erving Wonder founders Troy Carter and J. Erving also joined Sanctuary's management team as executive VPs.