Next-Generation Music Label and Highly Integrated Marketing Relationship
Initial Successes Include Innovative Campaigns for Bruno Mars, Wiz Khalifa and Chromeo
February 19, 2014 – Warner Music Group (WMG) and Shazam® today announced an innovative strategic alliance that will discover new acts and sign them to a Shazam branded label under WMG, and that will collaborate in enhanced marketing across WMG’s roster of artists.
Nashville, TN - Warner Music Nashville recording artist Cowboy Troy is set to release his new album, King Of Clubs, on March 11, 2014. Starting today, his highly anticipated album is available for pre-order on iTunes and CowboyTroy.com.
Hot Country Newcomer Brings Top 10 Hit “Helluva Life” To Cincinnati, OH (2/14), Orlando, FL (2/15) & Nashville, TN (2/18)
NASHVILLE, TN – (February 14, 2014) – Hot country newcomer Frankie Ballard celebrates the release of new album, SUNSHINE & WHISKEY (Warner Bros. Records) with fans at his packed home town show last night (2/13) at Coyote Joe’s in Detroit, MI (2/13). The helluva times will continue with his upcoming shows in Cincinnati, OH (2/14); Orlando, FL (2/15), and Nashville, TN (2/18).
NASHVILLE, TN – (February 11, 2013) – Beginning today, fans can stream Cole Swindell’s highly anticipated self-titled debut exclusively as a First Play on iTunes Radio (http://smarturl.it/colefirstplay). Pre-order now and get the hit single “Chillin’ It,” currently No. 2 on the Mediabase chart as published by Country Aircheck and No. 3 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart, as well as “Hope You Get Lonely Tonight,” and “Ain’t Worth The Whiskey” instantly.
Duo Only Country Artists Named in CNN's "Fresh Faces" and Billboard's "2014 Artists to Watch"
NASHVILLE – February 11, 2014 – ACM Award nominee’s Dan + Shay (Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney) are set to release their debut album Where It All Began April 1st on Warner Bros. Records. Written entirely by the pair, the 12 track album is produced by Smyers and co-produced by Scott Hendricks and Nashville songwriter, Danny Orton (full tracklisting below). Dan + Shay exclusively revealed their album title, cover and track list to fans this weekend on their website.
New Album, Featuring Top 10 & Climbing Hit Single “Helluva Life,” Out 2/11
Nashville, TN (February 5, 2014) – Frankie Ballard is teaming up with Spotify to give fans an advance listen of his new album SUNSHINE & WHISKEY, being released on 2/11 via Warner Bros. Records. Beginning this week, the entire album is exclusively available to stream on Spotify. This special sneak peek also includes three bonus tracks; live acoustic versions of the Top 10-and-climbing single “Helluva Life,” title track and “Drinky Drink.”
Warner Music Nashville was created in 2009 to expand the presence of WMG and its family of labels in Nashville. The division is home to Atlantic Records, Warner Bros. Records, Elektra Nashville and Word Entertainment.