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Warner Music Nashville Promotes Tree Paine To Senior Vice President, Publicity

on April 24, 2013 - 12:00am

Warner Music Nashville (WMN), the Nashville-based recorded music operation of Warner Music Group, today announced the promotion of Tree Paine to Senior Vice President, Publicity, WMN. In this position, Tree will oversee all publicity for Warner Music Group’s country and Christian divisions, which include Atlantic, Elektra, Warner Bros., LoudMouth, and Word Entertainment. Tree previously served as Vice President, Publicity, and will continue to report to John Esposito, President and CEO, WMN.
“What makes Tree such an incredible publicist is her broad understanding of the business, which


Paramore Debuts At #1 On SoundScan/Billboard 200 With Critically Acclaimed Self-Titled New Album

on April 17, 2013 - 12:00am

Paramore Debuts At #1 On SoundScan/Billboard 200 With Critically Acclaimed Self-Titled New Album, While Also Topping Charts In Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, And The United Kingdom

World Tour Gets Underway April 25th In Houston;

“Still Into You” Lighting Up Radio And TV;

TBS’ Conan Performance Set For April 30th

“PARAMORE,” the acclaimed new album from Fueled By Ramen recording group Paramore, has exploded to the top of the SoundScan/Billboard 200 after its first week in release.


Bruno Mars Scores 5th No. 1 Single On Billboard’s “Hot 100”

on April 10, 2013 - 12:00am

“When I Was Your Man” Marks Second Consecutive Single From RIAA Platinum Certified “Unorthodox Jukebox” To Rise To The Top Spot;

Mars Makes History As Top Male Solo Artist With Most No. 1s On The “Mainstream Top 40” Airplay Chart;

Grammy Award-Winning Artist To Open 2013 Billboard Music Awards With Live Performance From Las Vegas On May 19th;

Sold-Out Worldwide Arena Tour Kicks Off In June

“When I Was Your Man” – the latest hit single from Atlantic recording artist Bruno Mars’ new album, “UNORTHODOX JUKEBOX” – has ascended to the #1 spot on Billboard’s “Hot 100.” The single’s chart-topping


Warner Music Group Expands Global A&R Team

on April 3, 2013 - 12:00am

Warner Music Group (WMG) today announced the appointments of Aton Ben-Horin (@Aton) as Director of Worldwide Rhythm & Pop A&R and Latoya Lee (@MissLatoyaLee) as Manager of Worldwide Urban A&R. In these newly created positions, Ben-Horin and Lee will report to Mike Caren (@MikeCaren), President, Worldwide A&R. The two executives will provide additional A&R resource and creative support across Warner Music’s recorded music labels, including Atlantic, Elektra and Warner Bros. Records, as well as its international affiliates.


New West Records, The Award-Winning Independent Label, Partners With Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA)

on April 2, 2013 - 12:00am

Los Angeles-based independent record label New West Records, home to a renowned roster of indie rock and alternative country artists, today announced its growing partnership with Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA), the independent music distribution arm of Warner Music Group.

ADA will now provide exclusive digital and physical distribution services in the US for all releases from the label’s roster of artists, which includes forthcoming releases from three-time Grammy winner Steve Earle & The Dukes (and Duchesses)--The Low Highway, due out April 16 and Grammy Award-winning