Big Machine Label Group And Universal Music Canada Sign Deal
March 29, 2012 at 2:24 PM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC CANADA (UMC) has announced that they have entered into an exclusive label deal with NASHVILLE’s BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP. As part of the new deal, UMC will be the sole distributor and marketers of BIG MACHINE’s roster. The announcement was made TODAY (3/29) by UMC’s Pres./CEO RANDY LENNOX and BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP Pres./CEO SCOTT BORCHETTA.
LENNOX said, “Under SCOTT’s tutelage, BIG MACHINE has intelligently become one of the most-respected names in music. We are thrilled that SCOTT has decided to call UNIVERSAL MUSIC CANADA his home north of the border and we look forward to breaking new BIG MACHINE artists and further developing their superstars like TAYLOR SWIFT and RASCAL FLATTS for years to come.”
BORCHETTA added, "The BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP is proud to announce our new relationship with RANDY and UNIVERSAL MUSIC CANADA. We've been part of the distribution family since the inception of BIG MACHINE’s entrance into CANADA and now we are taking the relationship several steps up and several steps deeper. RANDY is providing an unmatched opportunity for our label group to have an even greater presence in CANADA. More exciting announcements forthcoming.”
For more on BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP, visit www.bigmachinemusic.com.