Kellie Pickler Signs To Black River Entertainment
October 8, 2012 at 6:45 AM (PT)
BLACK RIVER ENTERTAINMENT has signed KELLIE PICKLER to its artist roster, the announcement coming from BLACK RIVER CEO GORDON KERR. "What's not to love about KELLIE,” said KERR. “She's real, she adores her fans, she’s rooted in and committed to Country music and she's genuine. How can you ask for more than that?"
“In looking for a label partner, I was really drawn to the BLACK RIVER family because they hold similar values that I do,” said PICKLER. “From our initial meeting, it was clear to me how much the entire team respects the artists’ musical vision, and I’m really looking forward to getting back into the studio to record and release new music to Country radio.”
BLACK RIVER VP Of A&R DOUG JOHNSON added, "KELLIE PICKLER –great singer, captivating performer, the heart and soul of what makes our format incredible and authentic. Deep roots plus relevance equals a true artist. Anyone who loves Country music deserves to turn on their radio and hear KELLIE PICKLER. I am honored to have the opportunity to help share her music with the world."
For more on PICKLER, who was formerly with SONY MUSIC NASHVILLE, visit www.kelliepickler.com.