Clear Channel, Black River Entertainment Ink Revenue Sharing Deal
October 17, 2013 at 6:25 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT has put together another label-revenue sharing deal to allow artists of NASHVILLE-based Black RIVER ENTERTAINMENT -- CRAIG MORGAN, KELLIE PICKLER, GLEN TEMPLETON, THE JOHN KING BAND and others -- to share in revenue for airplay on CLEAR CHANNEL's broadcast and digital radio streams.
BLACK RIVER ENTERTAINMENT CEO GORDON KERR said, "Every day at BLACK RIVER, we are focused on finding ways to develop our roster of incredibly talented artists for a long-term career in country music. "We are thrilled to enter into this partnership with CLEAR CHANNEL and to deliver more for our artists while continuing to bring fans music they love.
CLEAR CHANNEL CEO BOB PITTMAN added, "BLACK RIVER has proven its ability to find, develop and promote an extraordinary set of artists with outstanding musical talent and a genuine passion for country music. CLEAR CHANNEL is delighted to work together with BLACK RIVER artists, helping lead the way to a sustainable digital music industry that benefits everyone -– artists, fans, record labels, and broadcasters."