SESAC Signs Kesha, Shawn Stockman, Thin Lizzy
August 4, 2015 at 2:11 PM (PT)
SESAC has added songwriters KESHA, SHAWN STOCKMAN and rockers THIN LIZZY to its roster, joining nearly 40,000 songwriters affiliated with the organization, including BOB DYLAN, ZAC BROWN, CHARLI XCX, and the late KURT COBAIN.
SESAC Chairman/CEO JOHN JOSEPHSON added: “Continuing to expand SESAC’s stellar roster of creators remains a priority, especially during this time of tremendous growth and forward momentum for the company. We couldn’t be prouder to welcome these talented artists to the SESAC family.”
KESHA scored eight consecutive Top 10 hits under her belt, including four #1 singles, "TiK ToK," "Your Love Is My Drug," "We R Who We R" and most recently “Timber," a collaobration with PITBULL. She has sold over 35 million combined tracks and ringtones in the U.S alone and over 59 million worldwide to date.
SHAWN STOCKMAN is a founding member of the GRAMMY-winning BOYZ II MEN, the best-selling R&B group of all time, moving more than 64 million albums worldwide, with chart-topping hits such as “On Bended Knee,” “One Sweet Day,” “I’ll Make Love To You,” and “End Of The Road.”
Formed in the late '60s, THIN LIZZY is an iconic IRISH rock band that has released more than two dozen albums, boasting international hit singles such as “Whiskey in the Jar," “The Boys Are Back In Town” and “Jailbreak.”