Ben Adelson Upped To SVP/A&R At Republic Records
November 18, 2015 at 7:39 AM (PT)
REPUBLIC RECORDS has promoted BEN ADELSON to SVP/A&R, as announced TODAY (11/17) by EVP ROB STEVENSON and Co-Founder/Pres. AVERY LIPMAN. ADELSON has held the title of VP/A&R since 2013. In just the past few years, he signed and developed artists including JAMES BAY, DAWIN, THE SCORE and more.
STEVENSON commented, “BEN has become not only a leader within our department, but for the industry at large. He continues to champion and break innovative artists who will shape the sound of the future. It’s an honor to work with him.”
“BEN started out as an intern here, and he’s grown into one of the most respected executives in the music industry,” added LIPMAN. “It’s been incredible watching his evolution. Every time he finds a new act, it’s somebody special.”
“I grew up in this ecosystem,” said ADELSON. “AVERY and MONTE have had an extremely positive influence on my career and how I work. It’s been amazing to learn from them. ROB has taught me so much in terms of A&R, making records, and the process. He’s a great teacher with a wealth of experience. I want to thank them for this amazing opportunity and their continued support”