'Glee' Producer Adam And Partner Nikki Anders Sign Worldwide Admin Deal With Kobalt
March 10, 2016 at 12:16 PM (PT)
KOBALT has signed a worldwide administration deal with "GLEE" music producer ADAM ANDERS and vocalist, writer and television personality, NIKKI ANDERS. Through this new liaison, KOBALT will administer the ANDERS' existing catalogs (LITTLE FIREBALL MUSIC and ADAM ANDERS MUSIC) as well as all future works. KOBALT will also have exclusive administration of all new writers signed by the ANDERS via DEEP WELL PUBLISHING, their newly minted publishing arm of their CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP label imprint, DEEP WELL RECORDS.
ADAM ANDERS has written and produced for both established and up-and-coming artists such as GRAMMY nominee TORI KELLY, HILARY DUFF, CEELO GREEN, JONAS BROTHERS, MILEY CYRUS, SELENA GOMEZ, DEMI LOVATO, BACKSTREET BOYS, CECE WINANS and NICK LACHEY, among others. He has tallied four GRAMMY nominations, two PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS and an ARIA AWARD.
Partners in both everyday life and music, NIKKI ANDERS’ career in the music business has evolved from her work as a recording artist in the group AVALON, to songwriter, producer, vocal producer and record company co-founder. Writing songs and lyrics for numerous artists including SHERYL CROW, SELENA GOMEZ and BILLY CRAWFORD, NIKKI has also served as an on-air mentor, judge and vocal producer for "The Glee Project."
ANDERS MEDIA INC. has created music for "Glee," "Rock Of Ages," "Hannah Montana," "The Wedding Planner" and "Rugrats In Paris," among others, and has sold more than 100 million records worldwide. ANDERS is currently the Executive Producer and Executive Music Producer for “The Passion,” a two hour music event airing live from NEW ORLEANS on MARCH 20th on FOX, with NIKKI serving as Vocal Producer and Arranger on the project. ADAM is a Producer and the Executive Music Producer for the ABC remake of “Dirty Dancing,” which is set to air in 2016.
Commenting on their new venture with KOBALT, the ANDERS state: “As a creative couple and team, we have built a catalog of music throughout the years that we are extremely proud of. It was very important for us to find the right partners to help us continue to build and grow our existing and future personal publishing assets. KOBALT is that partner and we couldn’t be more excited to be able to work with SAS, SUE and the entire KOBALT team.”
Commented KOBALT Global Pres./Creative SAS METCALFE: “ADAM is a man of many talents and we are so happy to be working with him in DEEP WELL. He and NIKKI have shown a great creative support of their artists and writers which aligns with KOBALT perfectly.”
KOBALT GM Creative & Acquisitions SUE DREW added:“We welcome our partnership with ADAM and NIKKI and look to the future to support them in their developing and nurturing talent. There is no limit to the amount of great work they can do.”