RCA Music Group Names Jeff Aldrich SVP/A&R
January 8, 2009 at 2:02 PM (PT)
RCA MUSIC GROUP has named JEFF ALDRICH SVP/A&R. He will be based in the company's NEW YORK headquarters and will report to RCA/JIVE Label Group Chairman/CEO BARRY WEISS.
Previously, ALDRICH was SVP/A&R at WARNER BROS. RECORDS, where he worked with artists such as SEAL, DISTURBED and FAITH HILL. He also managed the A&R of film soundtracks for "The Departed," "Transformers" and "The Devil Wears Prada," among others. He has also done A&R for GIANT RECORDS and CHRYSALIS RECORDS.
"I am really thrilled to be joining RCA MUSIC GROUP, a leader in the music industry and a company with tremendous passion for producing great music," ALDRICH said. "I am excited to work with BARRY WEISS, who’s offered me the opportunity to launch the next chapter of my career, joining an impressive team and working with an incomparable stable of artists."
"JEFF's built a stellar career working with some of the most iconic and influential artists in music," BARRY WEISS stated. "The scope of his A&R background and work as a producer are impressive and he has demonstrable talent recognizing, developing and managing artists. He will undoubtedly enhance RCA's already strong roster, and we're proud to welcome him as a new member of RCA's talented A&R team."