IDJ, Breyon Prescott Launch Chameleon Entertainment
September 28, 2011 at 12:08 PM (PT)
ISLAND DEF JAM and A&R executive/producer BREYON PRESCOTT are teaming to launch CHAMELEON ENTERTAINMENT. PRESCOTT will also serve as an exclusive A&R consultant for DEF JAM RECORDINGS.
"BREYON is an experienced, smart and effective talent magnet, song maven and creative force," UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC and ISLAND DEF JAM MOTOWN Chairman/CEO BARRY Weiss said. "Having had success for years on the outside, we're excited to bring him inside at DEF JAM so we can all go to the next level together. I really look forward to working closely with him in this effort."
The first signing to CHAMELEON ENTERTAINMENT/ISLAND RECORDS is the debut album from singer-songwriter NIKKI WILLIAMS, who wrote "Fly Away" for the movie COUNTRY STRONG. "I am thrilled to bring NIKKI WILLIAMS and my company to ISLAND DEF JAM," PRESCOTT said. "I'm excited to be joining the best A&R team in the business and to be working alongside LUCIAN, BARRY, STEVE BARTELS and KAREN KWAK as we discover and develop the next generation of superstars."