Craig D’Souza (pictured) has joined WME as a companion, songs co-heads Lucy Dickins, Kirk Sommer and Scott Clayton introduced now. The United kingdom-centered D’Souza arrives from Major Expertise Worldwide, the place he was an agent for 11 decades.

D’Souza is credited with building Stormzy as a live act, from club reveals in 2015 by to a marketed-out entire world tour fewer than 5 several years later on.

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D’Souza’s individual job started out at nightlife company Mission Command in which he would turn out to be running director In 2007.

He delivers with him to WME the functions Aitch, Arrdee, Dave, D-Block Europe, Fredo, Headie One, Jacob Banking institutions, J Hus, Pleasure Crookes, Krept x Konan, Mist, MoStack and Youthful T & Bugsey, among others.

+ Slip.stream, a tunes label and distribution platform for the modern creator economic system that enables music to be “used, not just listened to,” has acquired impartial hip-hop label Fee Tunes from marketplace veteran Anthony Martini. Fiscal terms have been not disclosed. Fee was introduced in 2015 and has been dwelling to the likes of Lil Dicky, IDK and MadeinTYO.

With the deal, Martini joins Slip.stream’s board to aid Slip.Stream Documents, the to start with of its type creator-driven label whose roster contains Significant Havi, producer Powers Nice, DJ Envy and DJ Holiday break. The label has a distribution partnership with Vydia which companies releases to all DSPs and makes music obtainable on their creator audio platform which reaches tens of countless numbers of avid gamers, video clip creators and streamers.

Slip.stream was launched by David Carson (Fuse, Major.com, New Stand Founder), Dan Demole (Jingle Punks founder) and Jesse Korwin (Jingle Punks CMO).

+ Relative Songs Team, in partnership with Sony Music Publishing Nashville, has signed songwriter and producer Zach Abend to a worldwide publishing agreement. Abend has worked with HARDY, Ingrid Andress, Chris Lane, Chris Younger, Cale Dodds, Matt Stell, Jess Moskaluke and Filmore, between other folks.

+ Posture Tunes has signed songwriter and artist Layto to a throughout the world publishing offer. A preferred of SiriusXM’s Alt Country, Layto’s “Little Bad Me” and “Houndin’” have amassed extra than 200 million streams.

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