Avex USA has appointed Lou Al-Chamaa as SVP, Head of A&R Publishing.
Al-Chamaa joins Avex USA’s publishing division and was a part of the signing staff not too long ago liable for the arrival of hitmaker Jasper Harris.
Al-Shamaa spent six years in Sony Music Version as VP of A&R the place he signed and labored with purchasers together with Mike Posner, Fortunate Daye, Daniel Caesar, Khalid, Louis Bell, Tori Kelly, Lindgren (BTS) and extra.
He was additionally Noah Cyrus’ A&R throughout his July / Finish Of Every little thing EP reaching over a billion streams for RECORDS/Columbia music labels.
In keeping with Avex, Al-Chamaa then advanced as an govt catalog marketing consultant, sourcing and advising on publishing catalog acquisitions, together with Calvin Harris, Sean Douglas (Demi Lovato/Dua Lipa/Thomas Rhett), Ricky Reed (Lizzo /Maroon 5), Geoff Warburton (Shawn Mendes/Florida Georgia Line) and others.
AVEX USA Publishing represents writers together with J. Que(Joji/ die for you), Will Jay (Royal & the Serpent / outmoded), Xansei(XG / SHOOTING STAR) and, by way of his three way partnership with Brandon Silverstein Publishing, shut Justin Bieber collaborator and Grammy-nominated producer HARV, hitmaker Jasper Harris, Jamaican international star Shenseea, The Child collaborator LAROI Cxdy of ” Web Cash”, Bella Poarch’s Construct a feminine canine co-writer David Arkwright, Curtis Waters’ Beautiful producer Declan Hoy and KOSA (the songwriter and producer behind huge hits with RVSSIAN, Lil Child, Future, Unhealthy Bunny, Travis Scott and extra).
THE joint publishing firm with Avex and Silverstein has over 12 billion streams in its catalog thus far and three No. 1s within the Prime 40 US Radios.
Avex USA is the US operation of Japan-based music firm Avex Group (also known as the nation’s fourth main), which expanded to North America in 2021, led by Chairman Naoki Osada.
AVEX USA oversees the SELENE label, Avex USA Publishing and its Way forward for Music funding fund from its Los Angeles headquarters, Avex Home.
The corporate says it goals to bridge the worlds of expertise, music and finance, whereas linking Avex’s international operations to the North American market.
“I’m very excited to hitch the Avex USA staff, which is nicely positioned to make a big impact on the worldwide music scene.”
Lou Al Shamaa
Lou Al-Chamaa mentioned, “I’m very excited to hitch the Avex USA staff which is positioned to make a big impact on the worldwide music scene.
“Avex is a particularly artist- and songwriter-focused and forward-thinking publishing and music firm. I look ahead to bringing my expertise to assist help Avex’s imaginative and prescient and be a part of the continued development and success of our companions and clients.
“He has intensive publishing expertise and his unbelievable vitality and keenness for working with creatives makes him the right match for our Avex USA household.”
Naoki Osada, Withex United States
Naoki Osada, CEO of Avex USA, mentioned, “We’re thrilled to have Lou be a part of our rising publishing staff.
“He has intensive publishing expertise and his unbelievable vitality and keenness for working with creatives makes him the right match for our Avex USA household.”The music business all over the world