NASHVILLE (CelebrityAccess) – Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter, Ashley Monroe has signed a joint worldwide publishing agreement with Low Country Sound and Warner/Chappell Music.
Monroe, who is also a member of country music supergroup Pistol Annies, has written No. 1 hits for Jason Aldean (“The Truth”) and Miranda Lambert (“Heart Like Mine”), which were RIAA-certified Platinum and Gold, respectively.
Other artists to have recorded Monroe’s songs include Vince Gill, Carrie Underwood, Dwight Yoakam, Brendan Benson, Norah Jones, Gene Watson & Rhonda Vincent, The Oakridge Boys, Butch Walker, and Guy Clark.
“Ashley is one of the most respected and celebrated figures in Nashville who I’ve had the honor to work with,” said Dave Cobb of Low Country Sound. “Her talent is astounding, and we’re thrilled to count her among our unparalleled songwriting community, especially as she embarks on this next stage in her career.”
Ben Vaughn, President & CEO of Warner/Chappell Nashville, added: “There’s a reason Ashley has had so much success all these years on Music Row. Her ability to be both honest and vulnerable, while bringing warmth and wit to her songwriting, demonstrates the mastery of her craft. We are excited to welcome her to the Warner/Chappell family.”
Monroe said: “I’m so happy to be starting a fresh chapter of my songwriting career with a team of champions surrounding me. I’m more inspired and on fire more than ever and ready to ignite big dreams.”