LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — As previously reported in CelebrityAccess, The Firm is launching an artist-friendly label that will focus on A&R, marketing, promotion and publicity with partner EMI handling distribution.
Multi-platinum recording artist and actress Mandy Moore and rock group Army of Anyone, featuring former members of Filter and Stone Temple Pilots, have already signed up and innovative deals have been reached with rock outfit Korn and OG Ice Cube, who's self-financed record debuted at #4 on the Billboard 200, already shifting 500,000 units.
"The current state of the industry challenges us to conceive innovative approaches in music," said Mandy Moore. "It is, therefore, especially exciting to be part of a venture in which artistic freedom is encouraged. I am thrilled by the opportunity to join forces with The Firm, as well as with those I've trusted throughout the years."
The new label will be named, unsurprisingly, Firm Music. – CelebrityAccess staff writers.