Def Jam Recordings CEO Paul Rosenberg Named Keynote Speaker For Music Biz 2019

Paul Rosenberg

Paul Rosenberg, CEO of Def Jam Recordings, is confirmed as a keynote speaker for the upcoming conference Music Biz 2019, slated for May 5-8 at Nashville’s JW Marriott.

On May 6 at 5 p.m., Rosenberg will discuss his professional journey, experience in both the management and label arenas and his vision for the future of the industry at large.

An accomplished attorney, Rosenberg is also the founder and CEO of Goliath Artists Inc., the New York-based management firm that handles the career of artist Eminem and others including Detroit’s Danny Brown. Paul also continues to oversee Shady Records, the boutique record label he launched in 1999 with Eminem that has released breakthrough albums by 50 Cent, D12 and Bad Meets Evil (Eminem’s collaboration with Royce Da 5’9”).

In 2002, Rosenberg added the role of producer to his resume as executive producer of the blockbuster Imagine/Universal film 8 Mile, followed by serving as producer with Jimmy Iovine on 50 Cent’s 2005 film debut Get Rich Or Die Tryin’, and as producer of 2015’s pugilist hit Southpaw. Rosenberg also oversees a portfolio of creative projects and endeavors in his ongoing partnership with Eminem: Shady Films, an original content creation group that has produced web series, television and broadcast live events, SiriusXM satellite radio station Shade45, and

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