Warner Music Nashville has signed Zac Brown Band via a deal with Warner Music Nashville / Home Grown Music. New music is expected soon from the band that has tallied more than nine billion streams and 15 No. 1 radio singles over the course of more than a decade.
“Warner Music Nashville and Zac Brown Band share a fundamental value: forging connections through amazing and heartfelt music,” says Warner Music Nashville Chairman & CEO John Esposito. “Their songs have ceaselessly fed our hearts and souls, and I am so proud to welcome them to our label home as we journey together into this new chapter.”
The multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy-winning band has had six consecutive albums reach the Top 10 of the Billboard 200 and five consecutive albums debut at No. 1 on Billboard’s Country Albums chart.
Warner joins the band’s team which includes managers David Plyler and Dirk Lemmenes at Home Grown Music, Scott Clayton and Matthew Morgan at WME, Cameo Carlson and Michael Corcoran at mtheory, Stephanie Jones at JONESWORKS and Reid Hunter at Serling Rooks Hunter McKoy Worob & Averill LLP.
“We couldn’t be more excited to become part of the Warner Music Nashville family,” says Zac Brown. “We feel incredibly blessed to be working with John Esposito, Cris Lacy, Ben Kline and their talented team. We’ve been hard at work in the studio and can’t wait to share our new music with our fans!”
Adds WMN EVP A&R Cris Lacy: “Zac Brown Band is known worldwide for their consummate musicianship, litany of timeless hits and incomparable live shows. From the moment they stepped onto the scene, they were grinding out this game-changing vision. When we heard the new music our only question was, ‘How quickly can we get this to the fans?’ It was absolutely, positively undeniable. Enough said. It feels good to have them back in the Warner family, and we’re excited to make some new history together.”