Electric Feel Entertainment has partnered with its management client, Diamond-certified, Grammy-nominated producer and songwriter Louis Bell, on a joint publishing venture, Electric Bell.
Electric Bell’s first signing is Grammy-nominated producer and songwriter Linden Jay, managed by UMPG.
Jay was most recently nominated for a 2022 Grammy for Album of the Year for his work on Doja Cat’s planet hercollaboration on songs woman and Alone.
At the time of writing, woman is number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 and has been on the chart for 35 weeks.
Additional production and script credits for Jay include Joji (like you do), Duke Dumont, Flatbush Zombies, Lion Babe, Reuben James, Col3trane, Jay Prince, Sinead Harnett, Loyle Carner, Grentperez, Rejjie Snow, Maverick Saber and Erick The Architect.
Jay’s current collaborators include J. Cole, Chlöe, Doja Cat, Bas, Erick The Architect, Tom Misch, Kelis, Louis Bell, Tayla Parx and Carter Lang.
Jay is also one half of soul electronic duo FARR, who have amassed over 50 million streams on Spotify, says Electric Feel Entertainment.
Linden Jay will continue to be managed by Nick Myers and Kevin Calame of UK and LA based Fast Friends.
“It is a privilege to be the first to sign the new joint venture between Louis and Electric Feel.”
Linden Jay, said: “It is a privilege to be the first signing for the new Louis and Electric Feel joint venture!
“This is my first publishing deal and I’ve been waiting a long time to find the right partner – Austin, Anthony and the entire team at EF are thrilled and when the opportunity to work closely with them and Louis presented itself it was a no brainer .
“I’m excited to now be part of the EF squad alongside so many crazy talented people. This year will definitely be good!”
“I’m really looking forward to this next chapter.”
Louis Bell, said: “I’m really looking forward to this next chapter and to entering the publishing field with my own company.
“It’s been a dream for a long time and I look forward to mentoring and mentoring incredible creatives in partnership with Electric Feel.
“I am very pleased to announce Linden Jay as our first addition.
“He’s a great producer and has already started carving his sound and path through his work with Doja Cat.
“I look forward to the future of Linden and Electric Bell together.”
“Working with Louis to grow his business has been remarkable.”
Austin Rosen, Electric Feel Entertainment
Austin Rosen, CEO/Founder of Electric Feel Entertainment added, “Working with Louis to grow his business has been remarkable.
“He is one of the most talented producers and writers I have had the privilege of working with in my career and I look forward to building Electric Bell Publishing with him.”
“From the moment I met Linden and heard his music, I knew he would be a perfect fit for the Electric Bell cast.”
Anthony D’Annunzio, Electric Feel Entertainment
Anthony D’Annunzio, Partner & GM of Songwriter and Producer Management, Electric Feel Entertainment, said: “From the moment I met Linden and heard his music, I knew he would be a perfect fit to add to the Electric Bell roster to found alongside Louis.
“He creatively aligns with what we want to build for Electric Bell’s future and I am delighted that he has placed his trust in us as a publishing partner.”
In 2020, Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) signed an exclusive, worldwide publishing deal with Electric Feel Entertainment to launch Electric Feel Publishing Europe.
In 2021, UMPG acquired Bell’s catalogue, including hits like Post Malone’s rock star, Better now and sunflower with Swae Lee, Camila Cabellos havana, The Jonas brothers Suction cup, and Halsey’s Without me.music business worldwide
https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/electric-feel-entertainment-inks-publishing-jv-with-grammy-nominated-producer-louis-bell/ Electric Feel Entertainment Forms Publishing JV With Grammy-nominated Producer Louis Bell