Angelica Camacho joins Primary Wave as Vice President, Creative A&R

Primary Wave Music Publishing has hired Angelica Camacho as Vice President, Creative A&R.

Camacho joined Primary Wave Music Publishing this past summer and in just a few short months has signed Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter, Jeremih, as well as sought-after producer and songwriter Anthony Jones to worldwide co-publishing deals.

Camacho joins Primary Wave from TaP Music where she held the role of manager and US A&R at the London-based company.

While there, she worked directly with artists including Hailee Steinfeld and Col3trane.

Prior to joining TaP Music, she was A&R for Unrestricted/SONGS Music Publishing and worked on projects for artists such as Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, Noah Cyrus, and Chromeo.


The Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter, Jeremih, joins the Primary Wave roster on the heels of his latest release, On Chill, with Wale.

He the featured vocalist and also co-wrote the song, which reached No.1 on the Rhythmic and Urban charts.

Signed to Def Jam Records, Jeremih’s debut single, Birthday Sex, went Top 5 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart, ultimately leading to a Top 10 debut for his self-titled release on Billboard’s Top 200 chart.

His next two albums produced multiple Top 10 charting singles.

All songs from his latest effort, 2018’s critically acclaimed collaboration with Ty Dolla $ign, MihTy, are included in the co-publishing deal with Primary Wave. Jeremih is currently in the studio working on a new album project.

Also joining Primary Wave is sought-after producer and songwriter, Anthony “Tone” Jones.

He’s produced and written for the likes of Keith Sweat, Mary J. Blige, Case, Fifth Harmony and more.

Most recently Jones worked with Ariana Grande, co-producing her smash hit featuring Social House, Boyfriend, which peaked at No.8 on Top 40 Radio Charts and on Billboard’s Hot 100. The song also just earned a Grammy nomination for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance.

“I admire the team Justin and Jake have built and their creative first perspective that I believe is paramount to building long lasting careers.”

Angelica Camacho

“I’m incredibly grateful for this opportunity to bring my passion for execution and ‘songs first’ approach to Primary Wave,” said Camacho.

“I admire the team Justin and Jake have built and their creative first perspective that I believe is paramount to building long lasting careers. I’m excited to help grow a diverse, forward thinking, and culturally relevant environment at Primary Wave. ”

Jeremih added: “I’ve been blessed enough to work with some of the greatest in this industry & I know the importance of a hard-working team that understands & values my creative goals.

“Working with Angelica has been great and she’s in the studio providing motivation & feedback whenever possible.”

Jeremih

“Working with Angelica has been great and she’s in the studio providing motivation & feedback whenever possible. I’ve been in the game for a bit now, but I’m excited for this new partnership and I feel confident that the best years and songs of my career are about to happen.”

“The signings of both Jeremih and Anthony Jones, who both had hit songs on the top of the radio charts this past fall, is a great way to start out the new year.”

Justin Shukat, Primary Wave

Justin Shukat, President of Primary Wave Music Publishing, said: “I’m excited and proud to have Angelica join the Primary Wave creative team.

“We support her creative instincts and the company goal to grow our contemporary writing roster at Primary Wave.

“The signings of both Jeremih and Anthony Jones, who both had hit songs on the top of the radio charts this past fall, is a great way to start out the new year.”

“I’m a firm believer that you’re only as strong as the team you have around you, and that’s why I’m so excited to be joining Primary Wave.”

Anthony Jones

Anthony Jones added: “I’m a firm believer that you’re only as strong as the team you have around you, and that’s why I’m so excited to be joining Primary Wave.

“Working closely with Angelica has been amazing. The drive, passion, and execution she brings to the table are unrivaled. Knowing that I have a rock-solid team behind me gives me the freedom to focus on being a creative.”

Pictured [Left to Right]: Lydia Fissihaie, Jeremih, Angelica Camacho Music Business Worldwide

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