Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed songwriter and producer Jason Evigan to a worldwide publishing administration agreement.
Evigan is known for working on global hits including Maroon 5’s Girls Like You ft. Cardi B and What Lovers Do ft. SZA, Dan + Shay’s new single I Should Probably Go To Bed, and Ellie Goulding’s Hate Me, ft. Juice WRLD.
He also co-wrote Dua Lipa’s single Physical, Kelly Clarkson’s platinum single Heartbeat Song, and worked on RÜFÜS DU SOL’s critically acclaimed album Solace.
As producer, Evigan rose to prominence with his production of Demi Lovato’s multi-platinum single Heart Attack and Jason Derulo’s multi-platinum single Talk Dirty.
He also produced the double-platinum Nick Jonas single Chains and had multiple successes with David Guetta, including the No.1 UK singles Lovers In The Sun and Dangerous.
Along with his chart success, Evigan’s music has made its way into several blockbuster films.
Kehlani’s platinum single Gangsta and Skylar Grey’s Wreak Havoc were both featured in Suicide Squad, and the hit single Bom Didi Bom by Nick Jonas ft. Nicki Minaj was used in the movie 50 Shades Darker.
Additionally, the songs Good Life by Kehlani and Mamacita by Lil Yachty were featured in The Fate of the Furious.
In addition to his career as a songwriter and producer, Evigan and his wife Victoria formed a music duo called Elephant Heart in 2016 that has landed several notable placements, including Lenguas in Apple’s AirPods Pro commercial.
“We are thrilled to welcome Jason to the Sony/ATV family – Jason is an exceptional talent, and an exceptional human being.”
Amanda Hill, Sony/ATV
Sony/ATV Senior Vice President, Creative Amanda Hill said: “We are thrilled to welcome Jason to the Sony/ATV family – Jason is an exceptional talent, and an exceptional human being.
“I have been watching his musical journey since we were teenagers, cheering for him and all his amazing accomplishments along the way. It’s an honor to finally be able to work together.”
“I’ve known Amanda since we were kids. We’ve watched each other come up in the business, and it’s exciting to join forces after all these years.”
Jason Evigan added: “I am honored to be on the Sony/ATV team. I’ve known Amanda since we were kids. We’ve watched each other come up in the business, and it’s exciting to join forces after all these years.
“I’ve always been a fan of what Jon does – his love for music and for people is contagious, and I’m excited for this next journey.”Music Business Worldwide