Chumba Music has also hired Aaron Sander as Head of A&R.
Sander most recently worked as an A&R executive with Interscope Records, and over the last 15 years has spent time in multiple facets of the music industry.
He has worked with artists including Zedd, Louis The Child, RAYE, Gryffin, JAWNY, Bow Anderson, and Jacob Banks.
Chumba Music was founded in 2015 by Evigan, who is known for working on hits with artists such as Dua Lipa, Maroon 5, Dan & Shay, RUFUS DU SOL, Ellie Goulding, Juice WRLD and many others.
Chumba Music’s publishing roster includes Gian Stone, Lionel Crasta, Mark Schick and Bluf; and its production roster includes James Royo, and Rafael Fadul.
“Their global reach is unmatched, and, most importantly, they love music.”
Jason Evigan, Founder, Chumba Music said: “I’ve known Amanda for 20 years, and between her insight and experience, Jon Platt’s unique leadership, and the Sony team’s hands-on approach, I knew it was the right place for Chumba.
“Their global reach is unmatched, and, most importantly, they love music.
“I’m also thrilled to have Aaron join the team – his background in publishing and records combined with his passion for breaking new talent makes him the perfect fit.”
“Jason and I have known each other for almost ten years, and he has consistently amazed me with how gifted and versatile he is.”
Aaron Sander, Chumba Music
Aaron Sander, Head of A&R, Chumba Music, said: “Jason and I have known each other for almost ten years, and he has consistently amazed me with how gifted and versatile he is.
“Jason’s love for sharing his knowledge with others, paired with Sony’s extensive expertise, makes for a creative environment our clients will truly thrive in.”
“We look forward to working with the Chumba team to further support their songwriters and drive new opportunities for their music.”
Amanda Hill, Sony Music Publishing
Sony Music Publishing SVP, Creative Amanda Hill, said: “We are thrilled to welcome Chumba Music to Sony Music Publishing.
“Jason has built an incredible roster, and the success of Gian Stone’s career is a testament to his passion for uplifting creators.
“We look forward to working with the Chumba team to further support their songwriters and drive new opportunities for their music.”Music Business Worldwide