ole’s Austin Jenckes Named “New Country Artist You Need To Know” By Rolling Stone Magazine
TORONTO, ON – On January 26, ole is pleased to congratulate ole songwriter, Austin Jenckes, on being named one of Rolling Stone Magazine’s “10 New Country Artists You Need To Know” (see link below). The Nashville-based singer/songwriter recently entered into an exclusive worldwide 360 deal with ole in December of 2017.
Jenckes’ most recent single, “Same Beer Different Day”, recently hit the 1 million stream mark on Spotify, with his next single, “Ride Away”, slated to come in February. His songwriting credits also include “American Nights” from the recently released self-titled Lee Brice album. Jenckes is currently on tour supporting The Cadillac Three and is hard at work finishing his new album for a summer 2018 release.
“Austin’s artistry continues to impress everyone that hears him. His songwriting continues to floor people and when you combine that with his voice, it’s a win-win all the way around,” commented ole’s Vice President, Creative, John Ozier. “We look forward to what’s to come this year with Austin.”
ole is one of the world's foremost rights management companies with investments of over $550M in music intellectual property (IP). Founded in 2004, with operations in Toronto, Nashville, New York, Los Angeles and London, ole is engaged in IP acquisitions, creative development, and worldwide rights management. The ole catalog includes over 55,000 songs and 60,000 hours of TV and film music across all genres. Copyrights under ole's control include songs recorded by artists such as the Backstreet Boys, Beyoncé, Blake Shelton, Britney Spears, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church, Jay Z, Justin Timberlake, Kelly Clarkson, Madonna, Michael Jackson, One Direction, Rihanna, Rush, Taylor Swift, and Timbaland.
ole controls substantial A/V music and secondary rights including catalogs from Sony Pictures Entertainment, Entertainment One, MGM, Miramax, Nelvana, and Nu Image/Millennium, as well as an extensive production music library of over 750,000 tracks including Jingle Punks, Cavendish Music, 5 Alarm Music, MusicBox, Nelvana Production Music, Auracle, and Cue. In September 2016, ole acquired rights management company Compact Media - which manages Audio-Visual Secondary Rights for more than 700 clients around the world - in a major deal that furthers ole's commitment to delivering leading-edge IP rights management services across the globe.
ole is committed to the creative development of its 150+ staff songwriters, legacy writers, and composers and adding value to our catalogs and client catalogs. Current ole writers include Timbaland, Tyler Farr, Chris Janson, Josh Dorr, Gord Bamford, Brett Jones, Jeremy Stover, Phil O'Donnell, Jordan Davis, and Ian Thornley. ole has ongoing ventures with Last Gang Publishing, Roots Three Music, Jackoby Publishing, and most recently, ole-Bluestone Publishing, ole's venture with global hitmaker Timbaland. ole's legacy catalogs and writers include Rush, Max Webster, Coney Hatch, and Ian Thomas.
ole also operates a robust label services arm under the umbrella of ole label group. The division includes Anthem Entertainment Group, the label home of Rush, Big Wreck, Ian Thornley, Steven Page, The Tea Party. Anthem Legacy includes Max Webster, Ian Thomas, and artist development label red dot, which has developed and up-streamed artists including Charlie Worsham, Haley Reinhart, Josh Dorr, Sam Grow, and Jordan Davis.
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