Corey Berkowitz has joined the $500 million-backed Saban Music Group as its Head of Pop & Urban A&R.
At Saban Music Group, Berkowitz will draw on his expertise inside A&R and as a songwriter to spearhead A&R for a roster that features Static & Ben El, Mergui, Nakkia Gold, Chesca, and Don Omar, who lately signed a multi-year partnership take care of the corporate.
Growing up in Detroit, Berkowitz started his music profession throughout his freshman yr at Michigan State University, reserving concert events for names such as Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean, and Mike Posner.
He then joined file manufacturing and songwriting staff Rock Mafia as VP of A&R.
At Rock Mafia, Berkowitz helped develop the profession of digital and different musician Elohim and signed Yoshi Flower to the corporate, arranging a three way partnership between Rock Mafia and Interscope Records.
In his last yr at Rock Mafia, Berkowitz secured Megan Thee Stallion to characteristic alongside Maluma and Rock Mafia on Crazy Family for The Addams Family 2 Soundtrack.
As a songwriter signed to Downtown Music Publishing, now Concord, Berkowitz co-wrote Bahari’s Ways of Love and Quin XCII’s Holding Hands [feat. Elohim].
“I’m not just an A&R who’s looking for talent; I’m part of the song’s creation.”
Corey Berkowitz, stated: “For me, it’s important to be a part of every step of the process.
“I’m not just an A&R who’s looking for talent; I’m part of the song’s creation. I understand how to take a song from zero to a hundred.
“There’s nothing better than helping artists bring their most authentic visions to life.
“I want to be a part of songs that are undeniable. Those songs that don’t require a million opinions, they just hit you right in the face.
“It starts with making the right connections and leveraging a deep, emotional understanding of who to introduce to whom.”Music Business Worldwide