Reservoir Announces Publishing Deal With Multi-Genre & Platinum-Selling Songwriter Steph Jones
New York, September 14, 2023— Reservoir Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: RSVR), an award-winning independent music company, today announced a new publishing deal for the future works of multi-genre and Platinum-selling songwriter Steph Jones.
Based in Los Angeles, Jones has co-written tracks for some of the industry's biggest names, collectively garnering billions of streams. She contributed to several #1 albums, including "People You Know" off Selena Gomez's Rare, "Look At Us Now" off Celine Dion's Courage, "Happy" off P!nk's Hurts 2B Human, "Polaroid" off Keith Urban's The Speed of Now Part 1, and "Roaring 20s" off the 2x-Platinum Pray for the Wicked byPanic! At The Disco. Jones has also collaborated with BLACKPINK, Maisie Peters, Little Big Town, Mickey Guyton, and more.
Most recently, Jones co-wrote several singles for popstar Sabrina Carpenter, including Platinum-certified "Nonsense" off Carpenter's acclaimed Emails I Can't Send, which was included in Rolling Stone's list of the 100 Best Albums of 2022. Jones also co-wrote "Lottery" by rapper-singer Latto feat. LU KALA, as well as country star Kelsea Ballerini's Platinum-certified, 2021 ASCAP Country Award-winning song "Hole in the Bottle."
On signing with Reservoir, Jones said, "I'm so excited to partner with Donna and the Reservoir team for this next chapter of my career. The work that they do truly honors the songwriting craft and community, and I'm looking forward to accomplishing a lot of great things together."
Reservoir Executive Vice President, Global Creative Director Donna Caseine added, "Among the industry's circles, 'Steph Jones' is the name on everybody's lips. Having success across multiple genres, her star burns brighter every day, and her writing continues to impress artists, listeners, and industry experts, alike. We are so happy to be supporting her career and helping her leverage opportunities to create more incredible songs."
Reservoir is an independent music company based in New York City and with offices in Los Angeles, Nashville, Toronto, London, and Abu Dhabi. Reservoir is the first female-founded and led publicly traded independent music company in the U.S. Founded as a family-owned music publisher in 2007, Reservoir has grown to represent over 150,000 copyrights and 36,000 master recordings with titles dating as far back as 1900 and hundreds of #1 releases worldwide. Reservoir frequently holds a Top 10 U.S. Market Share according to Billboard's Publishers Quarterly, was twice named Publisher of the Year by Music Business Worldwide's The A&R Awards and won Independent Publisher of the Year at the 2020 and 2022 Music Week Awards.
Reservoir also represents a multitude of recorded music through Chrysalis Records, Tommy Boy Records, and Philly Groove Records and manages artists through its ventures with Blue Raincoat Music and Big Life Management.
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