Scarlett Signed to Worldwide Deal
TORONTO: ole is proud to announce the signing of "Scarlett" to a worldwide publishing deal. Tammy Flynn a.k.a. Scarlett (www.scarlettmusic.biz) grew up in rural Nova Scotia and fed on the musical influences of everything from Elvis to Johnny Cash to Fleetwood Mac.
Says Scarlett, "I am tremendously excited and honored to be a part of the ole team. It's a great pleasure to work with an artist friendly company that supports and encourages new musical talent. I look forward to an exciting future with ole leading the charge."
On her recently completed first album, Scarlett co-wrote with notables such as Matthew Gerrard (Avril Lavigne, Kelly Clarkson), Dean McTaggart (Amanda Marshall), Ben Dunk (Wave, Starkicker) and Bryan Potvin formerly of the Northern Pikes. Scarlett's debut album is in the mastering phase and release plans will follow shortly.
The agreement also includes work on the project by Scarlett Producer/Co-Writer, Mladen, who's recent work with BARLOW (Sony Music) garnered him the hit songs "Married by Elvis" and "Walk Away" along with 3 Juno nominations.
ole Managing Partner, Robert Ott says the ole team is very excited to welcome the world-class talent of Scarlett to the roster and adds "I've had the pleasure of watching Tammy's great innate talent grow and mature over the past couple of years. The result is a fantastic record with wall-to-wall great songs. I'm also excited about having Mladen's drive, vision and talent as part of the project."
ole is a Canadian owned and globally competitive, full-service music publisher. With initial financing of 40 million dollars, ole has an experienced team of industry professionals including Managing Partner, Robert Ott (former head of BMGMP Canada) and Sr. Partner International, Ivan Berry (former head of international/A&R, BMG Canada). The ole catalog includes over ten thousand songs across all genres ranging from pop, to country, to urban to rhythm & blues and soul. Additionally, ole has concluded publishing agreements with film and television producers Shaftesbury Films, Arcadia Entertainment and Slanted Wheel. The company has signed songwriters Gerald O'Brien, John Wesley Chisholm, Ben Dunk and James Huff and struck a co-venture deal with Last Gang Publishing a division of Last Gang Records.