Irv Gotti, the man behind Murder Inc. – one time a major force in pop and rap music – has just signed a worldwide publishing deal with Warner/Chappell Music. The company will administer all of Gotti’s future material, including the score he wrote for the TV drama Tales.
Tales is a scripted show that weaves hip-hop songs into it’s stories and was created by Irv’s company Visionary Ideas Entertainment.
Jon Platt, Chairman and CEO of Warner/Chappell, said “Irv is an amazing music person and entrepreneur, and the force behind a string of game-changing records.”
According to Music Business Worldwide:
The founder of Murder Inc. Records, Irv Gotti’s numerous producing/writing credits include songs for artists such as Jay-Z, Ashanti, Ja Rule, Foxy Brown, Eve, and Vanessa Carlton.
Gotti said “I couldn’t ask for a better partner for this second run I’m about to go on in the Entertainment Biz.”