American singer-songwriter Amy Allen has signed a world administration cope with Warner Chappell Music (WCM).
Underneath the deal, WCM will administer Allen’s compositions worldwide, WCM says in a press launch on Monday (November 21).
Allen is finest identified for writing prime hits for Harry Kinds, Halsey, Selena Gomez and Lizzo.
She earned a GRAMMY nomination for her work in Harry Kinds’ Harry’s Home album and Lizzo’s Particular. She can be amongst one of many very first songwriters to be nominated for the newly established “Songwriter of the Yr” class on the sixty fifth Annual GRAMMY Awards, which will likely be held in February 2023.
Kinds’ RIAA-certified 5x platinum smash Adore You, landed the artist his first Ivor Novello award along with his first No.1 hit on Billboard’s Pop Songs Radio Airplay and Grownup Up to date Radio Airplay charts.
Allen additionally earned an Ivor Novello award for her work in the identical track.
“Amy has made a reputation for herself in pop music, serving to to pen most of the style’s greatest hits. Her latest Grammy nomination for the first-ever ‘Songwriter of the Yr’ Award is a big, once-in-a-lifetime alternative and an unimaginable second for her. We’re so proud to be on this journey collectively at such an thrilling and pivotal time in her profession,” mentioned Warner Chappell Music President, North America, Ryan Press.
Allen honed her songwriting expertise at Berklee School of Music. She then fashioned the band Amy & The Engine, and began working with prime songwriter Scott Harris.
In 2018, she co-wrote Halsey’s RIAA-certified 9x platinum and Billboard Scorching 100 No. 1 hit, With out Me, and co-wrote Selena Gomez’s Billboard High 40 observe Again To You.
Allen has additionally labored with different names within the music trade together with King Princess, Niall Horan, Justin Bieber, Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes, and Sam Smith.
In 2020, Allen launched her personal solo profession with the discharge of her singles Queen of Silver Linings and Heaven, and through the identical yr, she was added to Forbes’ coveted 30 Underneath 30 listing. She then launched her debut solo EP AWW!
Allen’s most up-to-date works embody co-writing Kinds’ ballad ‘Matilda,’ which landed on the highest 10 within the Billboard Scorching 100 chart.
Talking about her international admin cope with WCM, Allen mentioned: “I’m past excited to be becoming a member of the Warner Chappell household on this subsequent chapter of my songwriting profession.
“It’s an unimaginable feeling to work with creatives who push you to be higher, and who wholeheartedly imagine in you, so I really feel particularly grateful for the chance to collaborate with the legendary Ryan Press, and naturally my companion in crime, Gabz Landman, who has been with me from the very starting.”
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