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5. Pop/Rock/Country Music Song Screening with Atlas Publishing

Library Lab 2 150 Massachusetts Avenue

Paige Parsons
Senior Vice President of A&R, Atlas Publishing

With over 20 years of experience in music publishing and songwriter development, Paige Parsons currently serves as Sr. Vice President of A&R for Scooter Braun's Atlas Music. In addition to overseeing the indie publisher's Los Angeles operations, Parsons signs and develops burgeoning talent by facilitating writer collaborations and procuring song placements. Her current signings include but aren’t limited to: Nick Lee (Cuts: Lil Nas X, "Dolla Sign Slime feat. Megan Thee Stallion)", Julia Lewis (Cuts: Youngboy NBA, G-Eazy, DC The Don, Rexx Life Raj, BOSCO, Foushee, Too short, E-40, Lil Wayne), and lan Jeffrey Thomas (Cuts: Bryson Tiller, iann dior, NCT127, Yung Bans, Kevin Gates, Dani Leigh) to name a few.

In 2018, Parsons conceived, organized, and facilitated the first all-women songwriting camp ever to take place in Los Angeles. Prior to joining Atlas, Parsons held the post of Sr. Director of A&R for Kobalt Music Publishing based in Los Angeles and signed and developed Grammy/Golden Globe/ASCAP/ BMI/SESAC/Juno award-winning talent, like BONGO By The Way (Cuts: Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, H.E.R., Jazmine Sullivan, etc.) David Hodges (Cuts: Maren Morris, Dan + Shay, Kelsea Ballerini, Carrie Underwood, Lady A, Kelly Clarkson, Christina Perri, Keith Urban, 5SOS). Nolan Lambroza (Cuts: Tate McRae, Shawn Mendes, Justin Bieber, Nick Jonas, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Kehlani, Kelly Clarkson, DJ Khaled, Fifth Harmony) to name a few. 

Previous to her Kobalt tenure, Parsons served as Director of A&R for Kara DioGuardi's Arthouse Entertainment, a publishing and management firm, where clients included Greg Wells, David Hodges, Eman, Mitch Allan, James Poyser, KC Livingston, and Ari Levine. Formerly, she worked as an international song plugger for EMI Music Publishing in New York City. 

Parsons' creative song pitching and collaboration efforts have resulted in hit placements with a wide breadth of world-renowned recording artists, such as Lil Nas X, Shawn Mendes, Kelly Clarkson, Ellie Goulding, Mary J. Blige, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Rihanna, Little Mix, Wrabel, Galantis, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Maren Morris, Big Sean, Flo Rida, and Trey Songz, among others. She has also placed her clients' songs with international artists spanning the globe. 

Join Paige Parsons from Atlas Publishing as they critique songs by pre-selected Berklee student artists in real-time. 

Hosted by: The A&R Student Club