RESERVOIR ANNOUNCES NEW DEAL WITH GRAMMY-NOMINATED WRITER-PRODUCER NICK LEE
Reservoir Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: RSVR) (“Reservoir” or the “Company”), an award-winning independent music company, today announced a new publishing deal with Grammy-nominated writer-producer Nick Lee for his future works.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Lee is a Grammy-nominated songwriter, producer, composer, and trombonist. He studied classical and jazz trombone at the Julliard School in New York before moving to LA to pursue music production. Lee quickly found success co-producing Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow’s multi-Platinum hit “INDUSTRY BABY,” creating the famous horn melody at the crux of the song. “INDUSTRY BABY” hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and on Top 40 Radio. The song was also nominated for Best Melodic Rap Performance at the 2022 Grammy Awards, as well as Song of the Summer at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards.
Lee has also collaborated with other artists such as Megan Thee Stallion, Mustard, Vince Staples, Seventeen, Dillon Francis, Stray Kids, CL, and JJ Lin, among others. Alongside songwriting and producing, he also scores for TV & Film, composing for Network TV shows such as NBC’s Grand Crew and Fox’s Welcome to Flatch. It was recently announced, Lee will also be the co-composer of Netflix’s highly anticipated drama series, The Brothers Sun.
On signing with Reservoir, Lee commented, “I’m so grateful and excited to be partnering with Reservoir. James and Donna [Caseine, Reservoir EVP, Global Creative Director] are both amazing people and creatives, and I’m so glad to have them in my corner. The whole Reservoir team is extremely supportive with the best ethos, and I’m looking forward to what the future brings us!”
Reservoir VP of Creative James Cheney added, “Nick’s classical and jazz background gives him a really deep understanding of music and a creative instinct that he brings to every song he works on. We know his keen talent is going to take him far, and we’re honored to support him along the way.”