Just two weeks after that Not-so-friendly breakup from Warner Music Brazilian superstar revealed anitta Signed with Universal Republic Recordssources close to the deal say Variation. Cumhuriyet refused requests for comment.
Led by Brandon Silverstein at S10 Entertainment, the singer left Warner after spending 11 years with the company and making great efforts with the company’s Warner Records label to break the singer in the US. ” was published a little over a year ago. Despite a blockbuster performance at last year’s Coachella festival, an international hit with “Envolver” reaching over 500 million streams on Spotify, and collaborations on the album with hit producers like Max Martin, Ryan Tedder, and Stargate – Saweetie, Missy Elliott, Speaking of Khalid and Maluma’s specialties – the album did not become a hit in the US, but he remains a superstar in Latin America and elsewhere.
While making significant headway in the US – winning an MTV Video Music Award, receiving a Grammy nomination for best new artist and hosting the Latin Grammy Awards – he left the company; Sources say he paid “millions” to get out of his contract.
“After eleven years of successful partnership, we have decided to part ways,” the record label and artist said in a statement. “Anitta would like to thank the Warner Music team for all their support. And the Warner team wishes Anitta the best in the future.”
Shortly before leaving, Anitta expressed his displeasure with the company on social media by posting various notes about attention and lack of communication.
In a screenshot of an email he allegedly sent to the CEO of one of Warner’s various music divisions, he claimed he was forced to ask the record label to do things “naturally you should,” and ended his discussion by stating: “He was going to hire a new person. [whose] there will be work [to] ‘Ask Warner to do his chores every day.’”
“When you’re young and still don’t know much, you need to be very careful with what you sign,” he wrote on Twitter. “I asked the company to do the simple job they had to do: promote my music,” he wrote on Instagram.
While Anitta wasn’t clear on these shortcomings, she hinted that she felt pressured to include featured artists to boost her chances on a hit song. Anitta is in a league of its own in her native Brazil, carrying a social media following between Instagram and Twitter with 84 million followers.