Amazon Music has promoted Ryan Redington to General Manager. In his new role, he will oversee artist and genre marketing, label and artist relations, playlisting and programming, livestreams and editorial content, physical merchandise and artist analytics. Redington began his career at Amazon on the video team and later moved to the physical side of the organization, focusing on CDs and vinyl. In 2014, he joined the digital team that launched Amazon Music.
“Amazon Music already pays rightsholders billions annually, and under Ryan’s leadership we will continue to build a foundation to help artists scale and monetize their fanbases in new ways,” said Steve Boom of Amazon’s Senior Leadership team.
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