Nova the Rebel and Novastar Music Group sign Worldwide Distribution deal
PR Log - Jan 24, 2013 - CLEVELAND -- Cleveland hip-hop artist, Nova the Rebel and his imprint Novastar Music Group have inked an exclusive worldwide distribution deal through Tri Entertainment Group/Urban City Entertainment/Select-O-Hits Distribution.
Signing with Tri Entertainment Group will allow him to have his debut album in every store—from FYE to Target to the mom and pop stores.
Brian Anthony, Chairman/CEO, Tri Entertainment Group adds, “Innovation is always impactful and something that is groundbreaking but I think that this is something that Nova is bringing back to the state of hip-hop. Hip-hop was all about the lyrical content, the delivery, the originality, etc. all of which I feel Nova possesses. I’m looking forward to getting behind something that not only the world but the hip-hop community and the fans have really been patiently waiting for.
Johnny Roscoe, President, Urban City Records said, “I’m excited about the signing of Nova the Rebel. The future is bright and what we are going to do for Cleveland is going to be major.”
Tri Entertainment Group is an entertainment/multimedia company currently located in Cleveland, Ohio and Atlanta, Georgia. After observing and researching the untapped potential of the Cleveland entertainment market, Tri Entertainment Group has created an outlet for artist to professionally develop their skills, as they prepare for both national and global exposure. With the company being located in two (2) metropolitan areas, Tri Entertainment Group has secured its recognition among Atlanta's record company executives for distribution and operates as the only entity of its kind in the city of Cleveland.
Select-O-Hits is one of the largest independent record distributors in the country, providing services for over 300 independent vendors to all key US music traditional "brick and mortar" retailers, as well as digital media sites such as iTunes and eMusic in Memphis, Tennessee. They have been in business for 50 years and distribute artists that include Eightball & MJG, Pastor Troy, Dondria, Jimmy Buffett, Three Six Mafia, BeBe & CeCe Winans and more.
Nova the Rebel has this to say in regards to this new endeavor, “My team (Novastar Music Group) and I have been working extremely hard, working nonstop in order to garner attention and that’s exactly what we’ve done. This is what we needed in order to expand the brand. I look forward to everything that’s about to happen, not just for me but for my city.”
Nova the Rebel has been tirelessly working on making a name for himself and with seven mixtapes, countless videos, performances at various major festivals, co-signs by major industry professionals and a few awards/nominations under his belt this guy is definitely making waves.