Reservoir Media Management Acquires 
TVT Music Publishing Assets

New York, NY

TVT MUSIC PUBLISHING ASSETS Reservoir Media Management announced today that it has acquired 100% of the music publishing assets belonging to TVT Music Enterprises LLC. With this high profile acquisition comes some of the most coveted writers and songs of the past decade headlined by super producer Scott Storch among other writers, producers, and bands. Rell Lafargue, Reservoir’s Senior Vice President comments “Having worked with these songs in the past for almost eight years, I know the history of this talented roster and I’m excited to reconnect. Reservoir is uniquely positioned to bring new opportunity and maximize potential for this catalog.” In addition to Storch, Reservoir adds Devo Springsteen, Big Reese, Nyceboy, the Cinematics, and the Holloways to its already established pool of writers. The catalog itself boasts a wide array of award-winning, chart-topping contemporary hits performed by 50 Cent, Lil Jon, Christina Aguilera, Usher, Justin Timberlake, Ricky Martin, Beyonce, Pink, Ludacris, Mariah Carey, Chris Brown, Fat Joe, Lil Kim, Toni Braxton, Ja Rule, Janet Jackson, John Legend, Dr. Dre, and the Ying Yang Twins.

“We are thrilled to close this deal and continue to enhance the value of the catalog. We welcome these prolific writers to the Reservoir family, and look forward to helping them continue on their already successful paths”, said Golnar Khosrowshahi, President of Reservoir.

Steve Gottlieb, Founder and President of TVT Music added, “I am delighted that this jewel of a catalog with over 100 charting singles and the writers with whom I have been so honored to work with will be in such good hands going forward.” Gottlieb who has long been active in the digital world recently founded Shindig, a platform for online events, gaming and socializing. The web start-up is set to launch later this year.

About Reservoir Media Management

Reservoir Media Management is a full service boutique music publishing company dedicated to building a rich and diverse portfolio of music catalogs. To date, Reservoir has acquired catalogs ranging from modern country hits to pop and R&B from writers John Rich, Big Kenny Alphin, Vicky McGehee, and Bruce Roberts. Reservoir’s copyrights have been recorded by superstar artists such as Aretha Franklin, Barbra Streisand, Big & Rich, Bette Midler, Bon Jovi, Cher, Dolly Parton, Donna Summer, Elton John, Faith Hill, Gretchen Wilson, Heart, Jason Aldean, K.D. Lang, The Pointer Sisters, Roberta Flack, Tim McGraw, Toby Keith, and Trisha Yearwood, among others. Reservoir is based in New York.

Reservoir Media Management Contact: Frantzie Bazile, 212.675.0567 or

TVT/Steve Gottlieb Contact:, 212.699.3650,

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