NASHVILLE, Tenn.—GRAMMY®-nominated singer/songwriter Rhett Walker is among four acclaimed artists joining the growing First Company Management family, the firm’s general manager Mike McCloskey announced today.
One of Christian music’s leading full-service entertainment management agencies, First Company has also inked exclusive representation agreements with Jordan St. Cyr, a multi-GMA Canada Covenant Award-winning artist; The Creak Music singer/songwriter Stillman; and social media sensation Joshua Micah.
“Our First Company team is honored to partner with these incredible artists who are already making such an impact in the industry,” said McCloskey. “We’re grateful for the opportunity to walk alongside Rhett, Jordan, Stillman and Joshua to help steward each of their unique artistic endeavors.”
Nominated for a 2013 GRAMMY® Award for the Rhett Walker Band hit single “When Mercy Found Me,” Walker is also a three-time GMA Dove Award nominee. The Rhett Walker Band released two full-length recordings, while Walker’s self-titled debut EP bowed last year from Provident Label Group. In addition to multiple appearances on the legendary Grand Ole Opy, Walker has toured with such artists as Newsboys and MercyMe and has been featured on FOX News and The Huffington Post, among other leading outlets.
Jordan St. Cyr is a 2019 recipient of five GMA Canada Covenant Awards, including Male Vocalist of the Year and Song of the Year for his Canadian chart topper “In My Lifetime.” St. Cyr, who began his career leading worship, is currently at work on a new project, as well as touring throughout the US and Canada.
Singer/songwriter, worship leader and Little Rock, Arkansas, native Jacob Stillman recently signed with The Creak Music (Integrity Music), a Nashville-based independent label founded by the acclaimed production team of David Leonard, Seth Talley and Brad King. Known simply as Stillman, his single “Keep Movin’ On” has been streamed more than a million times across Spotify and Apple Music.
Rising to prominence via the social media app Vine, Joshua Micah has captured the attention of more than 750,000 fans and clocked over 130 million views on Vine and other social platforms. Signed to Chicago-based Hatch Music and booked by Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Micah’s singles “Parachute” and “Who Says?” both hit #1 on Billboard’s Christian Hot AC/CHR chart in 2017.
First Company Management was established in 1995 by Christian music visionary Wes Campbell. Under the guidance of Campbell and Dave Wagner, the firm’s roster includes GRAMMY®-nominated, Platinum-selling Newsboys; GRAMMY®-nominated Gotee Recording artist Ryan Stevenson; modern worship pioneer Martin Smith; Christian radio hitmakers 7eventh Time Down; former Stellar Kart and Audio Adrenaline frontman Adam Agee; Anberlin lead vocalist Stephen Christian; Christian radio breakout artist Cochren & Co.; lauded worship leaders London Gatch and Conrad Johnson; pop singer/songwriter Tasha Layton; and speaker, social media influencer and author Jordan Lee Dooley. In addition, First Company played a significant role in the development of “God’s Not Dead,” one of the most successful faith-based film franchises of all time.