Garth Brooks, the top-selling solo artist in U.S. history, has signed an exclusive global representation deal with WME as reported by the The Hollywood Reporter.
The agency will represent Brooks in all areas including music, film, television, books and endorsements. Rob Beckham, partner and co-head of the WME Nashville office, will lead the global team at WME overseeing Brooks’ representation. Brooks continues to be managed by Bob Doyle & Associates.
Brooks is the top touring artist in country music history. His current tour, The Garth Brooks World Tour, his first in 13 years, has broken ticket sales records in 35 cities. Brooks recently awarded a fan for attending his concert with the 4 millionth ticket sold to one of his shows. Brooks released his self-titled debut album in 1989 and is now certified by the RIAA as the No. 1-selling solo artist in U.S. history with over 136 million albums. He also is the only solo artist to have six albums surpass the 10 million mark, including No Fences, Ropin’ the Wind, The Hits, Garth Brooks, Sevens and Double Live. Brooks’ albums have spent more weeks at No. 1 on the album sales charts than any other artist.
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