John Janick
Fab Fernandez
United States
2020

Interscope Geffen A&M

John
Janick

Chairman / CEO

Under Janick, Interscope leads the industry in overall album consumption, with only one competitor nearing its 10.19% market share. That reflects more than 100 platinum or multi-platinum tracks and 25 platinum or multi-platinum albums, while the company’s 2019 breakout artist Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas nabbed 11 awards at the 2020 Grammys, with Eilish becoming only the second artist and first female to win best album, song and new artist in one night. When COVID-19 hit, Janick sprung to action and reviewed how Interscope’s ranks were coping with the pandemic. The company’s industry-leading performance remains a testament to the flexibility and innovation of its people during a time of dramatic upheaval.

Career

  • Fueled By Ramen
  • Universal Music Group

Education

  • University of Florida (FL, USA)
  • University of South Florida (FL, USA)

Variety Honors

  • 2019 Variety500 Honoree
  • Variety Hitmakers
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Interscope Geffen A&M Rides Hits by Billie Eilish, DaBaby, Lil Mosey and Trevor Daniel to Label of the Year Honors

Interscope Geffen A&M Rides Hits by Billie Eilish, DaBaby, Lil Mosey and Trevor Daniel to Label of the Year Honors

Like many music companies, Interscope Geffen A&M started off 2020 full of optimism. Streaming had fueled several consecutive years of growth, touring was booming and the label had a huge presence at the Grammy Awards, when breakout star Billie Eilish and her brother, producer Finneas, collectively won 10 awards, including a rare sweep of the top four categories: album, record and song of the year and best new artist.That optimism was severely challenged in the following months as the industry...

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