FOUNDER CEO, PHILYMACK
Phil McIntyre, entrepreneur and a top entertainment executive, is the CEO of Philymack, the entertainment and music management company for multi-platinum artists Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, and Joe Jonas/DNCE.
As a music industry veteran and with an excellent reputation as a creative marketer, he’s credited with spearheading the successful re-branding campaigns for all of his artists in recent years. In 2015, McIntyre who is also a Billboard Power 100 honoree, put Philymack at the forefront of content creation, music, and endorsement landscapes by forging two strategic partnerships: the first one with Roc Nation, and a second one with the launch of Safehouse Records, a joint venture with Nick Jonas, Demi Lovato, and Island Records.
Additionally, in 2016, McIntyre launched Philymack Games, a mobile gaming venture, with Kevin Jonas II, and Roc Nation. Most recently, he was inducted into Fast Company’s “Most Creative People in Business” honorees and currently serves on the advisory board for Ember Technologies.
Demi Lovato is a Grammy nominated and multi-platinum singer, songwriter, actress, advocate, philanthropist, and business woman. She is one of the biggest names on social media with an engaged combined following of over 200 million. Her 2015 album CONFIDENT trended worldwide and hit #1 on iTunes in 37 countries. The 2013 release, DEMI, hit #1 on iTunes in over 50 countries around the world – with the lead single “Heart Attack” earning Platinum status just ten weeks after its release. Lovato’s latest project is the highly-anticipated sixth studio album, TELL ME YOU LOVE ME, which was released in September of 2017 featuring the triple Platinum “Sorry Not Sorry”. Following the album’s release, Lovato premiered the first ever full length YouTube documentary titled “Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated” and is now currently on a world tour.
Multi-platinum and Grammy nominated recording artist, actor, and award winning songwriter Nick Jonas released his self-titled debut solo album in November 2014. The critically-acclaimed album included the double-platinum and #1 U.S. radio hit, “Jealous” and his sultry chart-climbing radio single, “Chains”. As an actor, Jonas garnered unanimous critical praise for his lead role in the 2016 Sundance Film Festival favorite ‘Goat’. Jonas continued acting and starred in the gritty television show ‘Kingdom’, a mixed martial arts drama that premiered in the fall of 2014. In 2017, Jonas took on the role of Jefferson “Seaplane” McDonough alongside Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Kevin Hart in the movie Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle.
Formed in the summer of 2015, DNCE first introduced themselves to audiences worldwide with the release of “Cake By The Ocean”, their now 3x certified platinum-selling breakout smash. The song entered the Top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and became a hit at Top 40 radio where it went on to become one of the most played songs of the year. Global consumption of the song is over 9.5 million adjusted singles, including over 1 billion streams worldwide. Following the success of “Cake By The Ocean”, DNCE went on to release their self-titled debut album which included the singles “Body Moves”, “Toothbrush”, and “Truthfully”. The band recently released two new tracks “Kissing Strangers” featuring Nicki Minaj and “DANCE” which premiered with a Super Bowl commercial in 2018.
THE BAND PERRY
Merging country, pop, and rock elements into a sharp contemporary sound, the Band Perry is comprised of siblings Kimberly Perry (lead vocals, guitar, and piano), Reid Perry (bass guitar), and Neil Perry (drums, mandolin, and accordion). The group officially formed in the summer of 2005, although the siblings had been singing together at home since their childhood years in Mobile, Alabama. Their debut album topped the country charts, hit number two on the Billboard 200, and was supported by months of touring throughout North America and Western Europe. The Band Perry went on to win a Grammy in 2015 for Best Country Duo/Group Performance.
Iggy Azalea is a 4x GRAMMY nominated and multi-platinum Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model who topped the Billboard ‘Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums’ chart as the first female and non-American rapper. A fan of hip-hop music, she moved to America to pursue her music career. While her debut mixtape IGNORANT ART brought her recognition, she shot to fame with her debut studio album THE NEW CLASSIC featuring the singles “Fancy”, “Work”, “Black Widow”, and “Change Your Life”. “Fancy” was the longest-leading Hot 100 #1 hit by a female rapper, Billboard’s 2014 Song of the Summer, iTunes Best Song of 2014, the most-streamed song on Spotify in 2014 and the most watched video on VEVO. In February of 2018, Azalea released “Savior” featuring Quavo off her highly anticipated album SURVIVING THE SUMMER. The song was featured in Monster’s Super Bowl Commercial and was the most Shazamed song during the broadcast.
Boasting infectious choruses and spine tingling guitar riffs, 23 year old Birmingham born singer songwriter Lawrence Taylor is one of 2016’s most talked about artists. Debut track “Waiting For Your Love” immediately earned high praise from Clash Magazine and received airplay from BBC London (Robert Elms Session), Amazing Radio and Radio X (Shock Of The New). Lawrence Taylor’s second track “Bang Bang” began life as Q Magazine’s Track of the Day, and then exploded throughout UK, Europe and North America. The track has earned itself over 11M streams on Spotify and was featured in the New Music Friday playlist in the USA and countless tastemaker playlists such as Alternative RnB. To date, the Bang Bang EP has amassed over 20M Spotify streams helping Taylor reach number 1 on both the Global and US Spotify Viral Chart and HypeMachine Popular chart.
With her smoky, timeless voice, impressive songwriting chops, and youthful take on pop-soul, singer and songwriter Grace Sewell is one of 2016’s freshest success stories. The 19-year-old Brisbane native burst into the public consciousness with her chart-topping debut single “You Don’t Own Me”, a hip-hop-influenced cover of Lesley Gore’s 1963 emancipation anthem of the same title. She injects that same empowered attitude into the sassy, soulful songs she has recorded for her debut full-length album FMA, an acronym for “Forgive My Attitude”. Now on the brink of worldwide stardom, Sewell is ready for people to hear more of what she can do.
Singer/Songwriter Chord Overstreet grew up in Nashville, Tennessee. His father, Paul Overstreet, is a two time Grammy award winner and the recipient of 5 BMI Songwriter of the Year awards. Known for his critically acclaimed role as quarterback turned glee club member Sam Evans on FOX’s Emmy Nominated and Golden Globe winning series “Glee”, Overstreet graduated from high school in 2007 and moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in singing and acting. In 2015, Overstreet became the first artist signed to Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, and Phil McIntyre’s Safehouse Records a joint venture with Island Records. In 2017, his debut EP Tree House Tapes was released featuring the songs “Homeland” and “Hold On”.
Before becoming a front-runner during the eighth season of American Idol, Adam Lambert made his name in the theater world performing alongside Val Kilmer in the debut production of Ten Commandments: The Musical. Following a multi-month run on American Idol and coming in 2nd place, Lambert joined the summer-long American Idol tour and went on to sign to RCA records where he released his debut album FOR YOUR ENTERTAINMENT in 2009. Lambert’s full-length sophomore album TRESPASSING was released in 2012 and in 2014 he announced that he would tour with Queen. In June of 2015, Lambert released his third album THE ORIGINAL HIGH with Warner Bros Records.
Safehouse Records is an American record label created by artists Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas and their manager Phil McIntyre. Announced on May 26, 2015, their goal is to “put artists in control of their art while providing them the best tools to manage their careers”. The first official album to be released from the label was Lovato’s fifth studio album, Confident (2015), followed by Nick Jonas X2, the re-issue of Jonas’ self-titled second album. On December 15, 2015, it was announced the record label signed a joint deal with Universal Music Publishing Group, and also welcomed Chord Overstreet to a publishing deal, as part of Safehouse Publishing.