New York, NY…October 23, 2017- Music Choice, the multi-platform video and music network , announced a media partnership with Unconventional Studio’s Celebrity Page, a daily ½ hour celebrity-friendly TV show that entered its 5th season last month and airs in syndication in more than 150 US TV markets and twice daily on the Reelz Channel. Starting today, Music Choice will curate music segments and provide insights and commentary on the latest happenings in music news including the hottest new music videos, album releases, tours and music events. The move signals a critical TV and video expansion by Music Choice into curating music content and co-producing segments for linear TV on a daily, entertainment show. The artist community will benefit from increased exposure in the curated segments.
“Celebrity Page and its producing studio, Unconventional Studios, have been innovators in the entertainment news space with a diversity of topics that go beyond the norm,” said Damon Williams, Senior Vice President, Programming Strategy and Partnerships Music Choice. “This partnership will help bridge the world of entertainment news and music curations by giving viewers an inside look into their favorite emerging and established artists. The cross promotion from Celebrity Page and Music Choice’s network will prove to be a valuable platform for artists who want to connect with their fans. As a leader in the music space we are excited to bring our expertise to an established daily entertainment TV show.”
In addition to co-producing segments on Celebrity Page, Music Choice will be leveraging the content on their platforms as it expands viewing options. Music Choice will be Celebrity Page’s exclusive music partner and in return, give significant media awareness to hundreds of thousands of daily TV viewers of featured artists and their appearances on Music Choice. Unconventional Studios and Music Choice will also co-produce new series concepts in the music space for other cable and broadcast networks leveraging Unconventional Studio’s success with celebrity biopics including Blake Shelton, Mary Tyler Moore, Robin Williams and more. This further expands opportunities for advertising clients who want to associate with music.
“Music Choice is the preeminent name and influencer in the world of music,” said Mark Berryhill, Senior Executive Producer of Celebrity Page and co-owner of Unconventional Studios. “We look forward to expanding their presence on TV, video and future series that tap our access, promotion and high quality, cost-effective production.”
Terms of the partnership were not released.
ABOUT MUSIC CHOICE:
Music Choice, the multi-platform video and music network, delivers its music programming to millions of consumers nationwide through their televisions, online and mobile devices. Music Choice programs dozens of uninterrupted music channels; produces originals that feature today’s hottest established and emerging artists; offers thousands of music videos; and launched Music Choice Play, the music video, lifestyle and entertainment network for Millennials. For additional information log on to www.MusicChoice.com | Twitter: @MusicChoice | Facebook: www.facebook.com/MusicChoice
ABOUT CELEBRITY PAGE AND UNCONVENTIONAL STUDIOS
Unconventional Studios produces branded entertainment content and experiences for video platforms spanning digital, mobile and broadcast television, with studios in New York, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Unconventional Studios produces the daily, syndicated entertainment news show, Celebrity Page, which airs on more than 150 TV stations across the US and on the cable channel Reelz available in more than 70 million homes. Celebrity Page brands itself ‘your entertainment news source’ and is hosted by Sonia Isabelle and Jaymes Vaughan. Trifecta Entertainment & Media syndicates Celebrity Page domestically, and Dick Clark Productions handles worldwide syndication. Mark Berryhill serves as Senior Executive Producer and James Lisi serves as daily Executive Producer. Founded in 2013, Unconventional Studios is led by Berryhill and fellow Executive Producers including Michael D. Kelley, Joe Lovejoy, Tom Molen and Rob Moore. Unconventional Studios has partnerships with Meredith Corporation, TV Guide Magazine, Music Choice and #SeeHer, a gender equality initiative of the Association of National Advertisers.