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ADA Canada Signs Global Distribution Deal with MDM Recordings

ADA CANADA, arm of Warner Music Canada, proudly announces a new global distribution deal with MDM Recordings.



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ADA CANADA, the independent label and artist services arm of Warner Music Canada, proudly announces a new global distribution deal with MDM Recordings. Founded by industry veteran Mike Denney, MDM Recordings has established itself as a powerhouse in the country music scene, nurturing award-winning talents such as Jess Moskaluke, Charlie Major, and The Redhill Valleys. The label also represents promising newcomers Savannah Jade and Josh Stumpf.

As MDM Recordings celebrates its 16th year, the label reflects on a history of success with notable Canadian country acts, including Chad Brownlee, Tyler Joe Miller, Bobby Wills, and Don Amero. The label’s impressive track record includes over 450 million global streams and more than 500,000 physical units sold. Recognized for its excellence, MDM Recordings has twice been awarded Record Label of the Year at the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) Awards. Mike Denney has been honoured with the Record Company Person of the Year title three times and has overseen seven CCMA Award wins for their artists.

Mike Denney, founder of MDM Recordings, comments:

“MDM Recordings has always been about fostering incredible talent and sharing their music with the world. This partnership with ADA Canada marks an exciting new chapter for us. We are thrilled to leverage ADA’s extensive global network to bring our artists’ music to an even broader audience.”

Greg Morris, VP of ADA Canada, says, “Mike Denney had a vision 16 years ago to create MDM Recordings, and he has done incredible work building it into what it is today. It has an excellent track record of discovering and developing country artists, and has regularly been recognized as one of the best country labels in Canada. I’m proud that Mike has entrusted ADA Canada to support and grow his business, and am excited to work with him and his team to grow his artists’ success, and help them connect with their fans around the world.”

Through this exclusive distribution deal, ADA Canada and MDM Recordings aim to amplify the presence of Canadian country music on the world stage, ensuring that the distinct voices and stories of their artists resonate with a global audience.

Lover of all things music, Vanessa De La Rosa has been involved in the music scene most of her life in different capacities. All genres welcome, she is a past master in the art of "nerding-out" with music, and is excited to explore that passion by sharing the stories of artists everywhere. Fan of: Festivals, gear, music production, all genres, supporting artists, concerts, and merch!