Written by Beatstars
A2IM Featured Executive is a weekly spotlight on independent music industry executives you should be keeping an eye on. This week, meet Abe Batchon, founder and CEO of Beatstars.
Abe Batshon is the founder and CEO of BeatStars, a music marketplace and publishing platform that has revolutionized how artists sell and distribute their music.
Today, BeatStars is one of the leading music tech companies that has connected over 5 million creators across the globe, led to countless charting songs, and paid out over $200 million to its community. In 2008, Abe founded BeatStars, determined to help independent musicians succeed.
Some of the biggest hits in music have been created on the platform, including Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road,” Muni Long’s “Hrs & Hrs,” D4VD’s “Romantic Homicide,” Cardi B’s “Up,” Emmy Meli’s “I AM WOMAN,” and more. Abe continues to innovate and expand BeatStars, constantly searching for new ways to empower artists and connect them with fans worldwide.Attending SXSW?
Catch Abe as part of “The Creator’s Economy: From Beats to Billboard” panel on Wednesday, March 15, 2023, from 2:30p-3:30p CST at the Austin Convention Center, Room 18AB.
Learn more about the panel here: https://schedule.sxsw.com/2023/events/PP1143038