Sony Music Germany invests in hip hop label Ragucci & Boldt and reserving company Ibrahim & Boldt
Sony Music Entertainment Germany has invested in the independent hip-hop record label Ragucci & Boldt and the live booking agency Ibrahim & Boldt.
Ragucci & Boldt was founded in Berlin by music manager Ronny Boldt and rapper RAF Camora (alias Raphael Ragucci) and has worked with a number of producers such as TheCratez as well as artists such as Bonez MC, 187 Strassenbande, Ufo361, KC Rebell, Trailerpark, Alligatoah. worked together and more.
Founded by the co-managing directors Ronny Boldt and Massimo Ibrahim in Berlin, Ibrahim & Boldt is active in the field of live promotion, booking and ticketing.
The new partnership, says Sony Music, will give its artists access to the expertise of Boldt’s artist support services, including A&R, marketing, artist management, booking and live opportunities.
Artists led by Ronny Boldt will also have access to Sony Music’s global network and marketing, “as well as the potential for new collaborations with its global repertoire,” said Sony.
The live booking company works with artists like Shindy, Loredana and Bonez MC & RAF Camora.
The investment in Ragucci & Boldt and Ibrahim & Boldt comes almost exactly two years after Sony made a “big hip-hop move in Germany” by signing a partnership agreement for the entire catalog of the two independent labels Selfmade and Division expel.
“We look forward to working with Ronny, RAF, Massimo and everyone at Ragucci & Boldt and Ibrahim & Boldt.”
Patrick Mushatsi-Kareba, Sony Music GSA
Patrick Mushatsi-Kareba, CEO of Sony Music GSA, said: “We are excited to partner with Ronny, RAF, Massimo and everyone at Ragucci & Boldt and Ibrahim & Boldt to bring about the best creative commercial and strategic deals for artists in the country.
“Ronny, whom I have valued as an outstanding music manager and business partner for many years, RAF, who is unparalleled as a creative, and Massimo, who has demonstrated impressive creativity in the live area, are the ideal partners to fulfill this mission. ”
“We have found the ideal partner in Sony Music.”
Ronny Boldt, Ragucci & Boldt
Ronny Boldt said: “With Sony Music we have found the ideal partner to take our structure to the next level and we look forward to working with the Sony Music team.
“We are convinced that this partnership will be a great enrichment for our artists and will bring considerable added value for both companies.”
“I can say that we have created the best possible framework for growth from both perspectives.”
Raphael Ragucci, Ragucci & Boldt
Raphael Ragucci added: “Knowing the business from both an artist and a label perspective, I can say that we have created the best possible framework to grow from both perspectives.
“It has always been important to me to have a personal connection with the people we work with and that the visions and goals fit together. I’m looking forward to the next few years and working with Patrick, Daniel and their team. “Music business worldwide