Adrian L. Miller

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Adrian L. Miller
Music Entertainment Executive, Manager, and Producer Adrian L. Miller.jpg
Born
St. Louis, Missouri,
United States
EducationHistory Major
Occupation
Years active1989 - present
Notable work
Malibu by Anderson .Paak
The Jungle Is The Only Way Out by Mereba
Websitexyion.com

Adrian L. Miller is an American music entertainment executive, manager, music supervisor, and executive producer whose client roster spans Oscar/Emmy/Grammy award nominated and winning artist RZA, Anderson .Paak, Poo Bear, Flo-Rida, Sway & King Tech, Alice Smith, NxWorries, and Mereba. Miller recently teamed up with Delicious Vinyl record label owner Michael Ross and Leslie Cooney to reboot the label, now called Delicious Vinyl Island, whose focus is Caribbean/Future Roots and an eclectic soul R&B outfit called A Tiny Universe with Om'Mas Keith.

In addition to management and label ownership, Miller also currently does music supervision/music consulting for film and television projects, including the RZA-directed film Cut Throat City (Patriot Pictures), the Hulu series Wu-Tang: An American Saga, and the F. Gary Gray-directed Sony release, Men in Black: International (Sony)." As of 2020, he has joined the Music Supervisors Guild.

Miller received the Cannes Lion Award for his work on the 2018 Apple Music Home Pod commercial directed by Spike Jonze.

He has received RIAA certifications for gold and platinum sales in music for roles ranging from songwriter to manager. In 2019, he was awarded a Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance for the song "Bubblin" by Anderson .Paak.[1][2][3]


Career[edit]

Miller began his music career as on air radio host at KBLK in Tulsa, Oklahoma while attending the University of Tulsa.[3] In 1991, Miller became the Director of A&R at Immortal Records; working with Funkdoobiest, Volume 10, Incubus, and Korn. Three years later, at the age of 24, Miller took on his position at Warner Bros. Records as the Director of A&R; working with industry legends, Quincy Jones and Benny Medina. Miller has experience in song writing, production, and artist development. Some artists in both music and film that Miller have worked with include: Giorgio Moroder, DJ Chris Cox, Rage Against the Machine, Cypress Hill, Outkast, Ice Cube, Sugar Ray, Flo Rida, Incubus, and Anderson .Paak.

Music supervision[edit]

  • Cut Throat City, 2020
  • Men In Black, 2019
  • Won Canne Film Festival Golden Lion for Music in commercial Apple Home Pod 2018
  • These 3 Waters, 2019
  • Champions, 1997
  • Move On, 2007

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bradt, George. "A Personal Branding MAP For Leaders". Forbes. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
  2. ^ Setaro, Shawn. "Adrian Miller: How Gambling On Anderson .Paak Paid Off". Forbes. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
  3. ^ a b Johnson, Kevin C. "St. Louis native Adrian Miller is the man behind Grammy nominee Anderson .Paak". St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Retrieved 19 April 2018.

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