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Influencer Social Media Contacts

Comprehensive list of music industry influencers to contact on social media.


This is a list of music industry influencers that you should be connecting and building with by following them on Twitter and IG and sliding into their DMs to introduce yourself, network, and market your music. You may have heard of some of these people but most of them, probably not; but rest assured, all of these people hold sway in the music industry.

Tips for sliding in the DM:

1. Be brief;

2. Be clear;

3. Ask for what you want;

4. Be friendly and say one thing you like about the Twitter or Instagram profile

5. Be patient waiting for a response

6. Be persistent, but not aggressive 

*You just want a yes or no; there's no need to go into too much detail

If you've found some influencers that you want to contact, click Twitter or Instagram 


Connor Franta, YouTuber, Entrepreneur, Founder/Heard Well Music Label - Twitter | Website

DJ Khaled, Producer, Radio Personality, DJ, Record Label Executive - Twitter | Instagram

Jill Mapes, Senior Editor/Pitchfork - Twitter | Website

Mona Scott-King, CEO/Founder, Monami Entertainment - Twitter

Mike Caren, Warner Music Group; Artist Publishing Group & Artist Partner - Twitter

Dallas Martin, SVP of A&R Atlantic Records/Bluprint Ent., CEO - Twitter | Instagram

Sandi Borchetta, SVP Creative Big Machine Label Group, Clothing designer generating apparel - Twitter | Website

John Ehmann, SVP/A&R Interscope Records - Twitter | Instagram

Tyler Brown, Head of A&R/Syco (Sony Subsidiary) - Twitter

Scooter Braun, Owner of SB Projects, a diversified entertainment and media company with ventures integrating music, film, and TV - Twitter | Website

Ethiopia Habtermariam, President, Urban Music/Co-Head, Creative – Universal Music Publishing Group - Twitter

Kenny Hamilton, Partner of H.Wood Group, Music manager/marketer. Social Media Influencer - Twitter | Website | Instagram

Big Billy Clark, Executive Vice President/Hitmakers, VP/Allegory Talent Agency - Twitter | Website | Instagram

Michael Rapino, President/CEO Live Nation Entertainment - Twitter

Sylvia Rhone, President/Epic Records - Twitter

Aton Ben-Horin, Global Vice President, A&R- Warner Music Group | Manager - Twitter

Brandon Creed, CEO/The Creed Co. - Twitter

Ty Stiklorius, Founder/FriendsAtWork. Co-Founder, #FREEAMERICA. Partner/GetLiftedFilmCo. - Twitter | Website

Aaron Reid, son of Epic Records chief L.A. Reid, A&R executive/Epic Records - Twitter | Instagram

Bobby Campbell, Manager/Artist Nation (talent management) division of Live Nation - Twitter | Instagram

Irving Azoff, Azoff Music Management - Twitter

Alexandra Patsavas, Chop Shop Music - Twitter | Website

Guy Oseary, Manager, Maverick/Artist Nation - Twitter | Instagram

Jessica Hopper, Music critic and author - Twitter

Daniel Ek, CEO and Founder of Spotify - Twitter

Pasquale Rotella, Founder and CEO of Insomniac( the producer of festivals such as EDC, Nocturnal Wonderland, etc.) - Twitter | Instagram

Anya Grundmann, VP/Programming & Audience Development, NPR - Twitter

Aaron Bay-Schuck, President of A&R at Interscope Geffen A&M - Twitter 

Cortez Bryant, Manager/Young Money, Maverick - Instagram | Twitter | Website

Alex Da Kid, Producer, Founder/KIDinaKORNER Records - Twitter

Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Grammy winning songwriter, music executive, TV producer, and music publisher - Twitter

Ron Perry, Chairman & CEO, Columbia Records - Twitter

Eric Alper, Freelance Music Publicist, SiriusXM Host - Twitter

Alexander Ljung, CEO/Founder, Soundcloud - Twitter

Debra Lee, CEO/BET Network - Twitter