Allan splits with Universal
Friday, July 29, 2022
– Gary Allan and his longstanding label home, Universal Music Group Nashville, have split, Allan disclosed today.
"For the last 25 years plus, UMG Nashville has been my record label home. I am very thankful to the staff members at Decca, MCA and EMI for the belief and support they have had in me, but it now time for a new adventure. I am excited for what the future holds and look forward to sharing more news soon."
Allan debuted with "Used Hart for Sale" in 1996 on Decca, switched to MCA Nashville for this third album, "Smoke Rings in the Dark, in 1999 and remained there through the release of his most recent disc, "Ruthless," out on EMI in June 2021.
Allan has not had a song break the top 40 since "It Ain't the Whiskey" in 2013. That song went Gold.
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