Huge Loud Data’ Clay Hunnicutt has stepped down as president of the Nashville impartial label.
Hunnicutt, who appeared on Billboard’s Nation Energy Gamers listing in June, confirmed the information to Billboard.
“I leave Big Loud knowing that we started something very special and look forward to seeing how this incredible roster of artists continue to take it to the next level,” he stated in assertion to Music Row, which broke the information. “I’ll never forget the amazing memories made as I venture into future opportunities. Thank you to this team who defies the odds and makes Big Loud truly great.”
The label’s Morgan Wallen topped Billboard’s Nation Airplay and Nation Songs charts in June with “Whiskey Glasses.” Different acts on the roster embrace Jake Owen, Chris Lane, Morgan Ramsey and MacKenzie Porter.
Huge Loud Data was based by Craig Wiseman, Joey Moi, Kevin “Chief” Zaruk and Seth England with Hunnicutt main the label since its 2015 launch. He joined from iHeartMedia, the place he labored greater than 15 years.
“Big Loud is grateful for our time spent with Clay (Hunnicutt) heading our Records team. He is a top-rate executive, incredible leader, and one of the hardest-working professionals we’ve ever met,” the foursome stated in a press release. “Clay’s future is limitless, and we look forward to collaborating with him in the years to come. We can’t thank you enough, Clay.”
A alternative for Hunnicutt will likely be named shortly, in line with a consultant for the label.