Gallo Record Company is pleased to officially announce a deal with 19 Recordings Inc , making it the proud label partner to the esteemed 2016 season of IDOLS SA.
Gallo has exclusive rights to sign contestants of the popular Television Competition series. It will release singles for the Top 3 contestants. The Season 12 Winner however, gets an automatic exclusive recording deal with the label, and a guaranteed album release on CD and Digital.
Gallo has been working closely with the show’s local producers, agents and the team at M-Net / Mzansi Magic up until this point.
“It’s fantastic to be associated with the prestige of the IDOLS brand and successes with artists who have gone on to have firmly established careers in the music business, past winners like Heinz Winckler, Elvis Blue, Musa Sukwene and Khaya Mthethwa to previous Idols contestants like Graeme Watkins. Gallo is proud to be associated with Idols and looking forward to working with the winner and any other possible contestants we may end up recording” - says Rob Cowling, Gallo’s Music Group’s Label Services Manager.
The competition is heating up as contestants are now entering the Top 10 after Sunday night’s results show.