A wave of newness is rippling through the music industry, spearheaded by the entrepreneurial spirit of D’Anthony Bly, often recognized as “D Bly”. A champion for fresh talent and longtime manager for the sensational Coi Leray, Bly has embarked on an exciting journey with the launch of his novel management company, 11 11 Management.
A New Chapter Begins
The Boston-born entrepreneur is no stranger to the industry. Having grown up with Leray, Bly has been instrumental in shaping her brand and expanding her repertoire. The platinum hit “Players”, along with other successful singles like “No More Parties”, “Big Purrd”, “Twinnem”, and “Blick Blick” featuring Nicki Minaj, are all testament to their fruitful collaboration.
11 11 Management is set to retain Leray as a client, a move that only strengthens their bond and mutual dedication. The goal? To scout and nurture up-and-coming talent, propelling them to the next level in their creative journeys.
“Everything about this is new. We aren’t following any formulas or algorithms, but we’re finding talent we believe in and taking it to the next level.” – D’Anthony Bly
Building Brands and Breaking Barriers
While helping artists build their brand, Bly also focuses on forming strategic alliances with renowned industry players. Under his careful stewardship, Leray scored a spot on the “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” soundtrack, and developed partnerships with high-profile brands like Meta, YSL, Marc Jacobs, and Fendi.
His vision doesn’t stop at music. Bly is currently assisting Leray in establishing her very own production company, “Trendsetter Studios”, further broadening her influence in the entertainment industry.
A Longstanding Partnership
Leray’s faith in Bly is unwavering. In a heartfelt statement, she expressed her gratitude for his continuous support.
“I wouldn’t want to be in this industry without D Bly. He has opened so many doors for me and has been in my corner since the very start. He is truly a star quality manager. We are really here forever, this about longevity.” – Coi Leray
Creating Safe Spaces in the Music Industry
Bly’s dedication extends beyond the realm of music. He’s committed to championing women in the industry and fostering an environment where talent feels heard, respected, and most importantly, safe. This initiative resonates strongly with Gina Greiss, 11 11 Management’s general manager.
“Working with D Bly has given me the opportunity to experience the music industry in an innovative way. His ability to master any given task has changed the way we perceive entrepreneurship in music.” – Gina Greiss
D’Anthony Bly’s launch of 11 11 Management signals a fresh direction in talent management. His commitment to building brands, empowering artists, and fostering safe environments is not only redefining industry standards but also setting a solid foundation for the future of music.
This article is just the beginning. Stay tuned as we delve deeper into Bly’s remarkable journey and the exciting developments at 11 11 Management.