Founded in 2011 in Paris, Furst Agency is a Label & Artist services company now based in London. Our team will manage and execute all marketing aspects of your upcoming releases.
We offer a full range of services including global marketing strategies, PR, streaming and social media campaigns.
We will also connect your project with music professionals: A&Rs, producers/ songwriters, managers, DSP’s editors…
For the past 9 years, we have worked on campaigns for international artists including Janet Jackson, Bob Sinclar, Cimo Fränkel, Shaima, Seyi Shay, Runtown…
About Fabien Furst, Founder/ 10 years experience in the music industry:
2008-2011: Graduated from EFAP (Media & Communication School) in Paris, Fabien Furst started his career as a Social Media Manager for a major radio music station in France, NRJ, where he worked on digital campaigns for Prince, Mariah Carey, Justin Bieber, Shakira, Sade, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Cheryl Cole and Leona Lewis.
2011-2013: Launch of Furst Agency in Paris with a long-term partnership with Warner Music France. Collaborations with Universal Music France and Sony Music France (Cher Lloyd, Rebecca Ferguson).
2014: Furst Agency designed the Social Media Campaign for French/ Portuguese superstar, David Carreira. His album debuted at #4 in the official French charts and became certified GOLD one month after its release.
2015: Fabien Furst exported Furst Agency into the United Kingdom and worked on PR campaigns in Paris for X Factor UK 2008 winner Alexandra Burke and X Factor UK 2014 sensation Jordan Morris.
2015/2016: For two consecutive years, Furst Agency designed voting campaigns for Warner Music France’s artists Shy’m (2015) and TAL (2016). Both won “Best French Female” during the ceremony in Cannes. The agency and the record label built an exclusive partnership with SnapChat for the awards show in 2016.
2017: New partnership with the French independent label Play Two in Paris. Together they charted three number one albums in the official French charts (Kids United, Sardou et Nous, MC Solaar) and received a platinum and double platinum album for their work on Kids United and Sardou et nous’ projects.
2018: Furst Agency signs with Cinq Music/ Rhythm Nation Records in Los Angeles. The agency ran the digital marketing and PR campaigns in Europe (France/ UK) for Janet Jackson‘s “Made For Now”(feat. Daddy Yankee), including a worldwide partnership with Deezer.
2019: The agency is in charge of the project management in Europe for British Pakistani singer/songwriter Shaima (BBC Music Introducing artist) and Nigerian superstars Seyi Shay and Runtown. Furst Agency is also representing Dutch singer/ songwriter/ producer Cimo Fränkel.