MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The trust company overseeing Prince’s estate has picked Spotify executive Troy Carter, the former manager for Lady Gaga and Meghan Trainor, as its entertainment adviser.
Carter told Billboard and Variety about his Comerica Bank & Trust appointment this week. The company confirmed it in a separate statement to the trade publications. Carter says he’s humbled to work with Prince’s family and Comerica to advance Prince’s musical legacy.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Tornado Warnings Expire, But Severe Storms Still A Threat
Carter takes over a role previously shared by entertainment lawyer L. Londell McMillan and music business executive Charles Koppelman. They were brought in by Bremer Trust, which temporarily administered the estate after Prince died April 21 of an accidental drug overdose. Comerica took over the permanent role of running the estate in February.READ MORE: Deputy Opens Fire During Struggle With Suspect Near Litchfield, Sheriff Says
Carter will continue as at Spotify’s global head of creative services.MORE NEWS: 72-Year-Old Fargo Woman Killed In Douglas County Crash
(© Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)