EXCLUSIVE: Joe Brauner has joined WME as an agent in the music department. He was previously a music agent at CAA, and he is bringing over longtime clients Norah Jones and Amos Lee. This comes at a time when Jones’ latest record, Little Broken Hearts, was released on May 1, 2012 and debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard charts. The record comes a decade after her debut album, Come Away With Me, sold over 40 million records worldwide. She will begin her US tour this June.
Lee toured worldwide to support his fourth studio album, Mission Bell, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard charts in 2011. He recently recorded a song with Zac Brown Band for their upcoming album and performed with them at New Orleans Jazz Fest. Lee is currently writing material for his new album.
Jones and Lee will be repped by WME in North America only.