Face The Music w/ Mira Silvers FORT Agency
Originally from Atlanta, Mira Silvers is a young music executive & polymath, who serves as the General Manager/Co-Founder of VICEVERSA, an emerging social-based record label and artist incubation platform. Additionally, she is an artist manager and the Head of Music at FORT, an independent female-led and Brown-owned agency focusing on a highly curated roster of artist for live development. At FORT, she’s worked with a range of artists like rapper bbymutha, 2020 Polaris Prize Winner Backxwash, British multidisciplinary artist GLOR1A, Amapiano-duo Zandoli II, Baltimore rapper Butch Dawson (Asylum Records), LA-based pop singer Ryahn, French Neo-Soul singer-songwriter Imane, and more. She divides her time between Chicago + Montreal and has collaborated with folks like Dianne Garcia (for TDE/Kendrick Lamar), Ashley Weston (for the late Chadwick Boseman/Variety), COLORSXSTUDIOS, Red Bull Music (US), Highsnobiety, SSENSE, Savoir Faire, Adidas, SXSW, Kitsuné, and Tidal, to name a few collaborators. Having cut her teeth as an agent, Mira still is heavily involved in live music still working as an agent to select roster. She has placed her clients on N. American tours with Earl Sweatshirt, Kali Uchis x Jorja Smith, JPEGMAFIA, Masego, Kllo, Rejjie Snow, as well as headline tours in Europe, Australia, & N. America. Other musicians her clients have performed with include: Kilo Kish, Kelela, Danny Brown, IDK, & more. As an advocate for economic self-determination for underserved communities, Mira serves as a Director, Board of Directors at the MMF Canada (Music Managers Forum) advocating at different federal levels & other organizations. In 2020, Shesaid.so named Mira Silvers an honoree to their 2020 ALT POWER MUSIC LIST juried by Native Instruments, SONOS, Instagram Music, and Water & Music. In 2021, A2IM, invited Mira Silvers to speak about young manager’s expectations and philosophies for Indie Week.