Belmont alumnus, Ben Vaughn, has been named to Billboard’s “Top 40 Under 40” list.
Vaughn serves as executive vice president at Warner/Chappell Nashville. Under Vaughn, the publishing company earned ASCAP’s award for Top Country Publisher in 2013. He also signed a co-publishing deal with mega producer Jay Joyce who has worked with artists such as Eric Church, Little Big Town and The Wallflowers. He joins young executives on the list from Disney, UMG, CAA, Interscope Records, Spotify, SoundCloud, Dick Clark Productions and more. Vaughn graduated from the music business program at Belmont in 1999.