Imran Malik is a multipurpose brand operating at the epicentre of the creative industry. He is a skilled and experienced entertainment publicist, creative commissioner and brand management expert. Formally working for Sony Music & The Universal Music Group, Imran has taken care of some of the best names in the industry from Bob Dylan to A$AP Rocky & Migos. His current roster includes the likes of J Hus (Mercury Prize & BRIT Awards Nominated), MoStack, Nao (Mercury Prize Nominated), JAE5, Shaybo, Unknown T, Arz, Abra Cadabra & international clients including Bobby Shmurda, Ckay, 6LACK, PARTYNEXTDOOR, SZA, Anderson .Paak, Summer Walker, Teyana Taylor, Noname, French Montana, Migos, Lil Baby, Travis Scott, Joey Bada$$ and many more. Imran Malik Publicity, the publicity arm of his company is one of the most competitive agencies within the entertainment industry. Recently Imran took on a consultancy role as Director of Creative at Parlophone / Warner Music.
As well as this he has his own clothing venture (Farida), Imran also launched an editorial platform and print magazine Equate. Edition Three of the print magazine is out now which features five cover stories.
Imran started his journey at Sony Music over 7 years ago after coming over from Mercury Records. During his time at Mercury, Imran assisted the press office across a range of artist campaigns from the Island Def Jam roster. Prior to this role, Imran’s first music PR role was in the company’s New York office as part of a placement scheme directly assisting then SVP of Artist Relations Laura Swanson. Since his time at Sony Music he has worked across press and/or online PR for a wide range of artists including Bob Dylan, Raphael Saadiq, MS MR, Miguel, Joey Bada$$, Patti Smith, Leonard Cohen, Future, A$AP Rocky, Leon Bridges to name a few.
Imran was appointed Senior Publicist at Columbia Records in January 2015 where he worked across a broad roster including artists like Raury, Mapei, Leon Bridges, A$AP Rocky, DeJ Loaf and many more. During this time Imran was also nominated for Music Week’s 30 Under 30 award. Imran left Sony Music in the summer and decided to venture off on his own and work publicity across a wide range of clients that include Anderson .Paak, Aminé, Bryson Tiller, Common, Dave East, Joey Bada$$, Desiigner, Mick Jenkins, IAMDDB, Lil Yachty, Jhené Aiko, Wyclef Jean, J Hus, YG, BJ The Chicago Kid, A$AP Rocky, Yo Gotti, SZA, Summer Walker, Loski, Unknown T, MoStack, Trippie Redd, Travis Scott, Migos and many more.