Nicki Farag (US)

Speaker (Def Jam)

Executive Vice-President Nicki Farag is a 17-year veteran of Def Jam Recordings and the iconic hip-hop label’s first female Head of Promotion. She has been instrumental in breaking dozens of artists and records, notably massive radio success stories from Jay Z, Rihanna, Kanye West and Justin Bieber, she shepherded #1 singles from Alessia Cara and Logic and has had huge crossover success with YG. Farag is a strong advocate for more inclusion and representation in the music industry on all levels.

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