CEO & TALENT CURATOR
With more than thirty years’ experience working as a professional independent executive, Vicky Hamilton has developed the contacts and street credit necessary to propel Dark Spark Music and its artists to success. As a Grammy award-winning music industry executive, personal manager and writer, Vicky has been featured in VH-1’s “Behind the Music” and “Driven,” with additional appearances on The BBC, The Biography Channel and other documentaries.
As one of the most successful female music executives in history, Vicky’s acts have sold over 250 million units worldwide for an estimated gross revenue of $2.5 Billion USD combined. She discovered and developed several internationally acclaimed acts including Guns N’ Roses, Motley Crue, Poison, Faster Pussycat, and many others. Vicky has partnered with top music executives, label heads, managers, agents, producers, top social marketing executives, and promoters. Relentless in her pursuit of success for the artists she works with, Vicky is extremely tenacious; when she believes, she always perseveres.
Vicky has been an A&R executive at Geffen, Capitol, and Vapor Records, and has previously owned and operated a successful independent record label, to which she signed June Carter Cash and subsequently won a Grammy for June’s record.
Currently, Vicky is finishing a worldwide book tour for her memoir, Appetite For Dysfunction, while managing and consulting for several music acts and developing both a TV series and documentary film.