We are very excited to announce the addition of our first TV royalty auction! The catalog, provided by Jared Robert, features the hit single "Make Up Your Mind" from the long-running TV sitcom Fresh Prince of Bel Air, as well as, a number of other songs in popular TV shows.
The auction will run from Aug. 12 until Aug. 29 at 2:00 PM EST. Good luck bidding and for any questions about this auction listing, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Here are the details of the auction (View full listing):
Average Yearly Royalties
Length of Investment
Life of the author plus 70 years
"Make Up Your Mind" (Tatyana Ali)
"Every Day of the Week" (JADE)
TV Syndication and Licensing Placements
Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Beverly Hills 90210, Melrose Place, Days of Our Lives and General Hospital
CATALOG BACKGROUND INFO
“Make Up Your Mind” is the featured song on the popular episode, “The Client”, from the 90s sitcom Fresh Prince of Bel Air. The show, starring Will Smith and Tatyana Ali, ran for 17 years and continues to be was one of the longest running shows in recent TV history.
Originally airing on NBC, the Fresh Prince of Bel Air continues to be released in syndication today on channels such as TBS, Nick at Night, TV Land, The Family Channel and many more worldwide. Warner Home Video has also released the Complete 1st-6th Season on DVD worldwide over the past 10 years, with the most recent release being in April 2011.
“Every Day of the Week” is a hit single performed by JADE. In addition to being one of the 90’s top selling R&B groups, JADE’s “Every Day of the Week” was also used in numerous episodes of Beverly Hills 90210, Melrose Place, All My Children and General Hospital. The song, from the album Mind Body and Song, reached the #12 spot on the Billboard Top 40 and remained on the charts for 20 weeks.
Jerald’s catalog for auction also includes a number of smaller songs used in a variety of TV programs.
ABOUT ROBERT JARED
Robert Jerald has been writing and producing music for over 20 years, signing with Almo/ Irving music publishing as a writer in the early 90’s. His music catalogue consists of almost every style from Jazz, R & B, Pop, to Hip Hop and Film Scores.
Rob has worked with and recorded songs for many industry artists, including Herb Alpert, Nancy Wilson, Jade, Five Star, Tatyana Ali and many more. He has also collaborated and co-produced along side Americas top producers such as David Foster, Harvey Mason Jr. and Randy Jackson of American Idol.
The success of his hit song “Everyday of the Week” caused the result of a gold album as part of his accomplishments.
Although Robert has had several placements amongst recording artist, his forte lies with composing songs for film and Television. His music can be found on several television shows throughout the world, including Young and the Restless, Melrose Place, Beverly Hills 90210, Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Days of our Lives, General Hospital and more.
Robert also had the privilege of scoring “Colors Straight Up”, an independent film documentary that went on to be nominated for an Academy award.