Chuck Flood

Chuck Flood, a renowned business manager who played a pivotal role in launching and supporting countless artists’ careers, died on July 21, 2023. He was 78. 

Born in Waco, Texas, Flood moved to Nashville after attending Baylor University. His career, which stretched four decades, included stops at Capitol and Warner Bros. Records working in the A&R and national promotional departments. In 1986, he founded Chuck Flood & Associates and later joined forces with Frank Bumstead, Mary Ann McCready, and John McCarthy forming today’s FBMM. Over the years, FBMM has elevated the careers of numerous A-list artists including Kelly Clarkson, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift, and Keith Urban.