Niko Moon Celebrates a “Good Time” at First #1 Party

From L-R: SESAC’s Scott Jungmichel, Jordan Minton, Mark Trussell, Niko Moon, Anna Moon, Joshua Murty, and SESAC’s Shannan Hatch

Nashville, Tenn., March 1, 2022 – SESAC hosted a crowd of music industry friends at The Gibson Garage on Monday, February 28th to celebrate Niko Moon’s debut #1 hit “Good Time,” his first as an artist. Co-writers on the song include Niko’s wife, Anna Moon, Jordan Minton, Mark Trussell, and writer/producer Joshua Murty. “Good Time” is certified 2x Platinum by the RIAA and has been streamed over 400 million times. Moon has previously had success as a songwriter, penning #1 hits for artists like Zac Brown Band and Dierks Bentley.

In attendance to honor the songwriters were Shannan Hatch (SESAC), MaryAnn Keen (BMI), Ben Vaughn (Warner Chappell Music), Dennis Reese (Sony), Joe Fisher (Boom Music Group), Kevin Lane (Kobalt), Chris Kappy (MakeWake), Sherod Robertson (MusicRow), and JC Curleigh (Gibson).

The party was held at The Gibson Garage, a new space that opened in June 2021. Gibson CEO JC Curleigh presented Niko with a brand-new Les Paul Gibson guitar in celebration of his #1 smash hit.

SESAC Performing Rights Organization is the second oldest PRO in the U.S.  It drives efficiency in licensing for music users and enhances value for its affiliated writers, publishers, and composers by providing timely, efficient royalty collection and distribution. SESAC PRO represents over 30,000 songwriters and film composers from a broad range of genres including artists such as Adele, Burna Boy, Christophe Beck, Rosanne Cash, David Crosby, Neil Diamond, Bob Dylan, Lalah Hathaway, Kesha, Gabriel Mann, R.E.M., and many more. SESAC Music Group is a leader and innovator in music licensing that administers public performance, mechanical, and other rights through SESAC PRO and its affiliates including The Harry Fox Agency, Rumblefish, and Mint Digital Services. SESAC Music Group has offices in New York, Nashville, Los Angeles, London and Munich.


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