Irreverent rap/reggaeton duo Calle 13 has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with Warner/Chappell Music, Billboard.biz has learned. The deal covers Calle 13's catalog of work, including their 2005 debut album "Calle 13" and their current album, "Residente of Visitante" as well as future compositions. The group is signed to Sony BMG Latin.

Calle 13, comprised of brothers Rene "Residente" Joglar and Eduardo "Visitante" Cabra, won a Latin Grammy for Best New artist in 2006 and have collaborated with several major acts, including Alejandro Sanz and Nelly Furtado.

"Calle 13's innovative sound, energetic live shows and critically acclaimed lyrics have established them as first rate performers and songwriters," said Gustavo Menendez, regional director for Warner/Chappell Music, Latin America.

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