Warner/Chappell Music has extended its publishing agreement with songwriter/producer Timbaland and has acquired his extensive catalog of nearly 400 copyrights.

Warner/Chappell Music has extended its publishing agreement with songwriter/producer Timbaland and has acquired his extensive catalog of nearly 400 copyrights.

The catalog includes more than 40 Top 10 songs on various Billboard charts including Missy Elliott's 2001 char-topper "Get Ur Freak On," Justin Timberlake's Grammy Award-winning "Cry Me a River" and Nelly Furtado's current single, "Promiscuous."

"With his ability to transcend genres and his track record of creative innovation, Timbaland has built a reputation as one of music's most diverse and prolific songwriters, performers and producers," says Richard Blackstone, Warner/Chappell chairman/CEO. "Warner/Chappell is delighted to continue and expand our successful partnership with Timbaland and remain committed to developing new opportunities for his first-rate catalog and ever-impressive songwriting skills."

During his more than 10-year career, in addition to working with Missy Elliott, and Furtado, Timbaland has collaborated with artists including: Jay-Z, Ginuwine, Destiny's Child, Aaliyah, Bubba Sparxx, LL Cool J, Tweet, Lil' Kim, Bjork, Hillary Duff and Jennifer Lopez.

Chris Hicks, Warner/Chappell's VP of Urban A&R commented, "From Jay-Z and Aaliyah to Missy Elliott and Justin Timberlake, Tim simply brings out the best in everything he touches. He exemplifies a level of consistency that is extremely rare in the urban music business."

Timbaland executive produced Nelly Furtado's new album "Loose" which debuted at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 200 album chart, and co-wrote nine of the 12 songs on that album. His upcoming projects include Justin Timberlake's highly-anticipated sophomore album.