Birmingham, U.K.-based Moviebox, one of the world's leading Asian music publishing companies, has joined British composer/publisher collecting agency MCPS-PRS Alliance as a direct member for the world. "A substantial and successful Asian music catalog is now easily available for use by music users in their businesses, including broadcasters," the MCPS-PRS said in a statement Dec. 5.

Music users with a PRS licence will have access to the entire Moviebox catalog which contains thousands of Asian music titles and portfolios from writers and performers including Gurdas Maan, B21, Jazzy B, Sukshinder Shinda, Bally Jagpal, Shazia Manzoor and Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan.