BMG Songs

  1. UMPG Integrates BMG Publishing Execs

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Publishing Group's integration of BMG Music Publishing, purchased last September, with Universal Music Publishing continues. The company has revealed some key staff appointments as well as a few departures. "UMPG already ...

  2. American Idol Rocker Chris Daughtry Signs With BMG Songs

    November 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST BMG Songs has signed a worldwide co-publishing agreement with American Idol rocker Chris Daughtry, whose self-titled debut album on RCA Records currently sits at No. 2 on The Billboard 200 (Dec. 9). Daughtry, the fourth-place finalist from the fif ...

  3. Rich, James, Rutherford Top ASCAP Country Honors

    October 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Legendary songwriter Jimmy Webb, John Rich, Brett James, Rivers Rutherford and SONY/ATV Music Publishing were among the top honorees at the 2006 ASCAP Country Music Awards, held Oct. 23 in Nashville. Legendary songwriter Jimmy Webb, John Rich, Bre ...

  4. BMG Songs Up Thompson

    May 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Derrick Thompson promoted to senior VP, urban music BMG Songs has promoted Derrick Thompson to senior VP, urban music. He will continue to oversee all urban creative activities for the company, including signing and developing writer/producers and ...

  5. BMG Songs Signs Lupe Fiasco

    March 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST Debut album expected this summer. BMG Songs entered into a global co-publishing agreement with Lupe Fiasco, the Chicago-based rapper featured on Kanye West's "Touch the Sky," which he co-wrote. Fiasco's debut album, "Food ...

  6. BMG Music Publishing Ups Brodsky

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Takes on senior VP role. BMG Music Publishing Worldwide promoted Peter Brodsky to senior VP, legal & business affairs. He continues to be based in New York reporting to chairman/CEO Nicholas Firth. Brodsky will continue to oversee all legal an ...

  7. BMG Songs Ups Nashville Exec Stuve

    March 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Longtime exec Karen Conrad exiting. BMG Songs has promoted Ron Stuve to VP of A&R/GM in the Nashville office. He replaces longtime senior VP Karen Conrad, who is exiting. BMG Songs is expected to announce details of an ongoing relationship wit ...

  8. Beats & Rhymes

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Xzibit continues to ride the wave of success with an exclusive worldwide publishing deal with BMG Songs. Read this week's column written by Gail Mitchell in Los Angeles. Xzibit continues to ride the wave of success with an exclusive worldwide ...

  9. BMG Songs Signs Xzibit

    December 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Xzibit has signed an exclusive worldwide publishing deal with BMG Songs. Today he releases his fifth album, "Weapons of Mass Destruction" (Columbia). Xzibit has signed an exclusive worldwide publishing deal with BMG Songs. The West Coast ...

  10. BMG Songs Signs Xzibit

    December 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Xzibit has signed an exclusive worldwide publishing deal with BMG Songs. Today he releases his fifth album, "Weapons of Mass Destruction" (Columbia). Xzibit has signed an exclusive worldwide publishing deal with BMG Songs. The West Coast ...

  11. Strick Named Sony/ATV U.S. President

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Danny Strick has been named president of Sony/ATV Music Publishing U.S., effective immediately. Strick's appointment comes as Richard Rowe exits his post as president of Sony/ATV Music Publishing worl Danny Strick has been named president of ...