Gallo Record Company

  1. WMG Launches Warner Music South Africa (Exclusive)

    December 05, 2013 8:42 AM EST Warner Music Group (WMG) has announced the launch of Warner Music South Africa, following a buyout of Gallo Records’ share of the existing joint venture Warner Music Gallo Africa. Warner Music Gallo Africa was established in 2006 as a joint ventur ...

  2. Lucky Dube Family Welcomes Guilty Verdict

    April 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The family of murdered South African reggae star Lucky Dube has welcomed the guilty verdict for his three killers. A close family member told Billboard.biz that they were hoping for the maximum sentence of life for Sfiso Mhlanga, Mbuti Mabe and Lu ...

  3. Serobe Takes Reins Of South Africa's Gallo

    June 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Lazarus Serobe has been appointed managing director of the Gallo Music Group, with effect from today. Serobe succeeds current Gallo Music Group MD Ivor Haarburger, who is due to retire at the end of July. This is not Serobe's first high-profi ...

  4. Warner, iO Forge Africa Mobile Content Deal

    February 26, 2008 12:00 AM EST Warner Music Gallo Africa has struck a strategic partnership with iO global which promises to pump the major's music across African mobile networks. Through the agreement, unveiled today, iO global, a global provider of integrated digital ret ...

  5. South African Singer Dube Murdered

    October 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Crime has claimed another South African musician, this time reggae artist Lucky Dube. Dube was gunned down in what police are calling a botched hijacking in Johannesburg just after 8pm yesterday. He was apparently dropping off his son at a relativ ...

  6. WMI Forges Joint Venture For South Africa

    May 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music International has entered into a joint venture that will give the company a strategic foothold in the South African market, allowing it to capitalize on local talent both at home and inte Warner Music International has entered into a ...