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  1. Publishing Briefs: Raekwon to Scion Three, Warner/Chappell Signs The-Dream, SESAC Nabs Zac Brown

    August 26, 2014 10:43 AM EDT Blake Unveils New Song, Inks Worldwide Publishing Deal With Sony/ATV -- In other Warner/Chappell Music ...

  2. Publishing Briefs: Eno to PEN, Go-Go's to Primary Wave, Round Hill and Bosshouse Team and Much More

    July 22, 2014 3:12 PM EDT Artist Services has issued 80 albums. "Faith is part of an elite group of artists whose music ...

  3. Rap Genius, Warner/Chappell Ink Licensing Deal

    July 07, 2014 12:23 PM EDT statement. Warner/Chappell was the last of the major publishers that Rap Genius needed to secure a licensing ...

  4. Mike Will Made It, Ne-Yo, Jermaine Dupri Top Honorees At ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards

    June 27, 2014 2:01 PM EDT Platt joined WCM in 2012 after 17 years with EMI Music Publishing. His first signing after that move ...

  5. First-Quarter Music Publishing Rankings: SONGS Surges Again

    May 12, 2014 12:38 PM EDT held the top spot for seven successive quarters since taking over administration of EMI Music ...

  6. New Signings: Riff Raff Joins CAA, Verve Inks Sarah McLachlan, Aloe Blacc Signs to Warner/Chappell

    February 05, 2014 11:00 AM EST track. Warner/Chappell also has global rights for Aloe’s upcoming album, “Lift Your Spirit,” and for all ...

  7. Where The Music Supes Eat Nigiri: The PJ Bloom, Ron Broitman, Kevin Weaver Grammy Party

    January 27, 2014 1:50 PM EST in licensing, sync, music supervision and publishing have come together at the third annual gathering here hosted by power trio Kevin Weaver , top music supervisor (with "Glee" to his credit)/ Black ...

  8. Rap Genius, Universal Music Publishing Group Strike Licensing Deal

    January 22, 2014 12:31 PM EST this partnership." The New York-based lyrics site has yet to reach a similar licensing deal with Warner/Chappell ...

  9. Morning Fix: Justin Bieber Tells Twitter He's Retiring; Top-Selling Xmas Albums of All Time; 2013 Holiday Parties! (Gallery); Monster Rebuilding Brand Post-Beats

    December 26, 2013 7:00 AM EST DISNEY MUSIC PUBLISHING INKS JESS CATES Here’s a look at the latest artist signings across the music ...

  10. New Signings: CAA Signs Pusha T, Dolly Parton Joins Sony Masterworks, Disney Music Publishing Inks Jess Cates

    December 24, 2013 9:33 AM EST and the singer’s Dolly Records , will be released in the U.S. and Europe in May. -- Universal Music Group renews ...

  11. Warner Music's Revenues Rise, Losses Widen in Latest Quarter

    December 12, 2013 10:14 AM EST music revenue grew to $2.39 billion from $2.28 billion but publishing revenue fell to $503 million from ...

  12. Jon Platt Named President, North America at Warner/Chappell Music

    December 10, 2013 1:37 PM EST president of creative, North America. Prior to joining Warner/Chappell in September , 2012, Platt spent 17 ...

  13. Publishing Briefs: UMPG signs Miley, Keith Urban and Julian Bunetta, Warner/Chappel Gets Mustaine, Slash and Much More

    November 19, 2013 12:22 PM EST Warner Chappell Music chairman/CEO Cameron Strang said in a staement. -- BMG Chrysalis U.S. has formed ...

  14. New Signings: BMG Chrysalis Inks Rascal Flatts' Jay DeMarcus, Slash to Warner/Chappell, Primary Wave Nabs Melissa Etheridge

    November 08, 2013 11:00 AM EST and singer/songwriter Katey Sagal , currently known for her role on FX series “Sons of Anarchy,” signs to eOne Music ...

  15. ASCAP Names John Titta EVP of Creative Services

    October 02, 2013 5:43 PM EDT a perfect fit for ASCAP. His strong relationships with a variety of members of the music community developed ...

  16. Warner Music Aims to Keep 'Happy Birthday' Away From Public Domain

    September 04, 2013 2:59 AM EDT the first operative complaint was filed." Lawsuit Against Warner/Chappell Music Claims 'Happy ...

  17. Warner/Chappell Appoints Key Figures to Global Digital Team

    September 03, 2013 2:00 PM EDT Warner/Chappell, while Dallas takes on the role of V.P, digital legal affairs and business development. Morris has ...

  18. Warner/Chappell Music Appoints Times Music to Represent Its Catalog in India

    August 02, 2013 1:26 PM EDT an exclusive licensing deal under which Times Music will represent Warner/Chappell’s catalog in India. The agreement will see Times Music managing the rights to Warner/Chappell’s repertoire and driving publishing ...

  19. Lawsuit Against Warner/Chappell Music Claims 'Happy Birthday' Belongs to Public Domain

    June 13, 2013 4:22 PM EDT a copyright application on this in 1912. This might not conclusively settle the issue, as the sheet music ...

  20. Publishers to Get Bigger Payday From Apple Thanks to Direct Licensing Deals

    June 05, 2013 6:09 PM EDT which has been about 4.1 percent of its revenue. Sony/ATV Music Publishing has since negotiated about ...

  21. Warner/Chappell Music Strikes Deal with Lionsgate

    May 16, 2013 9:22 PM EDT Warner/Chappell acquired the masters and publishing rights for all film music owned by Miramax. Warner/Chappell ...

  22. Pub Briefs: Nelly Signs With SONGS Music, Warner/Chappell Inks With THIS Music, The Who Get Into Apparel Biz, More

    April 11, 2013 11:20 AM EDT a hands-on boutique environment for some of today’s best songwriters,” said Gaston. “Warner/Chappell Music ...

  23. Warner/Chappell Names Jake Ottmann SVP of A&R

    March 19, 2013 12:43 PM EDT best music publisher.” Less than a month ago, Warner/Chappell had a lucrative coup following their hire ...

  24. Beyonce Signs Global Administration Deal With Warner/Chappell Publishing

    February 21, 2013 5:29 PM EST extraordinary new music.”   Beyoncé is the latest high-profile addition to the Warner/Chappell roster. Earlier ...

  25. Jay-Z, Roc Nation Sign Global Publishing Administration Deals With Warner/Chappell

    February 19, 2013 2:33 PM EST immediately, while most of the rest of his catalog will transfer to Warner/Chappell by the end of the year. ...

  26. Publishing Briefs: BMG Chrysalis and Bella Union Join Up, Round Hill Acquires 'When a Man Loves a Woman' and More

    February 12, 2013 10:33 AM EST named Jennifer Scher , formerly with Spirit Music, as CFO; and Tamie Lester , formerly with EMI Music ...

  27. Court Rules For Ray Charles Children In Copyright Lawsuit (Updated)

    January 29, 2013 10:39 AM EST of the songs to Warner/Chappell Music in 2010. While Warner/Chappell didn't challenge the notices, ...

  28. Warner Music's Cameron Strang Gets Pay Raise to $2.25 Million; Lyor Cohen Highest-Paid WMG Employee in 2012

    December 28, 2012 3:32 PM EST and Warner's West Coast operations as well as Warner/Chappell, will receive a base salary of $2.25 million ...

  29. 2013 Grammy Awards: Rap Song, Album Nominations

    December 21, 2012 11:34 AM EST Music/Deadstock Music/Jerrin Howard/Miguel Jontel Pimentel Publishing/Fusician Publishing LABEL: Maybach Music ...

  30. 2013 Grammy Awards: R&B Album, Song Nominations

    December 21, 2012 11:15 AM EST and best short form music video) for his work on "No Church in the Wild" with Jay-Z and Kanye ...

  31. Label And Publishing Execs to Watch in 2013

    December 14, 2012 7:09 AM EST Suddenly, the music industry is teeming with executives on the rise, the potential leaders ...

  32. Todd Moscowitz Steps Down From Warner Bros., Cameron Strang New Label Head

    December 06, 2012 4:59 PM EST Rhino Records as a portent that he was the Warner Music Group executive likely to eventually step ...

  33. Publishers Quarterly: Sony/ATV Denies Kobalt An Upset

    November 19, 2012 12:52 PM EST with an asterisk: Sony/ATV has vaulted to the top because it now serves as the administrator for EMI Music ...

  34. Ben Vaughn Named Warner/Chappell's Nashville EVP

    October 25, 2012 3:06 PM EDT at 20 years old, serving as the general manager of Nashville's Big Tractor Music before moving to EMI, where he worked closely with current Warner/Chappell president of creative Jon Platt, running ...

  35. Composers and Music Supervisors Talk Process, Problems and Importance of Networking at Billboard/THR Film & TV Conference

    October 25, 2012 11:49 AM EDT ("Bridesmaids"), Will Bates and Phil Mossman from Fall On Your Sword ("Another Earth"). Go Music ...

  36. Ray Charles Songs Lawsuit Could Make Major Impact On Copyright Battles

    October 16, 2012 6:50 PM EDT under employment to a record label and music publisher. As such, these songs are allegedly works made for hire, "authored" by the predecessor to Warner/Chappell, and the children have no termination ...

  37. It's Official: Jon Platt Named Warner/Chappell's President, Creative for North America

    September 10, 2012 4:45 PM EDT strategy. Platt, who previously held a similar post at EMI Music Publishing, will report to Strang ...

  38. Single Reviews: Wonder Girls Featuring Akon, No Doubt, Tim McGraw

    July 19, 2012 5:55 PM EDT Wonder Girls Featuring Akon Like Money (3:30) Producer: Woo S. Rhee "Rainstone" Writers: W. S. Rhee, C. N. Johnson, L. Hilbert, A. Kronlund Publishers: Warner/Chappell Music, Sony/ATV, EMI Music Publishing JYP Entertainment Wonder Girls are one of the few Korean pop acts to appear ...

  39. Single Reviews: Lupe Fiasco, Cher Lloyd, Beck

    June 14, 2012 2:05 PM EDT Lupe Fiasco "Around My Way ­(Freedom Ain't Free)" (4:17) Producers: Simonsayz, B-Side Writer: L. Fiasco Publisher: Warner/Chappell Music Atlantic Records Lupe Fiasco is often considered one of the few sociopolitical rappers still moving an impressive amount of album copies. ...

  40. Inside Warner/Chappell's Urban Renewal

    May 31, 2012 6:55 AM EDT are starting to see great results." Billboard Power 100: Cameron Strang Strang says Warner Music ...

  41. Warner/Chappel Unites Production Companies, Launches New Website

    April 05, 2012 2:55 PM EDT A screenshot of Warner/Chappel Production Music's new website showing some of the music catalogs housed there. Warner/Chappell Music, the global music publishing arm of Warner Music Group Corp., has announced the launch of Warner/Chappell Production Music, uniting the company's ...

  42. Ray Charles Estate Sues Singer's Children Over Song Rights

    April 02, 2012 5:20 PM EDT with music companies on rights issues, but there's nothing typical about what's happening ...

  43. Pub Briefs: BMG Chrysalis Signs Bruno Mars; Carole King To Receive BMI Icon Award

    March 23, 2012 7:00 AM EDT Management Purchases R2M Music Lux SARL Catalog "In such a short time, Bruno Mars has created a tremendous footprint in the musical world," BMG North America executive VP Richard Blackstone noted ...

  44. Billboard Power 100: Cameron Strang

    January 26, 2012 8:05 PM EST No. 58 Cameron Strang Chairman/CEO Warner/Chappell Music Twitter: @warnerchappell Since the mid-'90s, Cameron Strang had been a leading entrepreneur in independent music, the founder of both New West Records and Southside Independent Music Publishing. In January 2011, he was named CEO of Warner/Chappell ...

  45. Spirit Music Group Joins IMPEL, Pan-European Licensing Debate Remains Unresolved

    January 26, 2012 5:20 AM EST New York-based Spirit Music Group has become the first U.S.-based member of IMPEL, the initiative launched by U.K. collecting society PRS for Music to enable independent publishers ...

  46. Backbeat: Bocatabu, Radiad, Tender Box Play BMI's Otono Latin Alt Showcase In Hollywood

    October 17, 2011 10:45 AM EDT Radaid-Yolihuani Curiel Balzaretti-Ana Sofia Orozco Michel: Inspired by world music, the Mexican band Radaid from ...

  47. Warner Music CEO Edgar Bronfman, Jr. and Chairman Stephen Cooper Switch Jobs

    August 19, 2011 3:18 PM EDT the Warner Music Group chairman and the latter assuming the CEO position and responsible ...

  48. Publishing Briefs: Bicycle Acquires Glen Ballard's Aerostation, Interest in Hamlisch Catalog; Spirit Acquires Guercio's Publishing

    August 11, 2011 4:00 PM EDT Pill." Hamlisch's catalog of iconic copyrights include music to the Tony Award Winning musical ...

  49. Warner Music Group Plans Modest Restructuring Under Access Ownership

    July 25, 2011 9:00 AM EDT holders, which eventually will be filed with the SEC. While that may seem like the Warner Music Group ...

  50. Access-Warner Music Investor Documents Reveal New Roles for Edgar Bronfman Jr., Lyor Cohen

    July 21, 2011 4:29 PM EDT Industries Closed Its Acquisition of Warner Music Early While handing over his role as chairman, Edgar ...

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