Disney Music Group

  1. Universal Music, Disney Music Strike Global Commercial, Creative Pact

    March 20, 2013 3:35 PM EDT The Walt Disney Co.'s Disney Music Group and Vivendi's Universal Music Group have expanded and deepened an ongoing relationship via a long-term global commercial and creative agreement, the companies said Wednesday. The deal, announced ...

  2. Kobalt Strikes Australasian Sub-Pub Deal With Disney

    March 05, 2013 2:12 AM EST Kobalt Music Publishing’s Australian affiliate has reached an exclusive agreement to serve as the official sub-publisher Down Under for Disney Music Group.  The new deal, unveiled today, covers Australia, New Zealand and associated APRA territorie ...

  3. Bob Cavallo Retiring as Chairman of Disney Music Group

    June 01, 2011 3:50 PM EDT Bob Cavallo will retire in January from his position as chairman of the Disney Music Group. Ken Bunt has been promoted to executive vice president and will run Disney Music Group upon Cavallo's retirement. Cavallo, whose last day will be Jan. ...

  4. Reports: Disney To Close Lyric Street Records

    April 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lyric Street Records, home to acts such Rascal Flatts, Bucky Covington and Love and Theft, will be shuttered according to reports online. The Nashville-based label opened its doors in 1997 and has been home to artists such as Billy Ray Cyrus and S ...

  5. EMI Renews Disney Deal

    February 15, 2010 12:00 AM EST EMI Music and Walt Disney Records have extended their exclusive licensing agreement for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. EMI has represented the recorded music catalog of Walt Disney Records in those territories since 2005. Forthcoming Walt Dis ...

  6. UMG To Distribute Disney Down Under

    March 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Disney Music Group has reached a licensing agreement that will see Universal Music Group market and distribute its recordings in Australia. With effect from April 1, Universal in Australia will handle digital and physical releases for Disney&# ...

  7. Miley, Jonas Brothers, Lovato Line-up For City Of Hope

    August 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Miley Cyrus, the Jonas Brothers and "Camp Rock" co-star Demi Lovato will play a concert Sept. 14 to benefit cancer research and treatment center City of Hope. The Disney Music Group stars will perform at Los Angeles' Gibson Amphithe ...

  8. Universal, Disney Extend License Deal Into Asia

    June 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Universal is the Disney Music Group's new licensee for Asia, excluding Japan. Under the terms of the agreement, announced today by Universal Music Group (UMG), UMG will market and distribute Disney product in both physical and digital formats ...

  9. UMG Strikes European Deal For Jonas Bros

    March 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Group has struck a deal with Disney Music Group's Hollywood Records to license the Jonas Brothers' self-titled album for Europe. "Jonas Brothers" will be released in Europe by Polydor Records in June, preceded b ...

  10. Agnew Takes Helm As President At Disney Records

    August 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT David Agnew has been promoted to president of Walt Disney Records and executive VP and GM of the Disney Music Group (DMG). Based in the company's Burbank headquarters he reports to DMG chairman Bob Cavallo. Agnew has held various executive po ...

  11. EMI, Buena Vista Extend License Agreement

    August 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Pact covers Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia. EMI Music and the Buena Vista Music Group (BVMG), a Walt Disney Co. subsidiary, have extended their existing license agreement. Under the pact EMI will continue to handle BVMG’s releases in Austr ...

  12. Concord Names Holden To VP Role

    May 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Label vet previously with Buena Vista, Virgin, EMI. Concord Music Group has appointed Peter Holden to the newly created position of VP of international sales and marketing. He will report directly to Concord’s GM, Gene Rumsey and is based in L.A. ...

  13. Disney Switches To EMI In Europe

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Walt Disney's Buena Vista Music Group has inked an exclusive licensing deal with EMI Music covering the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, South Africa and the Middle East. LONDON -- Walt Disney's Buena Vista Music Group has inked an ex ...

  14. Disney Switches To EMI In Europe

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Duff's 'Most Wanted' to be worked under deal. Walt Disney Company's Buena Vista Music Group has inked an exclusive licensing deal with EMI Music covering the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, South Africa and the Middle East. ...

  15. Buena Vista Ups Key Business Affairs Exec

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carolyn Javier has been promoted to VP of business affairs for Buena Vista Music Group. She was VP of business affairs for the group's Hollywood Records label. Carolyn Javier has been promoted to VP of business affairs for Buena Vista Music G ...

  16. Buena Vista Names Biz VP

    September 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carolyn Javier has been promoted from VP of business affairs for Hollywood Records to the same title at Buena Vista Music Group in Burbank, Calif. Carolyn Javier has been promoted from VP of business affairs for Hollywood Records to the same title ...