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3 Winans Brothers Sign With BMG For Publishing and Artist Services

New gospel group 3 Winans Brothers, comprised of multiple Grammy® Award winners and gospel legends BeBe, Marvin, and Carvin Winans, will release their debut album through BMG after signing a publishing and Artist Services deal with the international rights management …
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BMG Promotes Fred Casimir To Run Worldwide Recordings Business

BMG, the new model music rights management business, has appointed Fred Casimir to run its recordings business worldwide as Executive Vice President International Repertoire. Casimir will have responsibility for both new recordings released through BMG Artist Services and for BMG’s …
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John Dobinson Named Chief Operating Officer of BMG

Music rights management company BMG has appointed John Dobinson, currently Chief Operating Officer of BMG Chrysalis UK and Europe, to a worldwide role overseeing its operations and administration functions covering both the publishing and recorded business. In his new role …
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Big Deal Music and BMG Announce John Ryan Publishing Deal

Songwriter John Ryan has signed an exclusive, worldwide publishing agreement with Big Deal Music & BMG Chrysalis US under their joint venture. John Ryan has co-written multiple One Direction hit songs including “Best Song Ever” (Hot 100 #2, over one …
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BMG Announces New Joint Venture with Music Executive Darrell Franklin

BMG Chrysalis US has announced a new joint venture with music industry veteran Darrell Franklin called Franklin Publishing & Writer Management. Franklin formerly served as head of the BMG Nashville office after the purchase of Crosstown Songs, which was a …
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Songwriter and Hit Producer Sacha Skarbek Signs With BMG

Grammy-nominated and two-time Ivor Novello Award winning songwriter and producer Sacha Skarbek has signed an exclusive worldwide  songwriter agreement with BMG Germany. Skarbek’s most recent success is co-writing ‘Wrecking Ball’, the second single from Miley Cyrus’s fourth album, Bangerz. Both …
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BMG Hires Chris Oglesby as Vice President, Creative for Nashville Office

Chris Oglesby has been appointed Vice President, Creative for BMG Chrysalis US’ Nashville office. Oglesby reports to Executive Vice President Kos Weaver and will support the development of the company’s dynamic roster of songwriters while expanding their creative opportunities. Oglesby …
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ABKCO Music Statement Regarding BMG Rolling Stones Announcement

In light of today’s announcement by BMG concerning its involvement in music publishing interests in songs written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, ABKCO Music, Inc. wishes to reiterate that ABKCO, and ABKCO alone, owns and controls 100% of the …
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BMG To Represent Rolling Stones Catalogue

BMG is proud to announce that it has been appointed to represent the Rolling Stones music publishing catalogue. Mick Jagger and Keith Richards have signed with BMG to represent their interests dating back to the early Sixties. Beginning 1 July …
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BMG Appoints Distribution and Marketing Partners For Sanctuary and Mute Catalogues

Rights management company BMG has announced details of four key marketing and distribution deals in relation to its newly-acquired Sanctuary and Mute Records catalogues, encompassing some of the best-known artists in popular music. The appointments form part of BMG’s plan …
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BMG Concludes Acquisition of Virgin Music and Famous UK Music Publishing Copyrights

Music rights management company BMG has announced it has concluded the acquisition from Sony/ATV Music Publishing and EMI Music Publishing of a series of prestigious music publishing catalogs, including worldwide rights in the Virgin Music publishing companies, Famous UK Music …
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BMG Concludes Mute and Sanctuary Acquisitions

Music rights management company BMG has announced it has concluded the significant acquisitions of legendary recorded music catalogues Mute and Sanctuary from Universal Music Group. The Mute catalogue includes master recordings from such artists as Depeche Mode, Nick Cave, Goldfrapp …
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Big Deal Music And BMG Rights Management Announce Publishing Agreement

Big Deal Music, the newly formed publishing company reuniting longtime Chrysalis Music colleagues Kenny MacPherson, Dave Ayers and Jamie Cerreta with Michael McDonald and Pete Robinson, have signed an expansive administration agreement with BMG. Under the agreement, BMG will provide global state-of-the-art administration and pro-active …
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Bella Union and BMG Chrysalis US Join Forces for Publishing Joint Venture

BMG Chrysalis US has announced a publishing joint venture with Bella Union Songs, the publishing division of Bella Union Records. Under the arrangement, BMG will provide worldwide rights management services to artists signed to the JV.  Both companies will jointly …
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R&B Legends Boyz II Men Sign Publishing And Masters Deal With BMG

The Grammy-winning group Boyz II Men has signed an exclusive worldwide publishing and masters agreement with BMG Chrysalis US.   Boyz II Men is one of the most successful R&B group of all time, having sold over 60 million albums and …
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BMG Chrysalis US Acquires Strictly Rhythm Masters Catalog And Signs Publishing Agreement

BMG Chrysalis US has reached a broad agreement with legendary NYC-based
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Work of BMG Writers Recognized in 42 Grammy Nominations

BMG is pleased to congratulate 44 of its writers whose work has earned an impressive array of 42 Grammy nominations including major categories. The nominations were announced last week for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards, to be held in February …
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Jeff Tweedy Of Wilco Renews Publishing Agreement With BMG

BMG Chrysalis North America has renewed their exclusive worldwide administration deal with Jeff Tweedy, founding member and leader of American rock band Wilco and co-founder of the alt-country band Uncle Tupelo. Tweedy is recognized as one of the most accomplished …
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BMG Chrysalis Nashville Proudly Welcomes Will Hoge

BMG is pleased to announce a worldwide co-publishing agreement with acclaimed artist and songwriter Will Hoge. Hoge recently celebrated his first #1 song with The Eli Young Band’s ‘Even If It Breaks Your Heart’ (co-written with Eric Paslay) which was …
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BMG Signs Co-Publishing Deal With Hit Songwriter and Producer Fuego

BMG Chrysalis North America signed an exclusive worldwide co-publishing deal with hit producer and songwriter Fuego. Raised in Berlin and now based in LA, Fuego has worked with an extensive list of chart topping artists including Shakira, Sia, Jason Derulo, …
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