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Sumerian Records Partners With Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA)

on April 2, 2013 - 12:00am

Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA), the independent music distribution arm of Warner Music Group, today announced a partnership with Sumerian Records. Based in Los Angeles, California and Washington D.C., Sumerian Records is home to a world-class roster of progressive hard rock music.


Warner/Chappell Named Music Publisher of The Year

on March 25, 2013 - 12:00am

Warner/Chappell Music (WCM)—Warner Music Group’s global music publishing company—has been named Music Publisher of the Year at the 32nd Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards in Toronto. Voted on by music industry experts, the award underscores the strength of WCM’s showing on the Canadian charts as well as the company’s ongoing worldwide success.

“Over the last two years, we’ve focused on providing unparalleled support and service to Warner/Chappell’s songwriters, artists and publishing partners.


Ron Broitman Appointed Executive Vice President, Head of Synchronization, Warner/Chappell Music & Rhino Entertainment

on March 21, 2013 - 12:00am

Broitman to Oversee Newly-Unified Synchronization Team

Warner/Chappell Music and Rhino Entertainment today announced the promotion of Ron Broitman to Executive Vice President, Head of Synchronization, Warner/Chappell Music (WCM) & Rhino Entertainment.  Overseeing WCM and Rhino's newly-unified synchronization operations, Broitman will lead a team representing both recorded music and music publishing rights and offering clients a comprehensive licensing service.


Rob Wiesenthal Appointed Chief Operating Officer/Corporate, Warner Music Group

on December 20, 2012 - 12:00am

Warner Music Group Corp. today announced that Rob Wiesenthal has been appointed Chief Operating Officer/Corporate, Warner Music Group, a new position, effective January 1, 2013.  Wiesenthal will be based in New York and report directly to Steve Cooper, CEO, Warner Music Group.  All other reporting relationships at the company remain unchanged.


Bruno Mars Continues Reign Over Billboard’s “Hot 100” With “Locked Out Of Heaven” At No. 1 For Second Straight Week

on December 20, 2012 - 12:00am

"Unorthodox Jukebox” Marks Grammy Winner’s Highest First Week Sales Debut, Entering At No. 2 On The Billboard 200;

“Jukebox” Also Marks Mars’ Second No. 1 Album Debut In The U.K., While Making Chart History As Fastest Selling Solo Album Of The Year;

“Locked Out Of Heaven” Sits At No. 1 On European Airplay Chart And Becomes Mars’ Fifth No. 1 On The BDS Pop Songs Chart;

Mars’ New Single “When I Was Your Man” Sits In The Top 10 On iTunes Singles Chart After Spectacular Debut Performance On The Season Finale Of The Voice

Atlantic recording artist Bruno Mars is standing tall atop Billboard’s “Hot