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Warner/Chappell Songwriters Score Hat-Trick of Wins at the Ivors

on May 31, 2018 - 7:05pm

Warner/Chappell Music (WCM) songwriters have triumphed at the prestigious Ivor Novello Awards in London today. They collected three awards, including Best Album, Best Contemporary Song and Best Song Musically and Lyrically.

Stormzy’s amazing run of recognition continues, with Gang Signs & Prayer named Best Album. Stormzy said the Ivors was the win that celebrates “your pen and your art”.

Up and coming talent Dave won Best Contemporary Song for his politically charged track ‘Question Time’.

Elbow’s ‘Magnificent (She Says)’ was named Best Song Musically and Lyrically, winning the band their


Kate Logan Named General Counsel, International for Warner Music Group

on May 17, 2018 - 2:32pm

Kate Logan has been promoted to General Counsel, International, for Warner Music Group (WMG), based at the company’s London offices and reporting to Paul Robinson, WMG Executive Vice President and General Counsel. In her new role, she is responsible for all of WMG’s legal and business affairs activities outside the U.S., working closely with the company’s recorded music and publishing affiliates throughout Europe, Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa.


World-Renowned Oscar, Grammy and Tony Award-Winning Songwriter and Composer Alan Menken Signs Global Publishing Agreement with Warner/Chappell Music

on May 17, 2018 - 11:19am

Warner/Chappell Music (WCM), the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, today announced that it has signed a global publishing agreement with world-renowned songwriter and composer Alan Menken.


Wale Joins Forces with Warner Bros. Records

on May 16, 2018 - 9:31am

Maybach Music Group (MMG) Superstar Releases New Track “Black Bonnie” Featuring Jacquees

Sixth Full-Length Album Coming Soon

GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum Washington, D.C. MMG superstar and culture iconoclast Wale announces his signing to Warner Bros. Records. The critically acclaimed, history-making rapper will unleash his sixth full-length album in 2018.

“I am delighted that Wale has joined Warner Bros. Records,” says Tom Corson, Co-Chairman & COO, Warner Bros. Records.


Scott Maclachlan Appointed SVP of A&R at Warner Music Australasia

on May 14, 2018 - 11:32am

Leading music manager Scott Maclachlan is to join the team at Warner Music Australasia as SVP of A&R. He will report to Niko Nordström, President of Warner Music Australasia, and will split his time between the company’s Auckland and Sydney offices.

Maclachlan is the co-founder and director of Saiko Management, a boutique music management company with offices in Auckland and New York. He is best known for unearthing and nurturing Lorde and SOL3 MIO, two of New Zealand’s biggest ever artists.

Scott Maclachlan says: “I’m stoked to be joining Niko and the team at Warner Music Australasia.