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Michael Chester Named Executive Vice President, Promotion for Warner Bros. Records

on December 3, 2018 - 9:49am

Michael Chester has been appointed Executive Vice President, Promotion for Warner Bros. Records (WBR). In his new post, he will oversee all aspects of the label’s promotion initiatives and strategies. Chester comes to WBR from Scooter Braun’s SB Projects, where he served as SVP, Marketing and Promotion, working closely with Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, and many other chart-topping artists. Based in Los Angeles, Chester will report to Warner Bros. Records Co-Chairman & COO Tom Corson.

 

In making the announcement, Tom Corson said, “Over the past two decades, Mike has played a central role in

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ADA Worldwide Partners With Wilco’s dBpm Records on Global Distribution Deal

on November 30, 2018 - 10:52am

ADA Worldwide announces an exclusive partnership with dBpm Records, a full-service record label founded in 2011 by the rock band Wilco. ADA Worldwide will globally support the label across sales, distribution and retail marketing efforts for all upcoming releases, including Wilco front-man Jeff Tweedy’s first all-original solo album, WARM, out today. Headquartered in Chicago, the label has released all of Wilco’s albums since The Whole Love in 2011 including Tweedy’s Sukierae and covers album Together At Last.

 

“We are thrilled to welcome dBpm Records to the ADA family,” says ADA Worldwide

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Global Citizen EP 1 to be Released on November 30

on November 27, 2018 - 12:11pm

FOUR-TRACK EP FEATURES PHARRELL WILLIAMS, STORMZY,

CASSPER NYOVEST, STARGATE, LOS UNIDADES, JOZZY, JESS KENT, DANNY OCEAN, TIWA SAVAGE, DAVID GUETTA & WIZKID

 

TRACK “E-LO” BY LOS UNIDADES & PHARRELL WILLIAMS (FEAT. JOZZY) IS AVAILABLE NOW

 

GLOBAL CITIZEN FESTIVAL: MANDELA 100 TO TAKE PLACE IN JOHANNESBURG ON DECEMBER 2

 

 

Proceeds from Global Citizen EP 1 to support the advocacy organisation’s mission to end extreme poverty by 2030 and achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

 

Watch the lyric video for “E-Lo” by Los Unidades and

Pharrell Williams (feat. Jozzy):

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Warner Music Group’s Arts Music Division & Sesame Workshop Partner to Re-Launch Sesame Street Records

on November 27, 2018 - 10:32am

Beloved Catalog Available Now Across Digital Streaming and Download Platforms with Newly-Curated Compilations on Compact Disc and Vinyl

 

Coming Soon: Unreleased Songs from Current & Past Seasons of Sesame Street with Celebrity Guests and Favorite Characters

 

Warner Music Group’s Arts Music division and Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind the iconic children’s show Sesame Street, have teamed up to re-launch Sesame Street Records in the United States and Canada. As a result of the multi-year deal, a deep catalog of beloved Sesame Street recordings is now available

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Trent Tappe & Maryrose Maness Each Upped to Deputy General Counsel at Warner Music Group

on November 9, 2018 - 10:16am

Longstanding Warner Music Group (WMG) executives, Trent Tappe and Maryrose Maness, have each been promoted to the role of Deputy General Counsel for the company. The announcement was made today by WMG EVP & General Counsel, Paul Robinson, to whom they both report. Tappe, who has been with WMG for 14 years, was named SVP, Deputy General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer. Maness, who marks her tenth anniversary with WMG this year, was named SVP, Deputy General Counsel. Both Tappe and Maness were named to Billboard’s prestigious Top Music Lawyers list in 2017 and 2018.

 

“Trent and Maryrose

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