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Rationale Signs Worldwide Publishing Deal with Warner/Chappell Music

on September 29, 2017 - 12:17pm

London-based singer/songwriter and producer Rationale has signed a worldwide deal with Warner/Chappell Music (WCM), the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group. Rationale, who has a recording deal with Warner Bros. Records UK, is set to release his self-titled debut album on 6th October 2017.

Rationale said: “I know a lot of writers and artists signed to Warner/Chappell. If you ask any one of them, they'll tell you that their team is nothing short of brilliant. They work incredibly hard and there's a real family atmosphere that I love.

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Ian Monsod Appointed Managing Director, Warner Music Philippines

on September 29, 2017 - 10:53am

Warner Music Group today announced thatIan Monsod has been appointed Managing Director of Warner Music Philippines. He will take up the role on October 2 and report to Calvin Wong, Warner Music’s President, South East Asia, Hong Kong and Korea.

Warner Music Philippines is home to artists including Ben & Ben, Jireh Lim, Kithara, LeAnn & Naara, Mark Carpio, Midnight Meetings, Moonstar 88, Quest, and Sud.

Ian Monsod said: “I’m thrilled to join the Warner Music Philippines family as Managing Director.

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Warner Music UK Strengthens Senior Management Team

on September 20, 2017 - 10:19am

Peter Breeden Appointed COO & CFO

Mel Fox Appointed Chief Transformation Officer

Warner Music UK (WMUK) is strengthening its management team by announcing new roles for two senior executives: Peter Breeden becomes Chief Operating Officer, in addition to his existing duties as Chief Financial Officer, while Mel Fox has been promoted to Chief Transformation Officer. As members of WMUK’s senior management team, Breeden and Fox will report to WMUK Chairman & CEO Max Lousada, who becomes CEO, Recorded Music, WMG, on October 1.

Breeden will step into a broader operational role, helping to inform

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Songwriter Rhett Akins Marks An Unbroken Seven-Year Run On The Country Top 40

on September 14, 2017 - 10:46am

Latest hit "Small Town Boy" is his 28th No. 1 since 2010

 Warner/Chappell Nashville songwriter Rhett Akins has had at least one song in the Country Airplay chart every week for the past seven years, which includes 28 No. 1 songs during that time. The award-winning singer-songwriter’s currently charting hits include this week’s No. 1, Dustin Lynch’s “Small Town Boy” & Easton Corbin’s “A Girl Like You.”  Rhett’s song “Kinda Don’t Care” by Justin Moore impacts Country Radio next week.

Akins is the recipient of 29 BMI Awards, as well as six Triple Play Awards, which recognize three No.

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The Harmony Program Marks 10th Anniversary

on September 11, 2017 - 12:00am

Warner Music Group Expands Partnership With

Innovative New York City Music Education Organization

 

The Harmony Program, an innovative non-profit organization providing music education in under-served communities across New York City, has announced a yearlong celebration of its 10th anniversary.

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