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Warner Music Group Acquires Spinnin’ Records

on September 7, 2017 - 12:06pm

Pioneering recorded music, publishing & artist management company to be run by Co-Founder Roger de Graaf

 

Warner Music Group (WMG) has acquired Spinnin’ Records, one of the world’s leading independent electronic music companies. Headquartered in the Netherlands and founded in 1999, Spinnin’ Records is also home to successful music publishing and artist management divisions.

Recording artists currently signed to Spinnin’ Records include Alok, Bassjackers, Bob Sinclar, Chocolate Puma, EDX, Fedde Le GrandKris Kross AmsterdamKSHMR, Lucas & Steve, Mike Williams, Oliver Heldens, Quintino, Sam

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Katie Jelen Named Creative Manager, Synchronization, Warner/Chappell Music & Warner Music Nashville

on September 5, 2017 - 11:40am

Warner/Chappell Music (WCM) and Warner Music Nashville (WMN) today announced the appointment of Katie Jelen as Creative Manager, Synchronization, Warner/Chappell Music & Warner Music Nashville. In this newly created Nashville-based role, Jelen will serve WCM songwriters and WMN recording artists by developing new opportunities for their music in film, TV, advertising, video games, and new media.

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Spotify and Warner Music Group Renew Global Partnership

on August 24, 2017 - 3:45pm

Good news for music lovers, as Warner Music Group made the following announcement via social media.

Ole Obermann, Chief Digital Officer, WMG, commented on the renewed partnership with Spotify: “It's taken us a while to get here, but it’s been worth it, as we've arrived at a balanced set of future-focused deal terms. Together with Spotify, we've found inventive ways to reinforce the value of music, create additional benefits for artists, and excite their fans all over the world.

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Breakthrough Artist Dua Lipa Lands First Number One Single in UK & Ireland with ‘New Rules’

on August 18, 2017 - 1:19pm

Today the multi award-winning breakthrough artist Dua Lipa, signed to Warner Bros. Records UK, celebrated her first number one single with ‘New Rules’ in the UK as well as in Ireland. Dua is the first solo female to reach the number one spot in the UK since Adele, back in October 2015. Her self-titled album is also the biggest debut record released by a British female artist this year.

The ‘New Rules’ video, released on 7th July and directed by Henry Scholfield, got the attention of her legions of fans and hundreds have now created their own versions of the video.

Phil Christie, President,

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Steve Aoki's Dim Mak Publishing Signs Global Partnership with Warner/Chappell Music

on August 9, 2017 - 9:49am

Warner/Chappell Songwriter Steve Aoki Expands Relationship with Longstanding Publisher

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