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Chris Stapleton Signs Worldwide Publishing Agreement With Warner/Chappell Music

on January 31, 2014 - 12:12pm


Top-Charting Nashville Tunesmith Joins Award-Winning Music Publisher
 
Warner/Chappell Music (WCM), the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, today announced that it has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with top-charting songwriter and Mercury recording artist Chris Stapleton. Effective immediately, Warner/Chappell will publish Stapleton’s complete songwriting catalog as well as his future work.
 
“Chris is that rare songwriter who has earned commercial and critical acclaim, along with the widespread admiration of his peers,” said Ben Vaughn, Executive Vice President, Warner/Chappell

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Clark Miller Named EVP, North America, Operations for Warner/Chappell Music

on January 22, 2014 - 12:23pm


Veteran Executive Joins Award-Winning Music Publisher

 

Warner/Chappell Music (WCM), the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, today announced the appointment of Clark Miller as Executive Vice President, North America, Operations.  Based at the company’s Los Angeles headquarters, Miller reports to WCM Chairman and CEO Cameron Strang and will work closely with Jon Platt, WCM President, North America.

 

“Clark comes to Warner/Chappell with a tremendous depth of knowledge and experience,” said Cameron Strang.
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Aloe Blacc Signs Worldwide Publishing Agreement with Warner/Chappell Music

on January 21, 2014 - 8:14am

“Wake Me Up” Songwriter/Vocalist Joins Award-Winning Music Publisher
 
Warner/Chappell Music, the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, today announced that it has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with acclaimed vocalist and songwriter Aloe Blacc.  The deal covers his entire Wake Me Up EP in North America, as well as rights to all songs on the EP across the rest of the world with the exception of the title track. Warner/Chappell also has global rights for Aloe’s much-anticipated upcoming album, Lift Your Spirit, and for all future songwriting.
 
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Peter Thea Named EVP, Creative Operations for Warner Bros. Records

on January 14, 2014 - 12:25pm


Multi-talented Executive Joins Legendary Label’s Senior Management Team
 
Warner Bros. Records (WBR) today announced the appointment of Peter Thea as Executive Vice President, Creative Operations. Based at the company’s Burbank headquarters, Thea will report to WBR Chairman & CEO Cameron Strang.  In his new post, Thea will work closely with newly appointed WBR President Dan McCarroll on A&R strategy and the development of creative initiatives.
 
“Peter comes to us with more than three decades of wide-ranging experience,” said Cameron Strang, Chairman & CEO, Warner Bros. Records.

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Dan McCarroll Named President, Warner Bros. Records

on December 20, 2013 - 12:00am

Seasoned Music Executive Joins Legendary Label
 
Warner Bros. Records (WBR) today announced the appointment of Dan McCarroll as President. McCarroll’s responsibilities will include helping to forge creative strategy for the label and overseeing all A&R activities. Effective January 1st 2014, he will report to Chairman & CEO, Cameron Strang, and be based in Burbank, CA. McCarroll was most recently President of Capitol Records.
 
“It gives me great pleasure to welcome Dan to Warner Bros. Records,” said Cameron Strang.

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