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Warner Chappell Music Renews Publishing Deal with Alternative Rock Icon William Patrick Corgan

on September 22, 2021 - 9:00am

Warner Chappell Music, the global publishing arm of Warner Music Group, has renewed its exclusive worldwide administration deal with multi-talented musician, songwriter and singer, William Patrick Corgan. The agreement covers Corgan’s full catalog of music and future material – including his work as the Smashing Pumpkin’s frontman and primary songwriter – which encompasses the Grammy-winning “Bullet with Butterfly Wings” and “The End Is the Beginning Is the End,” along with “Today,” “1979,” “Zero,” “Stand Inside Your Love,” and many others.

Warner Chappell Music Co-Chair and CEO, Guy Moot,

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David Bowie Estate & Warner Music Announce Landmark, Career-Spanning Partnership

on September 16, 2021 - 8:58am

Global Deal Sets WMG as Definitive Home for Icon’s Body of Work

New Pact Encompasses Five Decades of Bowie Music

Warner Music Group (WMG) and the estate of David Bowie have signed a global, career-spanning partnership for Bowie’s timeless recorded music catalog. With this landmark new deal, Warner Music will now have worldwide rights to five decades of Bowie’s transcendent, culture-shifting work.

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ADA Worldwide Reimagines Leadership Structure, Instituting Heads of U.S. and International

on September 8, 2021 - 12:01pm

Marcus Siskind Appointed Head of U.S., Overseeing Business Development & Label Management and Adriana Sein Appointed Head of International, Focused on Global Business

ADA Worldwide, Warner Music Group’s independent label and artist services arm, today announced a reimagined leadership structure that positions the company for future growth. Marcus Siskind has joined the company as Head of U.S., overseeing business development and label management and Adriana Sein has been appointed as Head of International, focused on the company’s global business.

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Roblox and Warner Music Group Announce the Twenty One Pilots Concert Experience

on September 8, 2021 - 9:00am

GRAMMY Award-Winning Band Kicks Off Sold-Out “Takeøver Tour” With Pioneering Interactive Virtual Concert Experience, Powered by Latest Roblox Technology

Immersive Performance Will Feature First-Ever Dynamic Setlist Dictated by Fans in Real-time; Metaverse-Spanning Pre-Concert Quests with Portals Across Roblox’s Most Popular Games; and Exclusive Custom Designed Virtual Merchandise

Roblox (NYSE: RBLX) and Warner Music Group (NASDAQ: WMG) today announced the Twenty One Pilots Concert Experience, a pioneering interactive virtual concert powered by the latest Roblox technology.

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Warner Music Group Strikes Global Licensing Deal With Content Community and Social Platform Kuaishou

on August 31, 2021 - 8:00am

Warner Music Group (WMG) and China-based short-form video platform Kuaishou have struck a new licensing deal which will see WMG make its artists’ music available on all of Kuaishou’s overseas products including apps Kwai and SnackVideo. With more than one billion users worldwide, Kuaishou encourages its global community to share their activities, habits, and more with the core mission to ‘embrace all lifestyles.’

Oana Ruxandra, Chief Digital Officer & EVP of Business Development, WMG, said: “We’re excited to bring our diverse music catalog to Kuaishou’s passionate and creative global

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