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Stretch & Bobbito’s Debut Album ‘No Requests’ Out January 17, 2020

on November 15, 2019 - 12:00am

Share First Two Singles: “I Know You, I Live You” Featuring Maimouna Youssef & “The Mexican” Featuring Mireya Ramos

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After three decades impacting airwaves, introducing game-changing talent to the masses, and influencing the culture at large, radio legends and dynamic duo Stretch & Bobbito announce the release of their first-ever album, No Requests, on January 17, 2020. The album will be distributed by Warner Music Group's independent distribution division, Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA), who will also

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Warner Music Japan Launches Urban Label +809

on October 23, 2019 - 7:44pm

Aim is to harness the new wave of Japanese urban music

Launches with FLEUR’s new song ‘Ding Dong (feat A.G.O)’

Warner Music Japan has announced the launch of a new urban label called +809 (pronounced ‘plus eight-oh-nine’). The label is focused on discovering and nurturing talent from Japan’s fast-growing urban music scene and promoting its artists through Warner Music’s global network.

The label has launched with the release of the track ‘Ding Dong (feat A.G.O.)’ by up-and-coming Japanese R&B singer FLEUR. 

Simon Robson, President, Warner Music Asia, says: “Urban music’s exploding across

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Shani Gonzales Named Head of International, EVP of U.S., A&R for Warner Chappell Music

on October 21, 2019 - 4:35pm

Warner Chappell Music (WCM) has announced the appointment of music industry veteran Shani Gonzales as Head of International, Executive Vice President of U.S., A&R. Based in New York, she will report to WCM Co-Chair & CEO Guy Moot. Gonzales was most recently Co-Head of A&R at BMG U.S. and U.K., following stints at Epic Records and Def Jam. This new post marks the return to Warner Chappell for Gonzales, who was a member of the company’s A&R team from 2004 to 2008.

While at BMG, Gonzales was included in Billboard’s prestigious 2016 A&R Power Players list.

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Warner Music Group Corp. Reports Results for Fiscal Third Quarter Ended June 30, 2019

on August 6, 2019 - 12:00am

Total revenue grew 10.4% or was up 13.4% in constant currency

Digital revenue grew 12.5% or was up 15.5% in constant currency

Net income was $14 million versus $321 million in the prior-year quarter

OIBDA was $124 million, up 25.3% from $99 million in the prior-year quarter

Warner Music Group Corp. today announced its third-quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, 2019.

“Our third-quarter results are proof of our continued momentum,” said Steve Cooper, Warner Music Group’s CEO.

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Warner Music Group Corp. to Conduct Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, August 6, 2019

on July 31, 2019 - 6:19pm

Warner Music Group Corp. will release its financial results on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, for the third quarter ended June 30, 2019, and will hold an earnings update conference call that morning at 8:30 a.m. ET.

To access the conference call, please dial (844) 868-0142 or (832) 777-5759. The passcode for the call is “Warner Music.”  We suggest you call in 10 minutes prior to the start time. You will be able to replay the conference call up until Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.

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