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World-Renowned Oscar, Grammy and Tony Award-Winning Songwriter and Composer Alan Menken Signs Global Publishing Agreement with Warner/Chappell Music

on May 17, 2018 - 11:19am

Warner/Chappell Music (WCM), the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, today announced that it has signed a global publishing agreement with world-renowned songwriter and composer Alan Menken.


Wale Joins Forces with Warner Bros. Records

on May 16, 2018 - 9:31am

Maybach Music Group (MMG) Superstar Releases New Track “Black Bonnie” Featuring Jacquees

Sixth Full-Length Album Coming Soon

GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum Washington, D.C. MMG superstar and culture iconoclast Wale announces his signing to Warner Bros. Records. The critically acclaimed, history-making rapper will unleash his sixth full-length album in 2018.

“I am delighted that Wale has joined Warner Bros. Records,” says Tom Corson, Co-Chairman & COO, Warner Bros. Records.


Scott Maclachlan Appointed SVP of A&R at Warner Music Australasia

on May 14, 2018 - 11:32am

Leading music manager Scott Maclachlan is to join the team at Warner Music Australasia as SVP of A&R. He will report to Niko Nordström, President of Warner Music Australasia, and will split his time between the company’s Auckland and Sydney offices.

Maclachlan is the co-founder and director of Saiko Management, a boutique music management company with offices in Auckland and New York. He is best known for unearthing and nurturing Lorde and SOL3 MIO, two of New Zealand’s biggest ever artists.

Scott Maclachlan says: “I’m stoked to be joining Niko and the team at Warner Music Australasia.


Warner Music Group Corp. Reports Results for Fiscal Second Quarter Ended March 31, 2018

on May 7, 2018 - 7:00am
  • Total revenue grew 16.7% or was up 10.4% in constant currency
  • Digital revenue grew 24.6% or was up 19.7% in constant currency
  • Net loss was $1 million versus net income of $20 million in the prior-year quarter
  • OIBDA was $152 million versus $141 million in the prior-year quarter

Warner Music Group Corp. today announced its second-quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2018. 

“We’re having another excellent year with strong momentum around the world in both Recorded Music and Music Publishing,” said Steve Cooper, Warner Music Group’s CEO.


Warner Music Group Corp. to Conduct Earnings Conference Call on Monday, May 7, 2018

on May 2, 2018 - 3:24pm

Warner Music Group Corp. will release its financial results on Monday, May 7, 2018, for the second quarter ended March 31, 2018, 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, June 7, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.