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Four-Time Grammy-Nominated Super Producer Sean Garrett Signs Global Publishing Agreement with Warner Chappell Music

on June 16, 2021 - 9:01am

Warner Chappell Music, the global publishing arm of Warner Music Group, has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with creative powerhouse and R&B singer, songwriter, and record producer Sean Garrett. Named "The Pen" by Jay-Z, he has written and produced some of the most popular songs from the past decade, including Usher’s Grammy-nominated “Yeah!,” Ciara’s RIAA 3x platinum-certified single “Goodies,” and Destiny Child’s Billboard Hot R&B/Hip Hop hit “Solider,” among many others.

Warner Chappell Music Co-Chair and CEO, Guy Moot said: “Sean is one-of-a-kind, with a remarkable dedication to

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WEA Taps Danielle Lee for the Newly Created Role of President, Warner Music Artist and Fan Experiences

on June 15, 2021 - 12:49pm

Former NBA and Spotify Exec will lead WEA’s artist services division with a special focus on strengthening the company’s fan engagement strategy

WEA, the Label and Artist Services division of Warner Music Group (WMG), today announced former NBA and Spotify exec Danielle Lee has joined the company in the newly created role of President, Warner Music Artist and Fan Experiences. Based in New York, she will report directly to WEA’s President Maria Weaver.

In this new role, Lee will lead WEA’s existing Artist Services division, covering everything from ticketing, marketing, account management, and

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Warner Chappell Production Music Announces New State-of-the-Art Studios in Los Angeles and Nashville

on June 2, 2021 - 9:00am

Warner Chappell Production Music (WCPM) has opened the doors to two innovative new recording facilities – SkyLight Studios in Los Angeles and Sandtrack Sound in Nashville.

The WCPM team partnered with David Kotch of Criterion Acoustics to redesign SkyLight Studios, a former mastering lab located in the heart of Hollywood. The building is equipped to offer the best of digital and analog recording capabilities with state-of-the-art Pro Tools systems, a Neve console, vintage microphones, tape machines, and A-list outboard gear.

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Warner Chappell Music Signs Exclusive Three-Year Worldwide Deal with Legendary Mexican Singer/Songwriter Marco Antonio Solís

on June 1, 2021 - 1:00pm

Warner Chappell Music (WCM) has signed a three-year worldwide deal with legendary Mexican music figure Marco Antonio Solís. The deal covers future works as well as a majority of Solís’ extraordinary catalog including his most popular hits like “Si No Te Hubieras Ido,” “Más Que Tu Amigo,” “O Me Voy O Te Vas,” and “A Donde Vamos a Parar.”

Gustavo Menendez, President U.S. Latin & Latin America, WCM, said: “Marco is a master of his craft, for decades his music has transcended time, touching the lives of music fans across generations.

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Warner Chappell Music Signs Co-Publishing Deal with Breakout Hip-Hop Artist 42 Dugg

on May 26, 2021 - 9:00am

Warner Chappell Music, the global publishing arm of Warner Music Group, announced today that it has entered into a co-publishing agreement with breakout hip-hop artist 42 Dugg, who is signed to both Yo Gotti’s CMG label and Lil Baby’s 4PF imprint as part of a joint venture.

The announcement comes on the heels of the release of the Detroit native’s new project, Free Dem Boyz, which dropped last week and includes collaborations with Roddy Ricch, Future, Lil Durk, EST Gee, Rowdy Rebel and Fivio Foreign. Dugg’s collaboration with Roddy on “4 Da Gang” recently hit Billboard’s Rhythmic Airplay

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