The impeding deal sets into motion succession questions at the world's largest music publisher, run by 76-year-old power broker Martin Bandier.
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Mick Jagger and Keith Richards have pacted with BMG for representation of their interests in the Rolling Stones' publishing catalog. As of July 1, the music unit of German media giant Bertelsmann…
Looking beyond the West to enlarge its international portfolio, Warner Music Group has acquired Russia's Gala Music Group. Terms of the deal were not revealed.
A New York appellate court has overturned a 2010 verdict favoring lender Citigroup in Terra Firma Investments' fraud suit over its 2007 purchase of EMI Music. While Friday's decision by the U.S…
In a music publishing deal estimated at $90 million, BMG has acquired the catalogs of Virgin Music, Famous UK Music and select Sony/ATV and EMI Music Publishing writers.
As the embattled music industry continued to morph in 2012, a few trends were clear: Players at the top of heap continued to consolidate, digital distribution and streaming became the rule, not the…
Independent publisher Kobalt Music Group has signed an exclusive long-term deal to administer Paul McCartney's pubbery MPL outside North America and the U.K.
Wrapping the biggest music publishing deal in history, an investor consortium led by Sony/ATV Music announced Friday that it had closed the $2.2 billion purchase of EMI Music Publishing.
The European Commission's approval Thursday of the $2.2 billion purchase of EMI Music Publishing by a consortium led by Sony/ATV represents the first draft in a major redrawing of the international…
Filling a vacuum at the top of one of music publishing's biggest firms, Evan Lamberg has been promoted to president of Universal Music Publishing Group, North America.
Diane Warren was named songwriter of the year and "Save the Best For Last" was tabbed song of the year to highlight the 10th annual American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers Pop Awards…