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Rough Copy

Rough Copy sign to Epic

Semi-finalists from the 2013 outing of The X Factor, Rough Copy have signed a record deal with Epic, bringing them ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Apr 22nd 2014 at 3:48PM
Sony Music and Wolfgang Boss launch exclusive worldwide partnership

Sony Music and Wolfgang Boss launch exclusive worldwide partnership

Sony Music and Wolfgang Boss have arranged to set up a long-term global partnership.

Boss‘ label B1 Recordings and Sony Music will ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Apr 10th 2014 at 3:32PM
Jason Iley named Sony Music UK boss

Jason Iley named Sony Music UK boss

Former Mercury Records boss Jason Iley has been named Chairman and CEO of, Sony Music UK & Ireland, replacing Nick ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Apr 4th 2014 at 8:57AM
Tony Wadsworth Sony move ruled out

Tony Wadsworth Sony move ruled out

Popular record label veteran Tony Wadsworth definitely won't be joining Sony Music UK, Music Week has learnt – despite recent ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Mar 13th 2014 at 4:44PM

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Nicola Tuer named COO at Sony Music UK

Nicola Tuer named COO at Sony Music UK

Sony Music Entertainment has promoted Executive Vice President, Nicola Tuer, to the new role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) for ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Mar 3rd 2014 at 3:15PM
Nick Gatfield exits Sony Music

Nick Gatfield exits Sony Music

Sony Music UK CEO and chairman Nick Gatfield has left the company, Music Week can reveal.

The respected A&R specialist, ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Feb 26th 2014 at 7:45PM
Nicole

Nicole Scherzinger signs with Sony Music to release album

Nicole Scherzinger has signed a multi-album deal with RCA Records to release her upcoming album this year. 

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Feb 19th 2014 at 11:51AM

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Sony Music operating profit up 32.5% in Q3 FY 2013

Sony’s music business saw operating profit rise 32.5% and revenues increase by 14.4% year-on-year in its 2013 fiscal Q3, ended ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 7th 2014 at 10:59AM
Lay-offs coming at Sony Entertainment as division makes $100m in cuts

Lay-offs coming at Sony Entertainment as division makes $100m in cuts

Sony Corp's Entertainment division is set to make $100m in cost savings, resulting in lay-offs that will predominantly affect the ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 19th 2013 at 9:19AM
Sony Music posts 23% Q2 profit rise in Yen, boosted by exchange rate

Sony Music posts 23% Q2 profit rise in Yen, boosted by exchange rate

Sony Music has posted a 23.5% rise in Q2 operating profit in Japanese Yen for the three months ended September ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Oct 31st 2013 at 10:28AM
CoolBrands 2013: Spotify, Sony Music, Glastonbury, Apple make Top 20

CoolBrands 2013: Spotify, Sony Music, Glastonbury, Apple make Top 20

Apple has once again topped the annual UK CoolBrands survey, as other music-related companies register in the index's Top 20.
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Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 24th 2013 at 9:23AM

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Sony rejects call to spin-off entertainment arm, shares drop 5%

Sony Corp shares fell almost 5% after the company rejected stake-holder Daniel Loeb’s proposal to spin-off part of its entertainment ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 7th 2013 at 10:16AM
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Sony's music division posts $109m operating profit in Q1

Sony Corp’s music division posted an operating income of 10.8 billion yen (approx. $109 million, £72.3m) in Q1 of its ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 1st 2013 at 11:58AM
Richard and Adam Johnson

Britain's Got Talent duo sign to Sony Music

Britain’s Got Talent operatic brothers Richard and Adam Johnson have signed a multi-album deal with Sony Music.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 27th 2013 at 11:43AM
Richard Connell

Richard Connell named MD, Associated Labels at Sony

Sony Music Entertainment UK & Ireland has promoted promotion of Richard Connell to the position of MD, Associated Labels with ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jun 21st 2013 at 10:30AM

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Sony CEO will 'examine music division spin-off from all angles'

Sony CEO will 'examine music division spin-off from all angles'

Sony Corp CEO Kaz Hirai has told shareholders of the company that the board will “examine from all angles” a ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jun 20th 2013 at 10:22AM
Sony Corp

Sony investor Loeb renews call for music and film spin-off

Sony Corp is facing renewed calls from investor Daniel Loeb to spin-off a portion of its film and music business ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 18th 2013 at 3:35PM
Xperia Access

Sony launches new content campaign Xperia Access

Sony has launched a new campaign that will provide exclusive content for music fans via its Xperia Facebook page and ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 12th 2013 at 11:05AM
Apple's iRadio is go: Sony licenses service at 11th hour

Apple's iRadio is go: Sony licenses service at 11th hour

Apple is expected to unveil its long-awaited streaming online music discovery platform iRadio tomorrow (Monday, June 10), after signing an ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jun 9th 2013 at 9:24PM
Jon Hanlon

Sony Music appoints EDM Director in Australia

Sony Music has appointed Jon Hanlon to the new position of director, Electronic Dance Music in Australia and New Zealand.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 31st 2013 at 10:11AM
Sebjak signs to Ultra

Swedish DJ Sebjak signs to Ultra Records

Emerging Swedish house DJ Sebjak has signed with Ultra Records for his new album.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on May 28th 2013 at 5:32PM
Sony Corp considers Music division spin-off

Sony Corp considers Music division spin-off

Sony Corp. has confirmed that it will this week discuss proposals that it should sell part of its entertainment business ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 22nd 2013 at 11:17AM
Apple yet to sign iRadio deals with Sony, Warner - report

Apple yet to sign iRadio deals with Sony, Warner - report

Apple has signed a global licensing deal with Universal Music for its new streaming service, dubbed 'iRadio' - but it ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on May 10th 2013 at 9:47AM
Sony completes acquisition of Now! EU stake

Sony completes acquisition of Now! EU stake

Sony Music Entertainment has completed its purchase of EMI Music's European rights to Now! That's What I Call Music! from ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on May 9th 2013 at 5:14PM