Entries in 'universal' (82)
Universal Music UK has hired Brian Celler in the newly-created role of EVP, head of international.
Universal Music Group (UMG) has promoted Barak Moffitt to the newly created position of executive vice president of content strategy ...
Universal's U-Live division promotes Sally Davies Gated Content
Sally Davies has been promoted to MD of Universal Music’s live entertainment division U-Live. She was previously its COO.
Overnight news from around the world Gated Content
Lucian Grainge pays tribute to Sir George Martin
Olivier Nusse appointed CEO of Universal Music France Gated Content
Universal Music Group has promoted Olivier Nusse, managing director of Mercury Music Group and Universal Classic & Jazz France, to CEO of Universal Music ...
Amy takes home Best Documentary BAFTA Gated Content
Amy, the 2015 film about the late singer songwriter Amy Winehouse, was last night named Best Documentary by the British ...
MMF calls for Universal to follow Warner and Sony in sharing streaming equity revenue with artists Gated Content
Following Warner and Sony's decision to share revenue from equity stakes in streaming services with its artists, the Music Managers ...
Beatles streaming results 'have exceeded expectations' Gated Content
The performance of The Beatles on streaming platforms has “exceeded all expectations” according to Universal Music Group International (UMGI) SVP ...
WWF launched their new Christmas campaign #WorldNeedsLove on Friday November 20, with the help of singer Will Young and Globe, ...
Universal Music Group (UMG), has formed an executive management Board comprised of key leaders from across its multiple business units ...
Max Hole departs Universal Music Group International Gated Content
Universal Music Group International chairman and CEO Max Hole will be stepping down from his roles, effective immediately.
Deadmau5 takes publishing and recordings to Kobalt Gated Content
Canadian DJ and producer Deadmau5, aka Joel Zimmerman has reportedly cut ties with Universal and is taking his publishing, recordings ...
VKontakte 'cleared' in dispute with Warner and Universal Gated Content
On September 30, Russian social network vKontakte (VK) was ordered by a Russian court to use effective technology to prevent ...
Universal reaches deal with Amazon Prime Music Gated Content
Universal has finally licensed its music to Amazon Prime Music.
Universal holding fire on SoundCloud deal? Gated Content
Universal has put any licensing deal with SoundCloud on hold while the service is engaged in a lawsuit with PRS ...
Sony/ATV US market share drops below 20% in Q2 Gated Content
Sony/ATV is clinging onto its US market share lead, taking the top spot by a margin of 0.3% in the ...
SoundCloud close to deal with Universal - report Gated Content
SoundCloud is said to be close to signing a deal with a second major label - Universal.
Universal Music Group has hired music and media industry executive Jay Frank, founder of music and marketing analytics companies DigSin ...
Universal partners with ASOS Gated Content
Universal has partnered with ASOS for exclusive content premieres.
Doppler Labs raises $17m in funding Gated Content
Wearable tech start-up Doppler Labs has closed a Series B investment round, raising $17 million.
Universal Music Publishing Mexico inks deal with SACM Gated Content
Universal Music Publishing Mexico has signed an exclusive publishing administration agreement with SACM (Sociedad de Autores y Compositores de México), ...
Universal collusion investigation dropped Gated Content
New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman has closed the inquiry into whether Universal colluded with Apple over freemium services.
Live Nation, Universal, WME invest in Doppler Labs Gated Content
Leading music companies Live Nation, Universal Music Group and agency WME have all invested in technology firm Doppler Labs.
Universal Music Group has now confirmed that it too pays breakage to artists.
Universal launches EMI Records India Gated Content
Universal has partnered with top Bollywood film director Mohit Suri to launch new label, EMI Records India.