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Entries in 'Universal Music Group' (18)

Vevo preparing for sale - report

Vevo preparing for sale - report

Vevo’s owners are looking for a new investor to take control, according to reports, floating valuations of more than $1 ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 29th 2014 at 11:07AM
SoundCloud close to finalising major label deals - report

SoundCloud close to finalising major label deals - report

SoundCloud is said to be close to deals with Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group for ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 11th 2014 at 10:29AM
Martin Ingestrom to head up UMP Sweden and Nordic operations

Martin Ingestrom to head up UMP Sweden and Nordic operations

Martin Ingestrom has been promoted to president, UMP Sweden and SVP Nordic Countries, UMP.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 11th 2014 at 10:07AM
Universal Music parent to push integration and media content focus

Universal Music parent to push integration and media content focus

The new chairman of Universal Music’s parent company Vivendi intends to increase integration across the group with a focus on ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 25th 2014 at 10:36AM

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Bravado launches Marley Apparel

Bravado launches Marley Apparel

Universal Music Group’s global music merchandising company Bravado has launched Marley Apparel, a men’s clothing line that pays tribute from ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 13th 2014 at 11:20AM
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Cindy Mabe promoted to Universal Nashville President

Cindy Mabe has been named president of Universal Music Group Nashville.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 13th 2014 at 10:27AM
Amazon to launch Prime music streaming service - report

Amazon to launch Prime music streaming service - report

Amazing will be launching a music streaming service as part of its Amazon Prime membership, launching in June or July ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 30th 2014 at 12:35PM
Universal names Susan Mazo Global Communications SVP

Universal names Susan Mazo Global Communications SVP

Universal Music Group has appointed Susan Mazo as senior vice president of global communications, effective immediately.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 22nd 2014 at 5:12PM

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Thomas Lorain

Caroline International appoints Thomas Lorain to head up France

Caroline International, the label services division of Universal Music, has appointed Thomas Lorain to head its French unit.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Feb 6th 2014 at 10:19AM
Queen sign new deal with Universal

Queen sign new deal with Universal

Queen and Universal Music Group have renewed their partnership with a long-term deal covering a range of new projects from ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Dec 2nd 2013 at 10:17PM
Vivendi

Universal parent to split media and telco groups

Universal parent Vivendi will go ahead with plans to separate its media and telecom groups.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 27th 2013 at 10:01AM
Lucian Grainge on Universal ownership chatter: 'I'm not thinking about it until it becomes a possibility'

Lucian Grainge on Universal ownership chatter: 'I'm not thinking about it until it becomes a possibility'

There’s been plenty of interest in Vivendi’s changing structure this week, after the Universal Music parent bought out the co-owner ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 1st 2013 at 11:27AM

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Frank Sinatra

Universal licenses Frank Sinatra's Reprise catalogue

Universal Music Group has licensed global catalogue rights to Frank Sinatra’s Reprise recordings from Frank Sinatra Enterprises.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 29th 2013 at 2:49PM
Universal Music Group

Universal revenues up 16.3% in H1 2013, Vivendi net income drops 25%

Universal Music Group recorded revenues of €2.236 million (£1.91m) in the first half of 2013 – up 16.3% period on ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 29th 2013 at 3:51PM
Vivendi

Universal parent's video games giant goes independent

Universal’s parent Vivendi is set to let go of Activision Blizzard, one of the world’s biggest games companies, which is ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 26th 2013 at 12:20PM
Russell Simmons

Simmons, Robbins, Rifkind partner with UMG to launch YouTube-focused label

Def Jam founder Russell Simmons, Brian Robbins and Steve Rifkind have partnered with Universal Music Group to launch a “next-generation” ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 24th 2013 at 10:05AM

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Universal appoints new Brand Partnership VPs at East Coast Label Group

Mauro DeCeglie and Jules Ferree have each been named vice presidents of Brand Partnerships for the East Coast Label Group ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 16th 2013 at 11:42AM
Lucian Grainge

Grainge: PLG sale provides 'significant resources for rebuilding EMI'

Lucian Grainge has commented on Warner’s now complete acquisition of Parlophone Label Group from Universal.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 2nd 2013 at 3:50PM