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  1. "We look forward to carefully reviewing the text when it is issued," says IFPI

    The post Copyright Directive talks conclude – music business responds ahead of reviewing final Article 13 text appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  2. Schwartz is the composer of hit musicals Godspell, Pippin, and Wicked

    The post Warner/Chappell inks publishing deal with musical theatre composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  3. UMPG saw annual revenues rise 14.5% at constant currency in 2018, hitting €941m

    The post Jody Gerson-led Universal Music Publishing Group is now officially a billion-dollar business appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  4. Beatsource will provide a catalog of curated music for open format DJs

    The post Beatport & DJcity team up on joint venture music service Beatsource appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  5. Universal's recorded music division turned over €4.828bn ($5.73bn) last year, up 10% at constant currency

    The post Universal Music Group posts record $7.1bn in 2018 revenues, with a $1bn EBITA appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  6. Mansell has scored films such as Moon, Requiem For A Dream and Black Swan

    The post Decca Publishing signs composer and musician Clint Mansell appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  7. Bodega will act as a standalone sync licensing agency

    The post Symphonic Distribution launches sync licensing arm, Bodega Sync appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  8. Dan Bettes has been promoted to Vice President, Finance

    The post Downtown bolsters global finance team with new hires and promotions appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  9. Qobuz currently has over 100,000 active customers

    The post Hi-Res music streaming service Qobuz launches in the US appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  10. The text was finalised this evening (February 13)

    The post Final Article 13 text agreed as European Copyright Directive talks conclude appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.