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Jan 27, 2016, 21:49 ET
Sony Music Entertainment Sign Nigerian Musician Davido - Pictured (L to R): Adewale Adeleke, Chairman, HKN Records; Adam Granite, President, Northern & Eastern Europe and Africa, Sony Music International; Dusko Justic, Vice President, International Marketing, Sony Music International; Kamal Ajiboye, Manager for Davido; Joel Katz, Chairman Media & Entertainment, Greenberg Traurig; Efe Ogbeni, Executive Producer / Head A&R, Regime Music Societe; Sean Watson, Managing Director, Sony Music Africa...

Sony Music Entertainment Sign Nigerian Musician Davido To A Worldwide Deal

 Sony Music Entertainment have signed accomplished musician Davido to a groundbreaking global agreement. The deal...

Nov 23, 2015, 16:31 ET

Sony Music Strikes Original Video Content Deal with YouTube star Kurt Hugo Schneider for New Digital Series

 Sony Music Entertainment is partnering with YouTube star Kurt Hugo Schneider to develop a new original series for digital video that will...

Oct 29, 2015, 12:21 ET

Sony Music Entertainment and Artist Legacy Group, LLC Enter Groundbreaking New Joint Venture Agreement to Provide Comprehensive Brand Management Services

Sony Music Entertainment ("SME") and Artist Legacy Group, LLC ("ALG") have entered into a groundbreaking joint venture agreement it was announced...

Sep 15, 2015, 17:14 ET

Sony Music Entertainment Announces International Licensing Agreement with EGREM for Most Extensive Catalog Of Cuban Music

 The Havana-based Enterprise of Recordings and Musical Editions (known by its Spanish initials EGREM) and Sony Music Entertainment are pleased...

Aug 19, 2015, 09:41 ET

CORRECTION - CarpeDiem Film & TV and Sony Music Entertainment Canada Inc.: Céline Dion collabore à la trame sonore de La Guerre des Tuques 3D

Dans le communiqué, "Céline Dion collabore à la trame sonore de La Guerre des Tuques 3D" publié le 19 août 2015 10:00...

Mar 17, 2015, 08:00 ET

Leonard Cohen Releases 'Can't Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour' on May 12, 2015

WINS 'ALBUM OF THE YEAR' AT THE 2015 JUNO AWARDS Pre-Order Now Available TORONTO, March 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Leonard Cohen releases Can't...

Feb 11, 2015, 12:02 ET
NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 53, debuts at #1 on Billboard album charts

NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 53 Debuts At No. 1 On The Billboard Album Chart

 NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 53, the latest numbered volume from the world's best-selling, multi-artist album series, NOW That's What I...

Jan 26, 2015, 10:00 ET

Sony Music Entertainment CEO Doug Morris to Deliver a Keynote Interview on the "Lessons Learned"

 Doug Morris, CEO of Sony Music Entertainment and industry icon, is to deliver a keynote interview at Midem 2015. Organised by Reed MIDEM,...

Jan 22, 2015, 12:15 ET

Sony Music Entertainment Releases 'Rockin' Goat,' an Action-Packed Adventure Game Made for Mobile

Sony Music Entertainment today announced the launch of 'Rockin' Goat,' a raucous new mobile adventure game set against the backdrop of Rock and...

May 10, 2014, 04:18 ET

LA CANTANTE / COMPOSITORA AUSTRALIANA Jessica Mauboy hace historia en EUROVISIÓN

- LA CANTANTE / COMPOSITORA AUSTRALIANA Jessica Mauboy hace historia en EUROVISIÓN al interpretar SEA OF FLAGS durante la segunda semifinal en...

May 09, 2014, 08:57 ET

AUSTRALISCHE SÄNGERIN / SONGSCHREIBERIN Jessica Mauboy schreibt Geschichte beim EUROVISION SONG CONTEST und präsentiert SEA OF FLAGS im zweiten Halbfinale in KOPENHAGEN, DÄNEMARK

- SEA OF FLAGS ist JETZT erhältlich: über itunes Die australische Sängerin / Songschreiberin Jessica Mauboy hat gerade...

May 09, 2014, 08:50 ET
Mar 28, 2014, 12:52 ET
Santana, Wyclef, Avicii & Alexandre Pires Selected For The Official Anthem Of The 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM) Entitled "Dar um Jeito (We Will Find A Way)".  (PRNewsFoto/Sony Music Entertainment)

Santana, Wyclef, Avicii & Alexandre Pires Selected For The Official Anthem Of The 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Entitled "Dar um Jeito (We Will Find A Way)"

 FIFA and Sony Music Entertainment announce today that the Official Anthem of the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ in Brazil is entitled "Dar um...

Jan 23, 2014, 12:29 ET
Jun 24, 2013, 11:11 ET
IT COULDN'T GET WORSE . . . COULD IT? In 'MOMS' NIGHT OUT' - a fast-paced, family comedy - four moms and a beleaguered cabbie discover in love, marriage and parenting, it can all go wrong . . . and still turn out right. (From right: Sarah Drew, Abbie Cobb, Patricia Heaton, Andrea Logan White and David Hunt) Photo: Saeed Adyani. (PRNewsFoto/Provident Films, a Sony Music Entertainment company and AFFIRM Films, a Sony Pictures Entertainment company)

Erwin Brothers Wrap Filming On Family Comedy 'MOMS' NIGHT OUT'

 Principal photography has wrapped on MOMS' NIGHT OUT, the hilarious family comedy produced by Kevin Downes to be distributed by AFFIRM Films...

Apr 03, 2013, 07:04 ET

Gloria Estefan se reencuentra con Sony Music Entertainment

Sony Music Entertainment se enorgullece en anunciar el regreso de la superestrella internacional Gloria Estefan. Reconocida en todo el...

Apr 03, 2013, 07:04 ET

Gloria Estefan Reunites With Sony Music Entertainment

 Sony Music Entertainment is proud to announce the return of international superstar Gloria Estefan to her longtime label home. The...

Jan 23, 2013, 15:06 ET

Ultra Music And Sony Music Form Strategic Alliance

 Ultra Music and Sony Music Entertainment today announced a groundbreaking new global strategic relationship covering A&R, distribution,...

Jan 22, 2013, 13:36 ET
The world's best-selling, multi-artist album series, NOW That's What I Call Music! presents NOW That's What I Call Love Songs, a romantic audio valentine featuring major hit ballads by today's top artists.  A special 40-track Deluxe Edition of NOW That's What I Call Love Songs is available starting today, exclusively on The iTunes Store (www.itunes.com).  NOW That's What I Call Love Songs is also available today as an 18-track standard edition.  The series' next numbered edition, NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 45, will be released February 5.  www.nowthatsmusic.com.  (PRNewsFoto/EMI Music / Sony Music Entertainment / Universal Music Group)

NOW That's What I Call Music Presents A Romantic 40-Track Deluxe Edition Of 'NOW That's What I Call Love Songs,' Available Exclusively On iTunes

 The world's best-selling, multi-artist album series, NOW That's What I Call Music! presents NOW That's What I Call Love Songs, a romantic...