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Mar 29, 2019, 07:00 ET Superstar Pianist Lang Lang Makes History

Today is World Piano Day and who better to celebrate with than global superstar pianist Lang Lang. He's already inspired millions of children to play ...


Mar 13, 2019, 11:30 ET Universal Music Group Appoints Dan Morales To Chief Information Officer

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced Dan Morales, a highly regarded technology and finance...


Feb 12, 2019, 12:00 ET Universal Music Group To Acquire Ingrooves Music Group

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, is strengthening its commitment to independent artists and labels through ...


Jan 22, 2019, 09:05 ET Universal Music Group's Bravado Acquires Merchandise And Branding Company Epic Rights

Universal Music Group's Bravado, the leading global consumer, lifestyle and brand management company, has acquired Epic Rights, a boutique...


Jan 18, 2019, 07:00 ET Lang Lang Unveils New Album 'Piano Book' Due for Release on March 29

One of the world's biggest classical stars, Lang Lang, returns with his brand new solo album 'Piano Book' – a collection of pieces which first...


Nov 19, 2018, 10:15 ET Taylor Swift Signs Exclusive Global Recording Agreement With Universal Music Group

Taylor Swift, one of the music industry's most creatively and commercially successful artists in history, signed a global recording agreement with...


Oct 24, 2018, 12:00 ET Universal Music Group Appoints Jaime Weston To Executive Vice President Of Consumer Marketing

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced that Jaime Weston, an accomplished marketing, advertising ...


Sep 21, 2018, 10:00 ET Elton John And Universal Music Group Strike Global Partnership Across Recorded Music, Music Publishing, Merchandise, Brand Management And Licensing Rights

Rocket Entertainment and Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced a significant new agreement to...


Jul 08, 2018, 20:50 ET The Rolling Stones And Universal Music Group Announce Unprecedented Partnership

The Rolling Stones and Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music entertainment, today announced an expansive worldwide agreement...


Jun 18, 2018, 10:00 ET Universal Music Group And All Def Media Expand Content Agreement

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, and All Def Media (ADM), one of the fastest-growing multi-platform media...


Jun 13, 2018, 12:00 ET Mass Appeal and Universal Music Group Announce Exclusive Global Distribution Agreement

Mass Appeal, the urban culture-focused media and entertainment company, and Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based...


Jun 05, 2018, 01:00 ET Legendary Australian Rock Band INXS Name Grammy Winning Music Producer, Composer and Arranger Giles Martin as Executive Music Director for Future Projects

Legendary Australian rock band INXS and Petrol Records have today announced that renowned music producer, composer and arranger, Giles Martin, is...


May 24, 2018, 10:00 ET Darcus Beese Named President Of Island Records

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced that Darcus Beese OBE, a renowned and iconic British...


Apr 23, 2018, 07:00 ET Kris Wu, One Of Asia's Biggest Stars, Signs Exclusive International Agreement With Universal Music Group

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced an exclusive international recording agreement with Kris...


Feb 27, 2018, 12:00 ET Celine Joshua Joins Universal Music Group As General Manager, Commercial, Content And Artist Strategy

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced Celine Joshua has been appointed, effective May 1, 2018,...


Dec 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Facebook And Universal Music Group Strike Unprecedented Global Agreement

Facebook and Universal Music Group (UMG) today announced an unprecedented global, multi-year agreement under which UMG becomes the first major music...


Oct 16, 2017, 13:26 ET Universal Music Group Launches Accelerator Engagement Network

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind accelerator engagement...


Aug 03, 2017, 12:15 ET Paul Rosenberg Named CEO Of Def Jam Recordings

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced that Paul Rosenberg, one of the industry's most prominent ...


May 01, 2017, 04:00 ET Sir Lucian Grainge est nommé personnalité média de l'année 2017 des prix Cannes Lions

Le festival international de la créativité Cannes Lions a annoncé aujourd'hui que Sir Lucian Grainge, président du conseil et président-directeur...


May 01, 2017, 04:00 ET Sir Lucian Grainge Named Cannes Lions Media Person of the Year 2017

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity today announced that Sir Lucian Grainge, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Universal Music...


Apr 27, 2017, 12:00 ET Jack White Signs First-Ever Global Publishing Agreement With Universal Music Publishing Group

Jack White, the highly revered singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer, has signed a first-ever global, multi-year agreement...


Mar 06, 2017, 15:21 ET Universal Music Group's Family Of Artists And Labels Take Over Antone's Nightclub During South by Southwest 2017

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, is returning to South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Music Festival in Austin,...


Feb 11, 2017, 19:00 ET Universal Music Group Relaunches Polygram Entertainment To Accelerate Film And Television Strategy

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced that it is re-launching Polygram Entertainment to...


Feb 09, 2017, 08:00 ET The Estate Of Prince Rogers Nelson Selects Universal Music Group To Manage Iconic Artist's Recordings

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced a multi-year agreement with the Estate of Prince Rogers...


Feb 08, 2017, 17:00 ET Lang Lang - Pioneering Pianist And Cultural Icon Returns Home To Universal Music Group

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced a new long-term recording agreement with the world's most ...