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Sync Spotlight Film Gek Van Geluk

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 08 december 2017 Sync Spotlight: ‘Let It Go’, (co-written by Barry), & ‘Tweede Kans’ (co-written by Ewbank) , are featured in the new Dutch feel-good comedy Gek van Geluk.

‘Fairytale of New York’ 30th anniversary

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 23 november 2017

Today marks 30 years since the original release of The Pogues & Kirsty MacColl’s classic Christmas song ‘Fairytale of New York’. Since its original release in the eighties 'Fairytale of New York' has become one of the most loved Christmas pop songs of all time and has made an appearance in the Top 20 every year since 2005. It has sold over a million copies, is the most played Christmas song of the century (PPL, 2011) and frequently tops polls for people’s favourite Christmas songs of all time. 

USC Annenberg Launches "Annenberg Inclusion Initiative"

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 16 november 2017

The global leader in entertainment research has expanded the focus and renamed its ground-breaking Media, Diversity & Social Change Initiative, and created a new advisory board. Universal Music Group and other prominent members of the music industry join initiative to create measurable change for representation of women and underrepresented racial/ethnic groups.

MagnusTheMagnus' 'Area' leads top TV Commercials Chart

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 13 november 2017

UMPG writer and producer MagnusTheMagnus (aka Magnus Lidehäll) tops Billboard & Clio's top TV Commercials chart, for October, with 'Area'. The track leads the chart after its appearance in Apple iPhone 8's 'Unveiled' commercial. 

New signing: Solomon Grey

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 09 november 2017

Universal Music Publishing are proud to announce the signing of artists and composers Solomon Grey.

Must Be Santa for Target

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 08 november 2017 The Hall Moore and Bill Fredericks classic "Must Be Santa", has been licensed for Target's 2017 Christmas Campaign.