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Mike McCormack sits down with Music Business Worldwide

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 13 september 2017

"I think we've got by far and away the UK's best A&R force" Mike McCormack sits down with Music Business Worldwide to talk about his ambitions with UMPG, his view on recent major industry issues and what A&R means to him in 2017.

Eurythmics for Honda

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 05 september 2017

An enchanting, 'westworld' inspired rework of the Eurythmics hit "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)" has been licensed for Honda Australia's brand new campaign.

David Bowie for Uber

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 04 september 2017

David Bowie's chart-topping, anthem "Let's Dance" has been licensed for Uber Australia's brand new 'Discover A New Way To Move' campaign. 

Signing John Ewbank

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 21 augustus 2017

Deal extension with composer, lyricist and record producer, John Ewbank.


My Little Corner of the World for Air NZ

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 07 augustus 2017

The 1960’s classic “My Little Corner of the World”, originally sung by Anita Bryant, has been licensed for Air NZ’s new in-flight safety video.

UMPG signs worldwide administration deal with Per Gessle / Roxette

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 03 augustus 2017

Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) has signed a worldwide administration deal (excluding Nordic Region and Baltic States) to represent Per Gessle for the entire Roxette catalogue (with Marie Fredriksson), along with certain other songs. Per Gessle is one of Scandinavia’s all-time most successful artists and songwriters. With a gift for catchy hooks, both musically and lyrically, he has composed chart-topping pop hits for more than three decades.