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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. 

Oskar Linnros releases 'Väntar på en Ängel'

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 10 november 2017 After four years of silence - Oskar Linnros posted "this year I will say everything" this spring. Since then we have followed the artist Oskar Linnros, his feelings and his fantastic music. His musical shape has never been better, both on stage and in the studio. 

HUMAN - 'HIGHER'

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 03 november 2017 Behind HUMAN stands a Grammy award-winning Swedish artist Daniel Adams-Ray, who has previously released multi-platinum selling albums under his own name. Now he's releasing 'HIGHER' in English - first single from coming album set to be released in 2018.

UMPG sweep Music Business Worldwide A&R awards with four Award wins

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 02 november 2017

At the second Music Business Worldwide awards held last night, Universal Music Publishing Group artists and team took home four awards. Caroline Elleray was honoured with the Sir George Martin award, Steve Mac took home 'Songwriter of the Year' and 'Producer of the Year' while the company as a whole won 'Publisher of the Year.'

Ted Gärdestad - Signerat Peter Nordahl Live

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 27 oktober 2017

'Ted Gärdestad - Signerat Peter Nordahl' - an album on which arranger and producer Peter Nordahl has removed the instruments, only kept the original vocals by Ted Gärdestad and framed the vocals with new orchestrated arrangement performed by Norrköping's Symphony Orchestra.
The concert on October 22nd was sold out and and a new has been announced. On January 14th we can enjoy this masterpiece in a live version at Konserthuset in Stockholm.

 

UMPG win 'Sync Publisher' at Music Week Sync Awards

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 19 oktober 2017

Universal Music Publishing have been presented with the Sync team: Publisher award in recognition of syncs including the John Lewis Buster the Boxer Christmas campaign featuring 'One Day I’ll Fly Away'.

Fatboy Slim joins Julien Temple's 'Ibiza - The Silent Movie'

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 19 oktober 2017

Fatboy Slim has been announced as music director for Julien Temple’s upcoming documentary ‘Ibiza – The Silent Movie’. Also known as Norman Cook, the legendary DJ will curate a selection of his own and other producer’s work. 

Loney Dear

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 06 oktober 2017 UMPG Scandinavia have signed singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Loney Dear (Emil Svanängen).