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UMPG works with Havas, Mercury KX and Sharps Brewery to create 'KEYNVOR'

Keynvor is a new project from Mercury KX in collaboration with artist Sebastian Plano. The Keynvor campaign, which comes in association with Havas London and Sharp’s Brewery Atlantic Pale Ale, will be funding its own Ocean conservation through the release of a new single ‘Preservation’.
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New signing: Jay Weathers

Universal Music Publishing are proud to announce the signing of Hackney-born producer Jay Weathers.

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Seinabo Sey - new single 'I Owe You Nothing / Remember'

Seinabo Sey has announced her new single 'I Owe You Nothing' and accompanying b-side 'Remember ft. Jacob Banks' both are out now. This announcement marks Seinabo Sey's first new music in over two years since the release of her critically acclaimed debut album 'Pretend' in 2015.
 
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A showcase of this year's hottest new acts

New Sounds 2018 is a playlist to showcase some of the widely tipped new acts for the coming year. The selection includes breezy, laid-back Rex Orange County, singer songwriter Tom Walker and glam grunge pop Dream Wife, sitting alongside Bad Sound's new age indie funk, South London's post punk outfit Shame, multi instrumentalist Tom Misch and Nilufer Yanya's raw soul indie. 
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New website launched to honour the legacy of Irving Berlin

The family of Irving Berlin, in conjunction with his publishers Concord Music (North America) and Universal Music Publishing Group (rest of World), today announced the launch of a new website to honour the seminal musician in celebration of his 130th birthday. Created to pay tribute to Irving Berlin’s life and legendary works, this is the first time a dedicated digital resource has existed online for the man epitomized by Jerome Kern's famous maxim: "Irving Berlin has no place in American music - he is American music."

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Universal Music Publishing Group and Disney Music Group expand relationship

Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG), and Disney Music Publishing (DMP), the music publishing arm of The Disney Music Group (DMG), today announced a new agreement that expands the territories in which UMPG will administer DMP’s catalogues to include the United Kingdom, Ireland, continental Europe, as well as Israel and countries in Africa and the Caribbean.  

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