Film, TV + Media


With an unparalleled roster and iconic catalogue of over three million songs, UMPG has the industry’s premiere global creative and synchronization team.  We connect the best music to film, tv, advertising, stage, video games and digital content.

From emerging artists and songwriters to global superstars, we create opportunities for our talented writers to include worldwide sync placements, networking opportunities with studios and music supervisors, and facilitating original music creation for projects. With a deep knowledge of the UMPG catalog our music experts provide a personal service and advanced tools to help you easily find and license the perfect track for your project within the scope of your budget.

We provide free music supervision, including song searches, creative and licensing services, as well as one stop solutions. For more information, you can visit our Music Search. Or to request a license for a song, go to our Request License Quote page or email umpg.licensing@umusic.com.  Check out some examples of recent synchs we’ve licensed for major advertisers, films, trailers, games and more below.

Justin Bieber Stars In T-Mobile Super Bowl Ad

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 02 February 2017

Justin Bieber stars in a brand new T-Mobile advertisement that is set to air during Super Bowl Sunday, February 5. In the one-minute commercial titled #UnlimitedMoves, he narrates the history of touchdown celebrations as the instrumental version of his song “Children” soundtracks the spot.

AT&T / Direct TV Spot Features 5 UMPG Songs

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 09 January 2017

AT&T/ Direct TV "Everywhere" advertisement features five classic UMPG TV theme songs from the series "Back to the Future," "Seinfeld Theme," "Theme from Knight Rider," "Game of Throne Theme" and "Sex and the City Theme."

 

Jamie N Commons wins UK Sync Artist of the Year

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 21 October 2016

Jamie N Commons has won UK Sync Artist of the year at the Music Week Sync Awards, with a further three awards for UMPG including Best Sync – Trailer (Film), Best Sync – Film Soundtrack and Best Sync – TV Show Sport. 

American Honey Soundtrack

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 14 October 2016

The dark, contemporary soundtrack to American Honey, the critically acclaimed new film by writer/director Andrea Arnold, features five UMPG published songs by Lapsley (“8896”), Jeremih ("All The Time”), Raury ("God’s Whisper”), Ciara (“Ride”) and Steve Earle ("Copperhead Road”).