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Sony to buy additional 60% stake in EMI Music Publishing

Sony has announced that it has agreed a deal with Mubadala Investment Company to acquire the latter’s 60% stake in EMI Music Publishing’s parent company DH Publishing, taking Sony’s share of the publisher to 90%. The...
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Facebook signs licensing deal with publisher Sony/ATV

Slowly but surely, Facebook’s music-licensing strategy is coming in to focus. Having announced a deal with Universal Music Group before Christmas – which included its recorded-music and publishing divisions – now the...
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Pandora payments will rise, not fall, under new Sony/ATV deal

Personal radio service Pandora has been campaigning hard to reduce its royalties burden in recent months, so here's some surprising news: the company has signed a direct deal with Sony/ATV to pay 25% MORE in royalties.
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Sony/ATV reveals 48-hour deadline scuppered Apple iRadio talks

Sony/ATV boss Marty Bandier has explained why the publisher refused to sign a deal with Apple last month for the company's upcoming iRadio service.
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CueSongs bags a full set of major music publishers

CueSongs has inked a deal with BMG Rights Management, giving it a full set of the major music publishers.
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Sony/ATV gets lyrically arty with Zazzle

Publisher Sony/ATV has signed a deal with online store Zazzle's Artsprojekt subsidiary, which will see artists from the latter creating products based on song titles and lyrics. It's called the Lyrical Inspirations Fan Merch...
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eMusic ups Latin catalogue with SGAE deal

eMusic has signed a deal with Spanish authors and publishers collecting society SGAE, bolstering its catalogue of Latin and Spanish-language music in Europe.