Elton John’s musical career celebrated on UK commemorative coin by Royal Mint

London, 6th July 2020:  The Royal Mint has announced that Elton John, one of the most successful and enduring artists of all time will be celebrated on a new commemorative coin. Available from today, the design is the latest addition to…

Pentatonix Release ‘Blinding Lights’ Video ‘At Home Ep’ Out Now

Three-time Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum selling artist Pentatonix have released the music video for their vocal arrangement of The Weeknd’s hit ‘Blinding Lights’. The track is taken from their At Home EP, which was released last week, alongside the first music video…

Sam Fischer Announces ‘This City Remix’ Featuring Camilo

Sam Fischer has announced the final version of his global smash hit This City with a further remix featuring Colombian singer-songwriter Camilo, which completes his These Cities Project released on 10th July. Beginning as a TikTok sensation and quickly cementing…

Universal Music Group Announces Strategic Global Partnership With Sugar, Italy’s Leading Independent Label

SANTA MONICA / MILAN, June 29, 2020 – Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced a strategic global partnership with leading Italian music company Sugar, one of the most prestigious independent music companies in the…

Queen honoured with official British Stamp collection

 Royal Mail and Bravado have revealed a special range of collectable products in honour of British rock icons, Queen. Royal Mail announced it is issuing a set of 13 Special Stamps to celebrate one of the UK’s most influential rock…

Iconic Emi Label Reborn / Rebecca Allen Appointed President

London, June 17th, 2020: Universal Music Group has mapped out a bold new future for one of the most renowned British record labels of all time with Virgin EMI being renamed EMI Records with immediate effect. The music powerhouse will be…

Ume Announces Global Deal With Sofa Entertainment for ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’

Ume Announces Global Deal With Sofa Entertainment for ‘the Ed Sullivan Show’ Catalog; For the First Time Ever, Full Performance Segments Officially Available Worldwide via Streaming Platforms June 12 Santa Monica, CA – June 12, 2020 – Nearly 50 years…

John Legend Performs Live for Amazon Music This Friday

Today, Amazon Music announced critically acclaimed, multi-platinum singer-songwriter and EGOT winner, John Legend, as the next featured artist in its new Friday live performance series, bringing a stripped-down set and intimate conversations with fans on Amazon Live. John will perform…

UK bands aren’t beaten by COVID-19 lockdowns and offer live music on social media

UK bands have turned to their social media channels to help lessen the anxiety that many are feeling during the COVID-19 lockdown. Five Days North, winners of the Best Unsigned Band at the Best of British Unsigned Music Awards 2017, asked their fans to join them in a…

Universal Music Group and the Aristokrat Group, One of Africa’s Most Influential Music Companies, Announce Strategic Global Partnership for Recordings and Publishing

PARIS/LAGOS, May 11, 2020 – Universal Music France (UMF), a division of Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced a strategic partnership with The  Aristokrat Group, a prominent African entertainment company which operates from Lagos,…