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Feb 08, 2018 | Legacy Recordings to Release Johnny Cash: Forever Words, an Album of Cash's Unknown Poems & Other Writings Transformed into New Songs by Contemporary Artists
NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Johnny Cash: Forever Words–a collaborative album consisting of songs created from Johnny Cash’s unknown poetry, lyrics, an
Feb 02, 2018 | Dasha Smith Dwin Named Executive Vice President and Global Chief Human Resources Officer, Sony Music Entertainment
New York – February 2, 2018 – Dasha Smith Dwin has been named Executive Vice President and Global Chief Human Resources Officer for Sony Music Entertainment, effective February 5, 2018, it was announced today by Rob Stringer, CEO, Sony Music Ent
Jan 15, 2018 | Patrick Mushatsi-Kareba Named CEO, Sony Music Entertainment, Germany, Switzerland and Austria (GSA)
BERLIN, Jan. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Daniel Lieberberg, President, Continental Europe and Africa, Sony Music Entertainment today announced that Patrick Mushatsi-Kareba has been named CEO, Sony Music Entertainment, Germany, Switzerland and
Jan 02, 2018 | Ron Perry Named Chairman & CEO, Columbia Records
NEW YORK, Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Rob Stringer, CEO, Sony Music Entertainment today announced Ron Perry has been named Chairman & CEO of Columbia Records. Based in New York, Perry will report
Dec 14, 2017 | Sony Music and Estate of Michael Jackson Renew Their Landmark Deal
NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Music and the Estate of Michael Jackson have agreed to a landmark recording deal that will continue the label’s 42-year relationship with Michael Jackson and his music, it was announced tod
Feb 27, 2017 | Kevin Kelleher Named Chief Operating Officer of Sony Music Entertainment
NEW YORK – February 27, 2017 – Incoming Sony Music Entertainment CEO Rob Stringer, who will be responsible for all worldwide operations of Sony Music, today announces that Kevin Kelleher will be promoted from Executive Vice President and Chief Fi
Mar 19, 2015 | Sony Music to purchase remaining interest in The Orchard, the world’s leading independent digital distributor
NEW YORK—March 19, 2015—Sony Music Entertainment today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Dimensional Associates, LLC to acquire the remaining interest in The Orchard, the global independent music, video and film distribution co
Jan 23, 2014 | FIFA and Sony Music Entertainment Select “We Are One (Ole Ola)” by Global Music Sensation Pitbull Featuring International Superstar Jennifer Lopez and Brazil’s Own Claudia Leitte as FIFA World Cup 2014™ Official Song
“We Are One (Ole Ola)” will be performed at the FIFA World Cup™ Opening Ceremony by Pitbull, Jennifer Lopez and Claudia Leitte on June 12, 2014 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – January 23, 2014 – FIFA and Sony Music Entertainment today announced th
May 09, 2013 | Sony Music Entertainment Completes Purchase Of EMI’s European Stake In “Now That’s What I Call Music!” From Universal Music Group
LONDON/ NEW YORK –  Thursday, May 9th, 2013.  Sony Music Entertainment today announced that it has completed its purchase of EMI Recorded Music’s European rights in NOW That’s What I Call Music! from Universal Music Group (UMG). T
Feb 02, 2012 | Sony Music Comments on the Passing of Whitney Houston
New York – February 12, 2012 – Sony Music Entertainment today issued the following statement regarding Whitney Houston:   “Whitney Houston was an icon and a once-in-a-lifetime talent who inspired a generation of singers and brought joy to
Aug 09, 2011 | Edgar Berger Named President & CEO, International, Sony Music Entertainment
New York, NY, August 9, 2011 – Edgar Berger has been named President & CEO, International, Sony Music Entertainment, it was announced today by Doug Morris, Chief Executive Officer, Sony Music Entertainment. In this role, Berger will be res
Aug 08, 2011 | Peter Edge Named Chief Executive Officer, RCA Music Group
Tom Corson Named President & Chief Operating Officer, RCA Music Group New York, NY, August 8, 2011 – Peter Edge has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, RCA Music Group, it was announced today by Doug Morris, Chief Executive Officer, So
Jul 18, 2011 | Sony Music Entertainment Names Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid Chairman & CEO, Epic Records
New York, NY, July 18, 2011 – Renowned record executive and Grammy Award-winning producer Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid has been named Chairman & CEO of Epic Records, it was announced today by Doug Morris, Chief Executive Officer, Sony Music Ent
May 19, 2011 | FIFA and Sony Music Entertainment Select “Happiness” by Alexis Jordan as FIFA Women’s World Cup 2011™ Official Song
NEW YORK, May 19, 2011 — FIFA and Sony Music Entertainment today announced that “Happiness” (Dave Aude Remix) by 19-year-old singing sensation Alexis Jordan (Star Roc/Roc Nation/Columbia), has been chosen as the Official Song of th
May 10, 2011 | Library of Congress Launches, With Sony Music Content, The “National Jukebox,” An Online Destination For Historical Sound Recordings
Largest Collection Of Historical Recordings Ever Made Publicly Available Online   The Library of Congress and Sony Music Entertainment today unveiled a new website of over 10,000 rare historic sound recordings available to the public for the fir
May 02, 2011 | Sony Names Doug Morris New Head Of Sony Music Entertainment
(New York, NY – March 2, 2011) — Doug Morris, one of the most respected and influential executives in the global music industry, will join Sony Music Entertainment as Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2011.  The announcement was mad
Jan 20, 2011 | Sony Music Entertainment To Develop Dynamic Artist Apps Using Innovative Mobile Roadie Platform
New York, NY — January 20, 2011 — Sony Music Entertainment today announced plans to develop interactive mobile entertainment applications across its network of artists and labels using technology from Mobile Roadie, the premier self serv
Dec 21, 2010 | Remix Bob Dylan’s “Subterranean Homesick Blues” Online Using the Original 4-Track Vocal, Guitar, Bass and Drum Recordings
“The Remix Project,” From Sony make.believe, Allows Fans to Re-imagine Dylan Classic Fan Contest, Also Featuring Collaborations from The Ting Tings, 2AM Club and Others, Will Award a Grand Prize Trip to South by Southwest Music Festival New York,
Dec 20, 2010 | Ariama.com Celebrates The Season!
An Ariama Christmas, Volume I ** Over Three Hours of Holiday Choral Music for $2.99 ** Free Shipping on all Titles and 20% off Holiday Titles NEW YORK, NY – December 20, 2010  – To welcome the holiday season, Ariama.com, the groundbreaking new
Dec 14, 2010 | Ariama.com Announces Partnership Agreements with Key Classical Institutions
Carnegie Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, WQXR, and WFMT Join Current Site Partners Gramophone and BBC Music Magazine NEW YORK, NY – December 14, 2010 – Ariama.com, the groundbreaking new online classical music store f
Feb 16, 2018 | TALL HEIGHTS Reflect On The Past And Look To The Future In New Single “Not Like It Was” OUT NOW
NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Electrofolk band, Tall Heights release their 2nd single of the year, “Not Like It Was” (Sony Music Masterworks). Just weeks into their massive 40-date US Winter/Spring tour with Nashville-
Feb 16, 2018 | Willie Nelson Announces Powerhouse Studio album of 11 Newly-Penned Songs on Latest Album, Last Man Standing
NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Last Man Standing, Willie Nelson’s new studio album (and 11th for the label), on Friday, April 27. Arriving just in time f
Feb 13, 2018 | So So Def 25 Coming This Summer Through SONY/Legacy/Certified Classics
NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will commemorate the 25th anniversary of Atlanta’s hottest hip-hop label with the release of So So Def 25 as a digital album
Feb 07, 2018 | RCA/Legacy Recordings Set to Release Elvis Presley: The Searcher (The Original Soundtrack) on Friday, April 6
NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, and RCA Records will release Elvis Presley: The Searcher (The Original Soundtrack) on Friday, April 6. The musical companion to
Feb 05, 2018 | Paul Simon Announces Homeward Bound – The Farewell Tour
NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Legendary songwriter, recording artist and performer Paul Simon, will embark on his farewell concert tour on May 16 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada at Rogers Arena. Homeward Bound – The Fa
Jan 24, 2018 | Nai Palm Of Hiatus Kaiyote Premieres New Track ‘Homebody’ Via Complex
NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Nai Palm, lead singer of Australian multi-Grammy nominated band Hiatus Kaiyote, just released a new video for ‘Homebody‘ from her first solo album Needle Paw (Sony Music Masterworks). ‘Ho
Jan 23, 2018 | Top-Selling Global Supergroup Celtic Thunder Announces 10th Anniversary Releases Celtic Thunder X Out March 2, 2018
NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings – There’s no resting on your laurels for Public Television phenomenon Celtic Thunder! The multi-platinum Irish group disembarked from its third Celtic Thunder Cruise in N
Jan 16, 2018 | NOW That's What I Call Music! Presents Today's Biggest Hits On NOW 65 Available Friday, February 2
NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — NOW That’s What I Call Music!, the world’s best-selling multi-artist album series, presents today’s biggest hits on NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 65 set for digital and ph
Jan 12, 2018 | The Accidentals Premiere New Video, “Earthbound,” Via Baeble Music
NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Music Masterworks recording artists, The Accidentals, are excited to unveil the music video for, “Earthbound,” via Baeble Music. The clip begins in what Sav describes a
Jan 12, 2018 | Legacy Recordings to release LADY BIRD – Soundtrack from the Motion Picture as Digital Album on January 12, 2018; CD Edition Will be Available February 2, and 2LP 12″ Vinyl Edition Comes Out Friday, March 16
NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release LADY BIRD – Soundtrack from the Motion Picture as a digital album on Friday, January 12 with a physical CD edition av
Jan 05, 2018 | Sony Classical Releases The 2018 New Year’s Concert With The Vienna Philharmonic & Riccardo Muti
NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the recording of one of the world’s most famous classical music events: the 2018 New Year’s Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic under t
Jan 05, 2018 | Tall Heights Release New Single “White Frost (Acoustic)”
NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Electrofolk band, Tall Heights kicks off 2018 with the release of their aptly named latest single, “White Frost (Acoustic)”. The band says, “White Frost is the story of someone who loved h
Jan 03, 2018 | TOTO “40 Trips Around The Sun” To Be Released On February 9th
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — TOTO is pleased to announce a February 9th worldwide release date on Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music) for their brand new Greatest Hits package titled 40 Trips Around The Sun.  The
Dec 08, 2017 | THE MUSIC…THE MEM’RIES…THE MAGIC! BARBRA STREISAND RELEASES CONCERT ALBUM TODAY
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia Records has released Barbra Streisand’s The Music…The Mem’ries…the Magic! album today, December 8th. Fans can purchase the new album HERE. On November 22, Netflix premiere
Dec 08, 2017 | Columbia/Legacy Recordings Announce Release of Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 on March 23, 2018
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 on March 23, 2018. Miles Davis &
Dec 08, 2017 | THE MUSIC…THE MEM’RIES…THE MAGIC! BARBRA STREISAND RELEASES CONCERT ALBUM TODAY
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia Records has released Barbra Streisand’s The Music…The Mem’ries…the Magic! album today, December 8th. Fans can purchase the new album HERE. On November 22, Netflix premiere
Dec 08, 2017 | THE MUSIC…THE MEM'RIES…THE MAGIC! BARBRA STREISAND RELEASES CONCERT ALBUM TODAY
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia Records has released Barbra Streisand’s The Music…The Mem’ries…the Magic! album today, December 8th. Fans can purchase the new album HERE. On November 22, Netflix premiere
Dec 08, 2017 | Columbia/Legacy Recordings Announce Release of Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 on March 23, 2018
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 on March 23, 2018. Miles Davis &
Dec 08, 2017 | Columbia/Legacy Recordings Announce Release of Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 on March 23, 2018
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 on March 23, 2018. Miles Davis &
Dec 07, 2017 | New Jimi Hendrix Album Out March 9 “Both Sides of the Sky” Completing the Trilogy Started with Valleys of Neptune and People, Hell and Angels
NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On March 9, Experience Hendrix and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, proudly release Both Sides of the Sky, a dynamic new Jimi Hendrix album featuring 13 studio