Sony/ATV Music Publishing Ups Jacob Fain to Head Research and Analytics

Jacob Fain has been promoted to senior VP of A&R and head of research and analytics at Sony/ATV Music Publishing. The New York-based executive continues to report to Danny Strick, Sony/ATV’s co-president, U.S. A 10-year veteran of Sony/ATV, Fain is credited with signing hit DJ duo The Chainsmokers, R&B/soul star Leon Bridges, alternative group Of Monsters And Men, […]

Jacob Fain has been promoted to senior VP of A&R and head of research and analytics at Sony/ATV Music Publishing. The New York-based executive continues to report to Danny Strick, Sony/ATV’s co-president, U.S. A 10-year veteran of Sony/ATV, Fain is credited with signing hit DJ duo The Chainsmokers, R&B/soul star Leon Bridges, alternative group Of Monsters And Men, […]

Joe Walsh Signs With Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Joe Walsh, songwriter of such hits as the Eagles’ “Life In the Fast Lane” and “In The City,” has signed with Sony/ATV Music Publishing for representation in all territories. The singer and guitarist, in addition to his role in the Eagles, has seen over 20 releases as a solo artist and including albums with his […]

Joe Walsh, songwriter of such hits as the Eagles’ “Life In the Fast Lane” and “In The City,” has signed with Sony/ATV Music Publishing for representation in all territories. The singer and guitarist, in addition to his role in the Eagles, has seen over 20 releases as a solo artist and including albums with his […]

Bill Werde Named Director of the Bandier Program at Syracuse University’s Newhouse School

Former Billboard editorial director Bill Werde has been named director of the Bandier Program for Music Business and the Entertainment Industries at Syracuse University. The program, established in 2006 and made possible through a gift from Sony/ATV Music Publishing chairman/CEO Martin Bandier ’62, is part of SU’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Bandier, the program’s founder and… Read more »

Former Billboard editorial director Bill Werde has been named director of the Bandier Program for Music Business and the Entertainment Industries at Syracuse University. The program, established in 2006 and made possible through a gift from Sony/ATV Music Publishing chairman/CEO Martin Bandier ’62, is part of SU’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Bandier, the program’s founder and... Read more »

Sony/ATV: No. 1 Music Publisher in the U.S. for Five Consecutive Years

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has been named the No. 1 music publisher in the U.S. for the 20th consecutive quarter — five full years. The rankings are compiled every quarter by Billboard and are determined by music publishers’ market share of the top 100 U.S. radio airplay songs for the previous quarter, according to Nielsen Music… Read more »

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has been named the No. 1 music publisher in the U.S. for the 20th consecutive quarter — five full years. The rankings are compiled every quarter by Billboard and are determined by music publishers’ market share of the top 100 U.S. radio airplay songs for the previous quarter, according to Nielsen Music... Read more »

Michael Jackson’s Estate and Sony/ATV Extend Mijac Administration Agreement

Sony/ATV Music Publishing and the estate of Michael Jackson today announced a long-term extension of Sony/ATV’s worldwide administration of Jackson’s Mijac Music catalog. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded by Jackson in 1980 as his personal publishing company, Mijac Music grew into a formidable catalog, including his own compositions as well as the… Read more »

Sony/ATV Music Publishing and the estate of Michael Jackson today announced a long-term extension of Sony/ATV’s worldwide administration of Jackson’s Mijac Music catalog. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded by Jackson in 1980 as his personal publishing company, Mijac Music grew into a formidable catalog, including his own compositions as well as the... Read more »