July 26, 2017 1:40 AM ET


Company Overview of Universal Music Publishing Group, Inc.

Company Overview

Universal Music Publishing Group, Inc., a music publishing company, represents music in various genres from songwriters and catalogs. It specializes in the areas of classical, Christian/gospel, and production music; and provides services in the areas of film, TV, and music administration. The company also provides talent development, song plugging/creative, marketing/publicity, recording studio, global administration and collection, registration, income tracking, and sub-publishing services for songwriters. In addition, it offers synchronization, creative, clearance, online music search, song listing, master and publishing, composer and film score, song split information, sampler, and VIP me...

2100 Colorado Avenue

Suite 100

Santa Monica, CA 90404

United States





Key Executives for Universal Music Publishing Group, Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Operations
Chief Operating Officer
Chairman of Universal Republic & Island Def Jam Motown & CEO of Universal Republic & Island Def Jam
President of Europe and Managing Director of UK
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Universal Music Publishing Group, Inc. Key Developments

Jack White Signs First-Ever Global Publishing Agreement with Universal Music Publishing Group

Jack White has signed a first-ever global, multi-year agreement with Universal Music Publishing Group to administer the artist's entire song catalog. Effective immediately, the company is responsible for servicing and administering White's song catalog with The White Stripes, The Raconteurs, The Dead Weather, his highly acclaimed chart-topping solo albums Blunderbuss and Lazaretto, as well as collaborations and future projects. With the agreement, the company will work closely with White and his Third String Tunes and Peppermint Stripe Music publishing companies to develop creative and commercial outlets for his new projects and existing songs. The deal marks the first time a single publisher will administer rights around the world for White's song catalog.

The Estate of Prince Rogers Nelson Selects Universal Music Publishing Group to Serve as Worldwide Publisher for Prince's Iconic Catalog of Songs

Universal Music Publishing Group announced an agreement with the Estate of PrinceRogers Nelson to become, effective immediately, the exclusive worldwide publishing administrator for Prince's entire song catalog. With the agreement, UMPG is responsible for servicing and administering Prince's expansive catalog of songs. UMPG will also work closely with Prince's estate to develop new creative outlets for his music.

Universal Music Publishing Group Signs Exclusive, Worldwide Agreement with STX Entertainment

Universal Music Publishing Group announced that it has signed an exclusive, worldwide agreement with STX Entertainment (STX). Through the agreement UMPG will administer and represent the studio's future soundtracks, scores and catalogue of related music publishing rights across all media.

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