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Thomas Dybdahl - new album and tour

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 21 april 2017

Norwegian guitarist, singer and songwriter Thomas Dybdahl on Europa tour starting next week! His critically acclaimed 7th album 'The Great Plains' was released in February. 

Ivor Novello nominations 2017

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 19 april 2017

Artists and writers signed to Universal Music Publishing have received 6 nominations for the 62nd Ivor Novello awards. Coldplay, Laura Mvula, Adele, Tobias Jesso Jr and Josh Homme are amongst the artists and writers in the running.

Steve Mac celebrates huge chart success

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 12 april 2017

Rokstone Music/ UMPG writer Steve Mac is celebrating his massive No.1 hit, 'Shape of You', by Ed Sheeran (produced by Mac and co-written with Ed Sheeran & Johnny McDaid). The song has had 12 consecutive weeks at the top of the UK charts, reached No.1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and since release has topped the official charts in 60 countries worldwide. 

New signing Rachèl Louise

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 15 maart 2017

Universal Music Publishing have signed singer songwriter Rachèl Louise together with The Missing Sync!

Mercedes-Benz - Grow Up.

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 08 maart 2017

In Mercedes-Benz most ambitious marketing campaign to date the music is delivered by Universal Music Publishing.

New signing: Nilüfer Yanya

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 07 maart 2017

Universal Music Publishing are delighted to announce the signing of Nilüfer Yanya. Nilüfer's music incorporates the city’s urban edge with beautiful wandering guitar lines, downtrodden soulful and jazz flickered melodies, on top of minimalist and atmospheric beats. 

Buma Awards 2017

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 07 maart 2017

Yesterday, march 6th, the annual 'Buma Awards' were held at Studio 21 in Hilversum.

New signing: Lisa Hannigan

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 02 maart 2017

Universal Music Publishing are delighted to announce the signing of Lisa Hannigan and welcome her to the UMP family. Irish singer-songwriter Lisa Hannigan first came to light singing harmonies alongside Damien Rice. She contributed significantly to Rice’s platinum-selling debut ‘O’ and critically lauded follow up ‘9’, and has since been stretching her musical expertise in many directions: collaborating with artists as diverse as Ray LaMontagne, Richard Hawley, Herbie Hancock and Glen Hansard.