Tomorrowland launches record label and signs exclusive global partnership with Universal Music Group

Although the EDM festival Tomorrowland had to cancel for a second year running they’ve launched their own Tomorrowland Music label and partnered with UMG.

Universal Music Group signs licensing deal with TikTok rival Lomotif

Universal Music Group has officially inked a licensing deal with Singapore based Lomotif, a TikTok rival.

Universal Music Group made $1m an hour in Q1 2021

There was another rise in revenue for Universal Music compared to the same period in 2020, as the music giant published their Q1 results for 2021.

Abbey Road Studios Acquires Remote Production Start-Up Audimovers

The infamous London studio via its start-up arm Abbey Road Red has acquired Audiomovers, a remote production and music collaboration tech start-up.

Universal and Music Streaming Service Boomplay Expand License To Cover 47 Countries Across Africa

The African music streaming platform Boomplay and UMG have struck an expanded deal that will bring UMG’s music catalog from 7 to 47 countries across the African continent.

Universal Music Buys Nashville’s House Of Blues Studios For $4.3M

Universal Music Group (UMG) recently purchased the world-famous recording studio House Of Blues.

Rock out with Queen’s first ever official mobile game

The rock legends celebrate their Golden Jubilee with the launch of free “Queen: Rock Tour” game.

Universal Music Group joins forces with K-pop labels to invest in livestreaming platform

Big Hit Entertainment, YG, Universal Music Group and Kiswe have teamed up with new investment in global livestream content platform VenueLive.

Universal Music Group and TikTok partner for new worldwide licensing deal

A new deal between Universal Music and TikTok puts the label’s entire vast music catalogue on the platform.

Universal Music Group Has Pulled Its Catalogue From Triller

UMG has removed its catalogue from the TikTok rival due to it withholding payments to artists.