Bidders for EMI Publishing include BMG Music
and Sony/ATV, while EMIa[euro](tm)s recorded-music arm is being targeted by Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group (NYSE:WMG), the paper said.
Four major music labels--Universal Music Group, Sony BMG Music
Entertainment, EMI Group and Warner Music Group--and their sub-labels or "imprints" account for more than four out of every five songs sold in the U.
In a related business relationship agreement, Google also signed a deal with SONY BMG MUSIC
ENTERTAINMENT to offer SONY's music video collection for online streaming free to users who can watch the videos on Google Video.
The music video collection of SONY BMG MUSIC
ENTERTAINMENT (SONY BMG), a recorded music joint venture, is being made available for online streaming through an agreement with Internet search engine company Google (Nasdaq:GOOG).
The much-maligned copy protection program that Sony BMG Music
Entertainment put on CDs last year is still posing a threat to computer users running certain versions of AOL or PestPatrol anti-spyware software.
Publishing, with a catalogue of more than a million songs including Christina Aguilera, Maroon5, Keane and Justin Timberlake, agreed to the sale as part of moves to clear pounds 3 billion of debts at owner Bertelsmann.
Publishing, which has a catalogue of more than 1m songs including Christina Aguilera, pictured below, Maroon 5, Keane and Justin Timberlake, agreed to the sale as part of moves to clear pounds 3bn of debt belonging to its owner Bertelsmann.
The Gale Company announced that Sony BMG Music
Entertainment has extended and expanded its lease for 93,320 s/f at 210 Clay St.
Verizon Wireless, has expanded its relationship with Sony BMG Music
Entertainment to bring more music from Sony BMG artists to Verizon Wireless customers.
NEW YORK -- Remixed by the progressive Italian DJ Spankox, Elvis' classic "Baby Let's Play House," will be released digitally by SONY BMG Music
Entertainment as a single today.
Warner Music (NYSE:WMG), Universal Music, MacAndrew & Forbes and BMG Music
Rights are among Sonya[euro](tm)s competitors for parts of EMI, Reuters said.
With the settlement, the label, Sony BMG Music
Entertainment, will stop manufacturing CD software that can leave computers vulnerable to hackers.