Warner Chappell Signs Beyonce
February 21, 2013 at 3:06 PM (PT)
WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC has signed a global publishing agreement with 17-time GRAMMY winner and superstar singer BEYONCÉ. Effective immediately, WARNER/CHAPPELL will administer BEYONCÉ’s future songwriting, including her much-anticipated next album.
"It’s an honor to join WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC and to continue working with my friend JON PLATT," BEYONCÉ said. "I trust his vision and admire his professionalism and I look forward to our partnership."
"I’ve had the pleasure of working with BEYONCÉ for many years now and I am always inspired by her drive, her creative vision and the breadth of her talent as a songwriter, performer and artist," WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC - NORTH AMERICA Pres./Creative JON PLATT said. "Not only has she become a global phenomenon, she has helped re-define what it means to be an entertainment icon. Everyone at WARNER/CHAPPELL is honored to have the opportunity to serve this ground-breaking superstar, as she continues to evolve, growing her incredible catalog of songs and producing some truly extraordinary new music."