Universal Music Publishing Group Inks Ariana Grande
June 1, 2015 at 3:29 PM (PT)
Front: Jennifer Merlino, Untitled Ent. Mgr. Back (l-r): Stephanie Simon, Untitled Ent. Partner; Scooter Braun, SB Projects Found
UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP (UMPG) has signed pop superstar and songwriter ARIANA GRANDE to an exclusive, worldwide publishing agreement. UMPG will represent GRANDE’s entire catalog, including her #1 albums, Yours Truly (2013) and My Everything (2014), both of which were released on Republic Records.
“ARIANA GRANDE’s global success is a testament to her incredible talent and instincts as an artist and a songwriter,” UMPG Chairman/CEO JODY GERSON said. “We’re so pleased to be working with her, alongside her management and our partners at REPUBLIC, to represent her songs and help maximize opportunities around the world.”