Warner/Chappell And Disney Extend Agreement
November 27, 2006 at 8:19 AM (PT)
WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC, the publishing arm of WARNER MUSIC GROUP, announced an extension of its sub-publishing agreement with DISNEY MUSIC PUBLISHING.
Under the agreement, WARNER/CHAPPELL will continue to administer the rights to more than 10,000 hit titles in the DISNEY music catalog, as well as the company's future film and television releases, across most major markets in EUROPE and SOUTH AMERICA.
In making the announcement, WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC Chairman/CEO RICHARD BLACKSTONE said, "We are very proud to continue our successful relationship with DISNEY MUSIC PUBLISHING and its celebrated catalog of compositions ranging from those embodied in iconic DISNEY animated films to popular culture's most recognizable current television programs. In particular, I am hopeful that our new digital licensing initiatives will yield a substantial benefit to this wonderful catalog."