Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Warner Music Group

Warner Music Partners With Tencent on Joint Venture Record Label in China

A dominant player in digital music in China, Tencent has been licensing songs from Warner Music for over a decade.

Streaming Growth Drives Record Digital Revenues at Warner Music Group

The world's biggest record company, releasing its fourth-quarter results, is benefiting from increased streaming and social media platform revenue during the pandemic.

Warner Music Prices IPO at $25 Per Share, Valuing Company at $12.75 Billion

Warner Music Group priced its much-anticipated initial public offering at $25 per share, valuing the music major at $12.75 billion.

Warner Music Targets Valuation of Up to $13.3 Billion in IPO

Warner Music Group moved forward with its planned initial public offering, saying it would sell stock at a target price range of $23 to $26, which would value the company at $12.5 billion at the…

Edgar Bronfman Jr. Named Executive Chairman of Streamer FuboTV

Edgar Bronfman Jr. on Wednesday was named executive chairman and a member of the board of directors at fuboTV as the video streaming service offering a premium, over-the-top bundle of sports TV…

Warner Music Sues Spotify Ahead of Expected India Launch

Spotify's upcoming India launch has hit a roadblock over its licensing negotiations with Warner Music Group, which has sued the music streaming service.

Music’s Mystery Mogul: Len Blavatnik, Trump and Their Russian Friends

Len Blavatnik is not only a backer of films and potential buyer of a Hollywood studio but also reportedly on the fringe of the Russia probe thanks to GOP giving and links to oligarchs with ties to…

Warner Music Group Sells Spotify Stake for $504M

The music label will share around $126 million in proceeds with its artists.

Seymour Stein Leaving Warner Music and Sire Records, the Label He Launched 51 Years Ago

Seymour Stein announced his exit from Warner Music after 42 years with the company and 51 years after the launch of Sire Records.

Warner Music Group Sells Bulk of Spotify Shares, Netting $400 Million

CEO Stephen Cooper said the sale should not be seen as a loss of confidence in Spotify.

Facebook, Warner Music Strike Licensing Deal

The pact follows on the heels of a similar agreement between Universal Music Group, Sony/ATV Music Publishing and the social network.

Universal, Sony Renew Licensing Deals With YouTube

The global, multi-year pact gives the video platform licenses from all three major record companies.