The Future Of Music Rights

    Copyright Management for the Modern Age

    Downtown’s platform has been purpose-built for the challenges of today and the opportunities of tomorrow. Designed for clarity, speed and accuracy, our unparalleled systems expedite payments by up to 12 months and effectively monetizes, protects and enhances the value of your catalog. We recognize the unique properties of different songs and songwriters and customize our global collection mechanisms for each client. This process enables us to uncover revenue derived from 100 countries and over 20,000 unique income sources worldwide.

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    Benny Blanco x Downtown

    There are few songwriters who have completely redefined the sound of pop music over the past decade quite like Benny Blanco has.

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    Billboard Feature | From The Desk Of: Justin Kalifowitz

    Jun 22, 2017

    In Billboard's latest issue, Ed Christman sits down with Downtown Music Publishing CEO Justin Kalifowitz to discuss "how global expansion and a dedicated local touch can get songwriters paid and the business back on track.
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    “Imagine” Receives NMPA Centennial Song Award

    Jun 19, 2017

    Last week, the National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA) celebrated its Centennial Annual Meeting at the Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City -- a night honoring achievements in the songwriting community and elevating calls to action for music publishers.
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    Niall Horan x Downtown

    May 19, 2017

    We're thrilled to welcome songwriter and recording artist Niall Horan to the Downtown roster.
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    Catalog Highlights

    Downtown Decades: 1960s

    The 1960’s was an era defined by music, perspective, and change — ranging across genres of Rock, Latin, Jazz, to R&B. It was a pivotal time, as rock music came of age and began to dominate the pop music charts. The Beatles were significant to defining the zeitgeist of western culture in the ‘60s. Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney “Love Me Do”, was their first hit in the UK, propelling their career.

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