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    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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    Sturgill Simpson Sails To The Top

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    Sturgill Simpson Sails To The Top

    Downtown congratulates country singer and songwriter Sturgill Simpson on his third studio album, A Sailor's Guide to Earth, which has sailed to # 1 on the Country, Rock, Folk, Tastemaker, and Vinyl album charts, and hit # 3 on the Billboard 200, right under the late Prince’s leading two spots - a remarkable accomplishment for a top album that only has one writer.

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    Downtown x 2016 Billboard Music Awards

    May 23, 2016

    The 2016 Billboard Music Awards was packed with star-studded performances and memorable moments.
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    Downtown Acquires Renowned Country Lyricist Charlie Black’s Chart Toppers

    May 16, 2016

    Downtown Music Publishing has acquired an interest in country lyricist Charlie Black’s music publishing catalogs.
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    Jason Isbell Heads Americana Awards Nominations

    May 13, 2016

    Jason Isbell reinforced himself as the face of the American genre, with three major nominations for the 15th annual Americana Honors & Awards: Album of the Year, Artist of the Year, and Song of the Year for "24 Frames.
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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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