February 8, 2017

Naughty Boy x Downtown

We couldn't be more please to announce our new multi-year worldwide publishing agreement with award-winning British record producer and songwriter Naughty Boy and his publishing company, Naughty Words.

An Ivor Novello and MOBO award winner, Naughty Boy has collaborated with the likes of Sam Smith, Emeli Sandé, Rihanna, Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran, Leona Lewis, Wiz Khalifa, JLS, Cheryl Cole, Jennifer Hudson, Gabrielle, Jess Glynne, Professor Green, and Tinie Tempah.

In addition to his success as a songwriter and producer, Naughty Boy launched an independent music publishing entity Naughty Words, signing lumineers such as Sam Smith with whom he’s achieved bona fide global success.

Following the success of his debut album, Hotel Cabana, including the #1 smash hit “La La La” featuring Sam Smith as well as “Wonder” and “Lifted” both featuring Emeli Sandé, Naughty Boy will be releasing his second album in 2017 on Virgin.

"I am really excited about embarking upon a new chapter in my songwriting career with Downtown and together will continue building the Naughty Boy brand worldwide, film scoring and sync music are just a couple of the areas I want to expand on and also developing the Naughty Words brand further." - Naughty Boy

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[Pictured L-R]: Roberto Neri (Downtown Music UK), Naughty Boy, Sonia Diwan (Sound Advice LLP), and Riki Bleau (Avant Garde Music).