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Hamzaa x Downtown

Jun 18, 2019

We are excited to announce the signing of a worldwide publishing agreement with 20-year-old, British singer-songwriter Hamzaa, following the..

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Songwriters Hall of Fame Inducts John Prine

Jun 14, 2019

Prolific songwriter, musician, recording artist, and ever-whimsical storyteller John Prine was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame's..

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Ryan Tedder Receives Songwriter Icon Award at the NMPA's Annual Meeting

Jun 13, 2019

Congratulations to multitalented songwriter, producer, musician, vocalist, and advocate Ryan Tedder, who received the National Music Publishers'..

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Downtown Staff Named Billboard's International Power Players 2019

May 29, 2019

Over the past year, we've rapidly expanded our global presence in various markets — among them Asia, Australia and New Zealand, and Europe, led by 

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Roberto Neri Promoted to EVP, U.K. & Head of European Bus. Development

May 24, 2019

We are excited to announce the promotion of Roberto Neri to Executive Vice President, U.K. and Head of European Business Development for our..

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Dancing With a Stranger Hits No. 1 on Radio Songs Chart

May 16, 2019

Co-written and co-produced by longtime Sam Smith collaborator Jimmy Napes, the hit single "Dancing With a Stranger" featuring Normani has reached..

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Downtown Writers Up for Seven Americana Awards

May 15, 2019

John Prine, The War and Treaty, Yola, and Erin Rae have received multiple nominations at the 2019 Americana Honors & Awards — including two for..

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Strictly Confidential x Downtown

May 13, 2019

Here at Downtown Music Publishing, we’re building a global business. For us, that means investing across borders and, especially, in local..

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Ryan Tedder to Receive NMPA Songwriter Icon Award

May 09, 2019

The National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) will bestow GRAMMY-winning songwriter, producer, musician, and vocalist Ryan Tedder with its..

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European Road Trip with Nashville Songwriters

May 07, 2019

As part of our Songwriters Across Borders initiative to encourage global songwriting collaboration, Downtown writers Andy Albert, Jillian..

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