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Kate Sweetsur Joins Downtown As Head of Creative, U.K.

Jan 13, 2020

Downtown is excited to welcome accomplished music executive Kate Sweetsur to lead creative development in the United Kingdom. She will be..

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2019: Year-in-Review

Dec 19, 2019

In 2019, Downtown writers flourished, the work of legends was given new life, and our global catalog grew exponentially. Our Year-in-Review..

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Ryan Tedder, Jimmy Napes & Anthony Rossomando Named Variety Hitmakers

Dec 10, 2019

Variety recently published its third annual “Hitmakers” issue, recognizing the songwriters, producers, and industry leaders who helped create and..

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Downtown Clients Show Up Big with 28 GRAMMY Award Nominations

Nov 21, 2019

Yesterday, The Recording Academy™ announced the nominations for the 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards®, and collectively, Downtown clients contributed to..

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Allison Moorer, Andy Albert & Jesse Frasure Win Country Awards

Nov 18, 2019

Nashville’s songwriter and publishing community celebrated some of the year's best in country music last week, which was packed with award shows...

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Jimmy Napes Wins Songwriter of the Year at A&R Awards

Nov 06, 2019

British singer, songwriter, and record producer Jimmy Napes won Songwriter of the Year at the A&R Awards 2019, presented by Music Business..

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Stella Donnelly Wins Big at 2019 WAMAwards

Oct 31, 2019

Australian singer-songwriter Stella Donnelly took home three awards at the 2019 WAMAwards, including the institution's inaugural Artist of the..

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Miles Davis Catalog Moves Downtown

Oct 28, 2019

Downtown is honored to announce that we’ve signed a global publishing agreement with ​the Miles Davis ​​Estate to represent the iconic jazz..

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Pitchfork's 200 Best Albums of the 2010s

Oct 24, 2019

Pitchfork recently listed their "200 Best Albums of the 2010s," highlighting "the records that made the decade." We couldn't help but notice that..

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Kano Continues to Crush 2019

Oct 04, 2019

Between the release of his critically acclaimed sixth studio album Hoodies All Summer, the reprisal of his starring role in the celebrated cult TV..

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