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Downtown Acquires Good Soldier Songs and Welcomes The 1975

May 14, 2020

We're excited to announce the acquisition of independent London-based music publisher Good Soldier Songs, covering over 350 works by a diverse..

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Remote Access: A Work-From-Home Playlist Series

Apr 13, 2020

Downtown is doing its part to help flatten the curve worldwide. As noted by Billboard, our parent company, Downtown Music Holdings, has created a ..

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Remembering John Prine

Apr 09, 2020

Like many of you, I went to bed Tuesday night processing the tragic news of John Prine succumbing to complications from COVID-19. Since learning..

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Postcards: Paris

Feb 19, 2020

For our last Postcards playlist, we touched base from London. The series’ latest edition comes from Paris, highlighting the work of emerging..

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Downtown Clients Honored at the GRAMMYs

Jan 27, 2020

Yesterday, the Recording Academy™ hosted the 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards® at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, and we were thrilled to see our..

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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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