Sony/ATV Music Publishing UK has announced that DJ, songwriter, artist and record producer Jonas Blue has signed to the company in a worldwide futures deal.
The London-based artist is known across the globe for his major hits like “Fast Car”, “Perfect Strangers”, “Mama” and “Rise”.“We are over the moon to welcome Jonas Blue to the Sony/ATV family, having been fans for many years,” David Ventura, Sony/ATV UK President and Co-Managing Director, said. “His talent and track record is nothing but astonishing and he has proven himself to be one of the world’s most accomplished songwriters. Everyone is delighted to become a part of his continuing adventure and his opportunities for the future are incredibly exciting!”“I am thrilled to have signed this new deal with such a legendary publisher and beyond excited to see what will come of our work together in the future,” said Jonas Blue. “David and Jon Platt certainly share our vision to take things to the next level with my creative collaborations. Watch this space!”Since Jonas Blue broke through in the industry with his rev of Tracy Chapman’s “Fast Car”, he has created multiple contemporary pop-dance classics. Most recently, that includes “What I Like About You” featuring Theresa Rex and “Ritual” with Tiësto and Rita Ora. The artist also is the head of his own record label called Blue Future and regularly performs around the world.