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TYGA SIGNS MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR DEAL WITH COLUMBIA RECORDS

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urban radio personalities, rap radio stations,r&b radio station, hip hop music radio, black female singers GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum modern hip-hop icon Tyga officially signs to Columbia Records—as announced today. On the heels of the biggest year of his career, the Los Angeles legend joins the label’s powerhouse roster and will debut new music under the newly minted deal very soon. The news follows a season of great success fueled by the six-times platinum Hot 100 smash “Taste” [feat. Offset] and Tyga’s latest independent album, Legendary, which is certified gold.

Platinum-selling songwriter Josh Good secures winning spot at PRS for Music Sony/ATV Music Publishing...

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urban radio personalities, rap radio stations,r&b radio station, hip hop music radio, black female singers Joshua Grimmett, better known as artist Josh Good, is the voice and one of the writers behind this year’s global hit Meduza ft GOODBOYS, Piece of Your Heart, a track that has gained Multi-Platinum and Gold certifications across 25 countries, more than one million sales in the UK, reached Number 1 on Global Radio’s Big Top 40 and Number 2 in the Official UK Chart. He is the latest talent to secure a place on PRS for Music and Sony/ATV Music Publishing’s annual Dance Music Songwriting Camp, taking place 14-15 October in Amsterdam, in the lead up to Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE). Returning for its third consecutive year, PRS for Music and Sony/ATV’s Dance Music Songwriting Camp, continues to attract the highest calibre talent from across Europe. Previous attendees include Kelli-Leigh, One Bit, and DJ S.K.T. Hundreds of competition entries were judged on the ability to create music of extremely high quality that integrates vocal-driven electronic/dance music, alongside the ability to demonstrate excellent collaborative abilities and technical competence in a studio environment Winner, vocalist, songwriter and performer, Josh Good, said: “I can’t wait to be in Amsterdam working with PRS and the talented team of writers and producers, I’m so grateful and humbled to have been chosen as the winner of the songwriter competition and look forward to making some hits!" Ash Howard, PRS for Music’s Dance Music Relationship Manager, said: “Once the feedback was in from all the judges, it was unanimous that Josh was top choice and we’re delighted to have him onboard this year along with all the other attendees. We see quality music emerge from every session and lasting professional relationships form beyond every camp. Excited to see what happens this year.” According to IFPI’s latest Music Consumer Insight Report, Dance/Electronic/House music was the third most popular genre listened to globally in 2018, following Pop and Rock respectively.

Mustard Switches to ASCAP

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urban radio personalities, rap radio stations,r&b radio station, hip hop music radio, black female singers Platinum-selling hip-hop and R&B producer, DJ and label executive Mustard has moved to ASCAP. ASCAP will license public performances of his extensive catalog, including 2019 Best R&B Song Grammy winner “Boo’d Up” from Ella Mai and Billboard Hot 100 Top Ten singles “Needed Me” from Rihanna and “Pure Water” featuring Migos.[/caption]

Superproducer and Artist Mustard Switches to ASCAP Grammy-Winning Producer's Catalog Includes "Boo'd Up," "Freaky Friday," "Pure Water"

ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, the world leader in performing rights and advocacy for music creators, today announced that platinum-selling hip-hop and R&B producer, DJ and label executive Mustard has moved to ASCAP. ASCAP will license public performances of his extensive catalog, including 2019 Best R&B Song Grammy winner "Boo'd Up" from Ella Mai and Billboard Hot 100 Top Ten singles "Freaky Friday" from Chris Brown and "Pure Water" featuring Migos. Platinum-selling hip-hop and R&B producer, DJ and label executive Mustard has moved to ASCAP. ASCAP will license public performances of his extensive catalog, including 2019 Best R&B Song Grammy winner “Boo’d Up” from Ella Mai and Billboard Hot 100 Top Ten singles “Needed Me” from Rihanna and “Pure Water” featuring Migos. Platinum-selling hip-hop and R&B producer, DJ and label executive Mustard has moved to ASCAP. ASCAP will license public performances of his extensive catalog, including 2019 Best R&B Song Grammy winner “Boo’d Up” from Ella Mai and Billboard Hot 100 Top Ten singles “Needed Me” from Rihanna and “Pure Water” featuring Migos. "Mustard's track record as a producer and a label executive is undeniable and has earned him a reputation as a go-to collaborator for artists that want to scale the charts," said ASCAP Executive Vice President, Membership John Titta. "He is a true tastemaker and we are excited to be there for him as he continues to shape popular culture with his music." "The past few years I've been making decisions to only work with people who have as much faith in me and my art as I do. ASCAP made it clear how much they appreciate and value my catalog and our future partnership," said Mustard. ASCAP Senior Vice President, Membership Nicole George-Middleton said, "Mustard's incredible music has made him one of the most influential hitmakers of today. We're so excited to welcome him to the ASCAP roster." Known for developing a distinct style of West Coast hip-hop and R&B, Dijon Isaiah McFarlane, professionally known as Mustard, has been a force on the scene since his early days as an 11-year-old DJ for backyard parties. His debut as a producer started with YG on the 2010 mixtape The Real 4Fingaz, and his star continued to rise from there. Mustard went on to produce chart-topping hits such as "Rack City" by Tyga in 2011 and 2 Chainz's "I'm Different" the following year. From there, his work with various artists exploded and by 2018 Mustard had produced for talents including Young Jeezy ("R.I.P."), Kid Ink ("Show Me") and Y.G. ("My Hitta"), and nabbed collaborations with Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Big Sean, T-Pain and Trey Songz. Mustard is also credited as co-writer and executive producer for the ASCAP 2019 Rhythm & Soul Music R&B Song of the Year "Boo'd Up" by Ella Mai. Mustard's latest single "Pure Water," featuring Migos, was released in January and his new album Perfect Ten, with 21 Savage, Quavo, Meek Mill and Rich Da Kid, was released on June 28.

Alfred Haber, Inc. Celebrates Recent Acquisition Of The “20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®

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urban radio personalities, rap radio stations,r&b radio station, hip hop music radio, black female singers Alfred Haber, Inc. Celebrates Recent Acquisition Of the “20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®”. Milestone platinum anniversary to highlight skyrocketing international popularity of Latin music. Image of Bad Bunny, Marc Anthony and Will Smith from the “19th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®".[/caption]

Alfred Haber, Inc. Celebrates Recent Acquisition Of The "20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®"

Milestone platinum anniversary to highlight skyrocketing international popularity of Latin music

 In anticipation of the upcoming platinum celebration, Alfred Haber, President of Alfred Haber, Inc., announced today the company has secured the exclusive international distribution rights from The Latin Recording Academy for the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards® (1 x 240'), the world's most remarkable salute to Latin music. The milestone event will air live on Univision in the U.S. on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, and will include both the three-hour music extravaganza as well as the star-studded, one-hour Latin GRAMMY Red Carpet pre-show. Also available will be a specially edited, 2-hour English language international version of the event. This new deal marks the 18th consecutive year that Alfred Haber, Inc. will have distributed the Latin GRAMMY Awards®internationally
"At a time when half of the past year's top 100 YouTube videos viewed came from Latin artists and 19 Latin music videos reached over a billion views, all eyes and ears are on the incredible world of Latin music," commented Haber.  "The Biggest Night in Latin Music® was one of the very first awards show to serve as an international musical showcase for Latin music and now, two decades later, we are excited and honored to be sharing this milestone 20th anniversary platinum celebration with audiences around the world."
Due in large part to incredible, star-studded collaborations that have recently dominated music charts and dance floors worldwide – Luis Fonsi's "Despacito" with Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber, J Balvin's "Mi Gente" with Beyoncé and Willy William, Cardi B's "I Like It" with Bad Bunny and J Balvin, to name a few – Latin music has never been more popular internationally. Last November's 19th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards® was a dazzling showcase of the year in Latin music which emphasized the incredible quality and diversity of both traditional and contemporary Latin music, including rock, hip hop music, reggaeton, folk, norteño, salsa, pop and much more. Licensees of the show included Turner (Latin America), Telefonica (Spain), Telelatino (Canada), Televisa (Mexico), Venevision (Venezuela), Telemicro (Dominican Republic), Canal Uno (Colombia), La Red/Canal 4 (Chile), El Nueve/Canal 9 (Argentina), and ATV/Canal 9 (Peru). ABOUT THE LATIN RECORDING ACADEMY 
For more information about The Latin Recording Academy, please visit LatinGRAMMY.com. ABOUT THE ALFRED HABER COMPANIES 
For more information about the Alfred Haber companies, please visit www.alfredhaber.com. SOURCE Alfred Haber, Inc.

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