Latest music business deals

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Kendrick Lamar signs to Universal Publishing
Reservoir signs Ben Harper
Sentric announces partnership with Beatport
One Liners: Stagehand, Cut Copy, Steps, more
Universal Music Publishing signs Afros Bros
One Liners: Tencent, Harry Styles, Outkast, more
Sony/ATV signs After Midtown
Harry Styles invests in new Manchester arena Co-op Live
US music data firms come together in new joint venture
Calvin Harris sells songs catalogue to investment firm Vine for a reported $100 million
BMG moves into live music through promoter acquisition
One Liners: SoundCloud, Raekwon, Ariana Grande, more
Katie Melua signs to Reservoir
Warner Chappell signs X Ambassadors
One Liners: Arlo Parks, Black Rock, Blondie, more
Sony/ATV extends deal with Cass Lowe
One Liners: Justin Bieber, Frank Ski, Oxide & Neutrino, more
Sony Music partners on new data-driven label and publishing venture
One Liners: TikTok, Andrew WK, Ariana Grande, more
Mojo Music & Media signs up to IMPEL
ADA Asia partners with DPM in Indonesia
One Liners: Greta Van Fleet, Stevie Wonder, Niall Horan, more
Warner Music renews licensing deal with Soundtrack Your Brand
One Liners: Jax Jones, Miguel, Bebe Rexha, more
Get Physical and Zebralution partner for global label services operation
One Liners: Richard Ashcroft, Little Mix, Headie One, more
Sony expands live interests in US via deal with theatrical booking agency The Road Company
One Liners: Ghetts & Skepta, Keith Sweat, Peermusic, more
The Orchard adds publishing services via tie-up with Sony/ATV
One Liners: AC/DC, Jon Green, The White Stripes, more