SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Tencent Music Leisure Group (Tencent Music or TME,NYSE: TME), the main on-line music leisure platform in China, and peermusic as we speak introduced that they’ve reached an unique digital licensing settlement to advertise and distribute peermusic’s publishing catalog in China. TME’s customers will be capable of entry the catalog by means of TME’s streaming platform and different native digital platforms, which embrace QQ Music, Kugou Music, Kuwo Music, and WeSing.
The catalog from peermusic, one of many world’s largest unbiased music publishers, consists of songs from a large pool of artists, starting from Jimmie Rodgers, Buddy Holly and The Rolling Stones to Rihanna, Beyonce and Justin Bieber. Music artists and producers below the peermusic roster additionally embrace the likes of Hamshore Tang, Lee Shih Shiong, Lee Wei Shiong, David Foster, Salaam Remi, Maxim from the Prodigy, Poo Bear, and De la Ghetto, in addition to a number of notable movie/TV composers and sub-publishing collaborations with Harmony, BMG, Large Deal, and Anthem.
“TME seeks the perfect world content material companions as a part of our dedication to bringing the best high quality and most complete world music catalog to customers. peermusic’s lengthy and spectacular monitor document of success as the most important unbiased music writer on this planet, whose catalogs embrace among the music business’s biggest songwriters, makes them a great accomplice for us. We’re glad to have the ability to present that music for the enjoyment of followers all through China,” mentioned an official director of Tencent Music Leisure Group.
China has lengthy been a central focus for peermusic’s world operations, and the corporate has seen fast progress since organising its first China workplace in 2015. peermusic was the primary world unbiased writer in mainland China, and was additionally the primary Western unbiased publishing firm to straight signal Chinese language writers by means of a profitable three way partnership.
“No person brings music to extra folks in China than TME, and we’re thrilled that peermusic’s unparalleled catalog and roster of artists and songwriters will now attain lots of of tens of millions of listeners in China. This deal is a large win for our purchasers, and the Chinese language market stays a giant a part of peermusic’s plans for funding and progress into the long run,” mentioned Spencer Lee, Asia Pacific President, peermusic.
The important thing partnership between TME and peermusic permits each firms to leverage their distinctive market expertise and respective strengths, with the final word objective of bringing extra music to audiences in China.
About Tencent Music Leisure
Tencent Music Leisure Group (NYSE: TME) is the main on-line music leisure platform in China, working the nation’s extremely widespread and progressive music apps: QQ Music, Kugou Music, Kuwo Music and WeSing. TME’s mission is to make use of expertise to raise the position of music in folks’s lives by enabling them to create, get pleasure from, share and work together with music. TME’s platform includes on-line music, on-line karaoke and music-centric reside streaming companies, enabling music followers to find, hear, sing, watch, carry out and socialize round music.
Based by Ralph S. Peer in 1928, peermusic is the world’s largest world unbiased publishing firm and operates 35 places of work in 30 international locations. With nicely over a half 1,000,000 titles within the firm’s catalogue, and songs that change from nation, blues, jazz and pop to Latin, live performance and rock’n’roll, peermusic is the most important privately owned firm of its variety on this planet. For additional details about peermusic, go to www.peermusic.com. For breaking information updates, behind-the-scenes data and images, comply with @peermusic on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
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