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GOOGLE VENTURES & MSD CAPITAL INVEST $60M IN KOBALT

GOOGLE VENTURES & MSD CAPITAL INVEST $60M IN KOBALT

Kobalt, the leading independent music publishing and global music rights management services company, today announced it has raised a $60 million Series C funding round with Google Ventures, MSD Capital, L.P., the private investment firm for Michael S. Dell and his family, which is a current Kobalt investor, and MSDC Management, L.P.

BILLBOARD: MAX MARTIN IS Q4'S TOP SONGSMITH

BILLBOARD: MAX MARTIN IS Q4'S TOP SONGSMITH

Home to co-writers Max Martin -- the quarter's top songsmith -- and Johan "Shellback" Schuster, Kobalt Music Group holds at a solid No. 2 (largest US publisher by market share).

KOBALT CLIENTS WIN AT THE GRAMMY'S

KOBALT CLIENTS WIN AT THE GRAMMY'S

Kobalt client Beck's Morning Phase wins big with three GRAMMY's, including Album of the Year and Best Rock Album, Max Martin wins Producer of the Year

Kobalt Berklee Partnership

Kobalt Berklee Partnership

Kobalt and the Berklee College of Music today announced an innovative collaboration for driving growth in the new music industry. Kobalt is providing a two-year grant for Berklee, Harvard and MIT students to work together to review the ways technology and transparency can help address global music licensing issues and bring artists, writers, publishers, labels and DSPs closer together.

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PRESS RELEASE: KOBALT MUSIC PUBLISHING SECURES JOHN DENVER CATALOG FOR US ADMINISTRATION
Covers complete catalog including multi-platinum albums and singles

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PRESS RELEASE: THE THE FRONTMAN JOINS KOBALT PUBLISHING FAMILY - RELEASES SOUNDTRACK FOR AWARD-WINNING FILM
Matt Johnson signs publishing admin deal with Kobalt Music Publishing. Covers all film soundtrack work and future compositions. Includes his ...

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PRESS RELEASE: KOBALT CLOSES $60 MILLION IN FUNDING TO SCALE ITS TECHNOLOGY AND SERVICES FOR SONGWRITERS, ARTISTS AND RIGHTS OWNERS GLOBALLY
Kobalt, the leading independent music publishing and global music rights management services company, today announced it has raised a $60 ...

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BILLBOARD: HOW 'SHAKE IT OFF' RULED THE PUBLISHING INDUSTRY'S FOURTH QUARTER IN 2014
Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off" was the publishing industry's undisputed champ in 2014's fourth quarter.

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Key Releases

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Nocturnal Sunshine
25 May 2015

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The Politics Of Dancing 3
04 May 2015

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Believe & Achieve Episode 1
20 Apr 2015

Kobalt New Release

Love Is A Drug
19 Apr 2015

Kobalt New Release

Synesthesiac EP
13 Apr 2015

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