D-Black Secures Mega Deal With Sony/ATV Publishing

Desmond Kwesi Blackmore known by his stage name D-Black, is a Ghanaian multiple award winning artist  and chart topping musician,entrepreneur, philanthropist and venture capitalist from Ghana, Africa.

He is the CEO of the highly revered independent Black Avenue Muzik,one of Ghana’s most renowned record labels and music studio, home to the multiple award winning BET best African act nominee.

D.Black have contributed to the Ghana music industry.

The multiple award winning artist and as the CEO of Black Avenue Muzik have brought up some stars into the limelight in the Ghana music industry like the award winning producer Dj Breezy and sensational multiple award winning S3fa_gh.

 

The CEO of Black Avenue Muzik has announced something mega

 

He posted it on his twitter handle to express his excitement to the public and his fans.

 

He Tweeted,

 

Officially SONY / ATV !! This is a BIG move for not just me but for the entire country & the acts and producers on @blackavenuemuzik.

 

‘I want to put Ghanaian music on the forefront of the Afrobeats global wave and this is just the first step with Sony / ATV.

 

This isn’t just for me, I’m in the process of finalizing a label deal with them for all my artists, producers and partners and also sharing information with other acts so together we could all move forward as a unit, as a collective from Ghana, Africa.

 

I’m excited to learn more and empower myself and my team to be a force to reckon with not only as an artist but as a music business executive and as an African label as a whole worldwide’ D-Black shared. ** A few more announcements and new music coming *** LOVE cc @sonyatv_sa @sonyatvmusicpub.

 

This is a big win for Ghana,Africa and got some people asking what is Song Music.

 

Brakwakuonline.com brings you some brief and achievements about Song Music.

 

Song music entertainment, )commonly Referred to as Song Music) is an American global music conglomerate  owned by Song Corporation of America and incorporated as a general partnership of  Sony Music.through Song entertainment a subsidiary of a Japanese conglomerate song.

 

It was originally founded in 1929 as

American Record Corporation and renamed as Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System .

 

In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991.

 

In 2004, Sony and Bertelsmann established a 50-50 joint venture known as Sony BMG , which transferred the businesses of Sony Music and

Bertelsmann Music Group into one entity.

 

However, in 2008, Sony acquired Bertelsmann’s stake, and the company reverted to the Sony Music name shortly after; the buyout allowed Sony to acquire all of BMG’s labels, and led to the dissolution of BMG, which instead relaunched as BMG Rights Management .

 

As of 2020, Sony Music Entertainment is the second largest of the “Big Three ” record companies, behind Universal Music Group and ahead of Warner Music Group.

 

Its music publishing division Sony/ATV is the largest music publisher in the world.

 

It also owns 50% of SYCO Entertainment , which operates some of the world’s most successful reality TV formats , including Got Talent and The X Factor.

 

On July 17, 2019, Sony announced that Sony Music Entertainment and Sony/ATV would merge to become Sony Music Group.

The merger was completed on August 1, 2019.

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