Songtrust, the world's largest technology solution for global music royalty collection service and publishing administration, announced a new business partnership with distribution company Symphonic Distribution, offering publishing administration to Symphonic’s clients.
Since launching in 2011, Songtrust has been focused on building the most thorough music publishing administration and rights management platform to empower songwriters, producers, and all publishing rightsholders to manage their repertoire. In 2018, we announced representation of over 150,000 songwriters and more than 20,000 publishers through our global publishing network.
“Symphonic is the premier boutique distribution, marketing and creative services option for savvy and sophisticated artists,” said Songtrust’s Global Head of Business Development Molly Neuman, “Songtrust is deeply committed to helping creative businesses assist their clients in accessing what clients are due via our global publishing administration network. We couldn’t be more excited to begin our collaboration with Symphonic and grow this opportunity together.”
“Songtrust has built what I believe to be the most reliable publishing administration and global music royalty collection service out there,” said Symphonic’s Jorge Brea. “By partnering with Songtrust, we’ve elevated our offering and ensured that all our clients have access to a best-in-class partner for this crucial aspect to running their businesses. I am thrilled to work with the Songtrust team and I am excited about the future!”
Symphonic Distribution is a 100% independent music distribution and marketing company founded by former music producer Jorge Brea in 2006. Headquartered in Tampa, FL and with offices in Brooklyn, NY, Denver, CO, and Bogota, Colombia, Symphonic provides thousands of new and established record labels, managers and individual artists with global digital music and video distribution to hundreds of retail and streaming platforms, as well as playlist pitching, release promotion, and a comprehensive suite of label services. Artists and Record Labels that have had their music and music videos distributed through Symphonic since inception include: Ozuna, Chris Lake, deadmau5, Stick Figure, Daddy Yankee, Rey Pirin, Yung Joc, Waka Flocka Flame, Laura Marano, Emily Vaughn, Black Thought, The Movement, and many more of various genres and music focuses.
To join alongside Symphonic as part of the Songtrust family and to make sure you're collecting all the publishing royalties you are owed, register today.
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