Sony is buying EMI Music Publishing, adding two million songs from artists like Alicia Keys, Kanye West and Queen to its already-vast publishing catalog and cementing its position as the world’s largest music publisher. The Japanese corporation is paying around $2 billion for a 60 percent equity stake in EMI, it said on Tuesday.
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Sony Doubles Its Song Catalog – and Its Control of the Music Industry
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Sony Doubles Its Song Catalog – and Its Control of the Music Industry