4 time Grammy-winning US rapper, singer, producer and drummer Anderson .Paak has signed with UK-based music licensing firm PPL for the administration of his worldwide neighbouring rights collections.
By signing with PPL, .Paak joins a roster that features George Ezra, Rita Ora and ABBA’s Björn Ulvaeus.
Since 2019, and throughout 4 solo albums, .Paak has gained 4 Grammy Awards, together with Finest R&B Album for his most up-to-date LP Ventura, which reached No. 4 on the US Billboard 200 chart in 2019.
This 12 months, .Paak signed a world publishing cope with Warner Chappell Music in April, and has just lately launched a brand new file label, APESHIT INC., in collaboration with Common Music Group.
In early 2021, .Paak additionally shaped the duo Silk Sonic with Bruno Mars, a collaboration which delivered Go away The Door Open.
Go away The Door Open was .Paak’s his first US Billboard Sizzling 100 No.1 hit, and spent 18 consecutive weeks within the High 10.
The RIAA-certified, two-times platinum single has been adopted by a second US High 20 hit, Skate.
Silk Sonic’s debut album, An Night With Silk Sonic, is due out in January 2022.
“We look ahead to supporting Anderson .Paak.”
Peter Leathem, PPL
Peter Leathem, Chief Government Officer of PPL, mentioned: “We’re extraordinarily happy that Anderson .Paak, one of the crucial gifted and thrilling US recording artists right this moment, has chosen PPL to gather his worldwide neighbouring rights royalties.
“We’ve got collected over £500m internationally within the final decade because of the efforts of our professional crew, who use our cutting-edge expertise and knowledge to maximise collections from greater than 100 different Collective Administration Organisations.
“We look ahead to supporting Anderson .Paak with our industry-leading operation as he continues to take the musical world by storm as a member of Silk Sonic and together with his extremely profitable solo profession.”Music Enterprise Worldwide