Tina Turner sells solo music rights to BMG in landmark deal

Tina Turner has offered the rights to her solo again catalogue to BMG.

Tina Turner

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Tina Turner

The ‘Merely the Finest’ hitmaker has introduced a brand new cope with the foremost label, which can see the music legend’s “life’s work” within the arms of BMG, whereas Warner Music will stay her file label.

In a press release, the 81-year-old icon mentioned: “Like all artist, the safety of my life’s work, my musical inheritance, is one thing private. I’m assured that with BMG and Warner Music my work is in skilled, dependable arms.”

BMG’s CEO Hartwig Masuch added: “We’re honoured to tackle the job of managing Tina Turner’s musical and industrial pursuits. It’s a duty we take significantly and can pursue diligently. She is really and easily, the perfect.”

It has been hailed as the best artist acquisition in historical past.

BMG now owns the rights to her title, picture and likeness for model offers, merchandising, and extra.

The publishing and recording rights to Tina’s 10 studio albums, two reside albums, two soundtracks and 5 compilations are included within the deal.

The Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll started her profession as one-half of the hitmaking duo Ike & Tina Turner within the Nineteen Sixties, and went on to promote 100 million data worldwide as a solo artist.

In the meantime, Tina is about to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame on October 30.

The ‘Proud Mary’ hitmaker – who’s coming into the Corridor of Fame for a second time after first being recognised in 1991 alongside her ex Ike Turner – mentioned in a press release: “I’m completely thrilled to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame amongst such wonderful artists.

“Thanks for all of your continued love and help over time!”

Jay-Z, Carole King and Foo Fighters are additionally among the many acts being honoured by the Corridor of Fame.

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