Downtown Music Publishing (DMP) today announces a global music publishing agreement with multi-platinum, GRAMMY-winning US singer-songwriter, Colbie Caillat.
Caillat shot to fame in 2007 with her 3x Platinum debut album Coco, which hit #5 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart upon release and included hit singles Bubbly – which is certified 6x platinum – and 2x platinum Realize. Over the course of her exceptional career, the acclaimed singer-songwriter has been the recipient of two GRAMMY Awards and five GRAMMY nominations, boasting over 15 billion streams worldwide and eight number one/Top Ten singles across her lauded catalog.
Caillat has collaborated with some of the industrys biggest heavyweights, including Taylor Swift, Sheryl Crow, Jason Mraz, Brad Paisley and Gavin DeGraw to name only a few. Following her GRAMMY-winning duet with Jason Mraz, 4x platinum Lucky, in 2008, Caillat released her second studio album, the platinum-selling Breakthrough, which became the singers first album to debut at #1 on the Billboard album chart. The album features two, 2x platinum hits in I Never Told You and Fallin For You. Other notable platinum-certified catalog hits include Brighter Than the Sun and Try.
Caillat will benefit from Downtown Music Publishings global administration service as well as creative sync services, whose recent high-profile placements include Bruce Hornsbys 1988 track The Show Goes On on Netflixs The Bear, Airs Kelly Watch The Stars on Chanels Christmas advert and Doja Cats Boss Bitch synced during 2023s Super Bowl. The deal will cover Caillats full catalog and all future releases, including debut album, Coco, multi-platinum singles, Bubbly, Realize and Lucky and her debut country solo album Along The Way featuring collaboration Ill Be Here with Sheryl Crow.
My experience working with Downtown over the past year has been amazing and Im grateful it will now also include their publishing team, said Caillat. Their creativity and passion for artists and songwriters goes above and beyond. I look forward to this exciting new chapter of working alongside the best in the business.
Colbie Caillats latest album Along The Way – released in October 2023 via her own imprint Blue Jean Baby Records – was distributed via Downtown Artist & Label Services who, alongside Caillats publishing deal with Downtown Music Publishing, will continue to work with Caillat and her team across distribution on future releases. Downtown Artist & Label Services has had a significant stream of recent success across its distribution and marketing offering, including seeing client, Luis R Conriquez hitting the number one spot on Spotifys debut global album chart with Corridos Blicos, Vol IV.
Since the launch of Downtown Music in August 2022, the groups expanded service offering across publishing, distribution, marketing services, UGC and neighbouring rights has unified considerably, with a series of clients electing to partner with multiple Downtown divisions.
In August 2023, British pop-rock band, The Hoosiers signed a global agreement with Downtown Music Publishing and a wide-ranging distribution deal with Downtown-owned distributor, FUGA, via their imprint, Crab Race Ltd. In June 2023, Downtown Neighbouring Rights signed an international deal with the Estate of Miles Davis, which followed a longstanding partnership with Downtown Music Publishing who has represented Davis coveted works since 2019.
Jedd Katrancha, CCO of Downtown Music Publishing comments, Downtown Music Publishing takes great pride in being able to represent some of the worlds most talented songwriters, with Colbie Caillat one such exceptional talent. It is an honor to be working alongside Colbie and her team to maximize publishing opportunities across her highly respected and in-demand catalog.
About Downtown Music Holdings & Downtown Music Publishing
Downtown is the world's leading music services company with over 2 million clients from 145 countries representing a catalog of over 38 million music assets in a wide variety of genres and languages. Downtown's technology and service offerings support creators and businesses in all facets of the music industry including music creation, distribution, publishing, marketing, royalty collection, financing, accounting and payment services.
Since the foundation of Downtown Music Publishing in 2007, publishing has been at the core of Downtowns mission. Downtown Musics publishing administration services – Downtown Music Publishing, Songtrust, and Sheer Publishing Africa – currently have nearly 2 million songwriters and almost 5 million copyrights under management. Representing nearly 100 years of popular music, clients include Miles Davis, The National, Raja Kumari and many others.
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