Music Biz Member Universal Music Publishing Group Partners With Simon Cowell To Launch Syco Publishing

Universal Music Publishing Group has partnered with Simon Cowell and Syco Entertainment to launch Syco Publishing. Per the partnership, UMPG will support and administer Syco Publishing’s signed & developed songwriters and catalogs. The Syco Publishing roster currently includes Fifth Harmony, Camila Cabello, Lucy Spraggan, John Samuel Gerhart,, James Arthur, Grace VanderWaal and more. 

“Simon has been a good friend for decades and I’m thrilled he has finally decided to launch a publishing business with UMPG,” said Mike McCormack, Managing Director of UMPG. “His track record is incredible – he’s always had great instincts and passion for outstanding songs, and brings incredible value to every songwriter, producer and catalogue he works with. The UMPG team looks forward to working closely with Simon on Syco Publishing and providing the best global support to develop tomorrow’s stars.”

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