David Guetta never loses! David Guetta signed a $100 million partnership agreement with Warner Music in exchange for his catalogue of recorded music from the past two decades, and Warner Music wanted to come up with a win-win deal with David Guetta, so the partnership stipulated that New deal for future recordings. However, to make it interesting to the public, the parties have not yet announced the terms of the agreement, and the company representative declined to comment on this partnership.
But initial reports on this deal, according to the Financial Times, cited a source as saying that $100 million and Music Business Worldwide, citing a reliable source, said the agreement was more than that but less than $150 million. But certainly, it’s close to about $100 million. As Warner Music did not disclose financial details of the deal, it did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment.
This partnership will make David Guetta a new addition to the third-largest record company globally, and this partnership will undoubtedly add more successes to his great artistic history. Warner Music also includes many great artists, including Cardi B, Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars.
David Guetta, also known for his collaborations with artists such as Akon, Snoop Dogg, and Kid Cudi. Guetta has record sales of 50 million and over 14 billion streams to his name to date.
David Guetta’s music revolutionized the electronic dance music scene in the early 2000s, with many superstar hits and to leave excellent artistic, memorable music with Rihanna, Justin Bieber, and Nicki Minaj to win two Grammy Awards.
“I’m super excited about the new music I’m working on. And even more excited that I have started to play all this new music live to my fans again, and they love it. This is the right time to renew my creative partnership with my trusted team at Warner Music. This deal is about having the best people around me to ensure I can keep innovating with exciting new projects while also working on my extensive catalogue and continuing to build my career.” Guetta said in a statement.
David Guetta’s music has made him one of the hottest stars and the most listened to, as he currently ranks 8th in the world in terms of artists listened to by listeners per month on the audio-streaming platform Spotify.
As Jean-Charles Carey, David Guetta’s business partner and managing director, stated: “A lot of people approached us to express interest in David’s catalogue. We decided to continue our partnership with Warner because they know and have a passion for David’s music, with a global team that’s constantly working to place it in new contexts. We’re super-excited about some of the deals they’re striking with new partners and their expansion into new territories. This is about proactively working David’s catalogue and new music together.”
Warner Music said last year that the COVID-19 pandemic hurt physical revenue streams and the latest release of new recordings, movies and TV shows. This will undoubtedly be a new addition to them that will compensate for the material loss that occurred due to the pandemic.