Sturgill Simpson Inks Publishing Deal

Atlantic Records recording artist Sturgill Simpson has just entered a publishing deal with Downtown Music Publishing.

Jedd Katrancha, Senior Vice President of Creative Services at Downtown Music Publishing, said “We are incredibly proud to represent Sturgill and his body of work. To be a part of the cross-genre level of excitement surrounding Sturgill is a thrill, and we’re looking to working with him as he continues to grow and release new music.”

Downtown Music Publishing operates offices in New York City, Los Angeles, Nashville, London and Amsterdam. They oversee global royalty collection, copyright registration, sync licensing and career development among other services for a variety of clients including Brandy Clark, Rosanne Cash and Old Crow Medicine Show.

Simpson is working on his third record after many accolades from his most recent project, Metamodern Scounds in Country Music in 2014. For his third album, he is working again with renown producer Dave Cobb. Simpson has three nominations for the Americana Music Awards (Album of the Year, Artist of the Year, and Song of the Year) which will be held in Nashville on Sept. 16.

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