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Downtown Music Services is a modern global music company committed to building a more equitable music industry. We offer bespoke distribution, publishing administration, creative marketing and finance solutions to entrepreneurial creators and their partners to help manage their music as a business and get paid fairly for their work.

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If John Lennon had only been one of the four members of the Beatles, his artistic immortality would already have been assured — but it was only after his marriage to artist Yoko Ono in 1969 that the figure the world now recognizes as "John Lennon" truly came into being.

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One of the most renowned hip-hop acts of all time, Wu-Tang Clan has remained a household name since the release of its seminal debut, Enter The Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers, in 1993 and has inspired generations of artists across genres. Besides music, the Wu-Tang brand is known for its entrepreneurial savvy and influence in several industries including art, film, fashion and technology.


From his arrival on the national scene in 1945 until his death in 1991, Miles Davis made music that grew from an uncanny talent for hearing the future and a headstrong desire to play it. From his beginnings in the circle of modern jazz, he came to intuit new worlds of sound — forever forging ahead.


Tori Amos is a Grammy-nominated legend with a celebrated 17-album catalog. She was named one of VH1’s “100 Greatest Women of Rock & Roll” in 1999 and made history by becoming the first woman to have a top 10 album on the U.S. Billboard charts in the classical, alternative, and rock categories simultaneously.


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The New Jazz

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Lauren Tamaki's Illustrated History of 'Summertime'

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Downtown Clients Win Big at the Grammys

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Miles Davis: The King of Cool

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'Boys Will Be Boys'

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Downtown Music News

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NewsNovember 17, 2021

Downtown Music Services Sign Global Music Publishing Agreement With Air


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NewsOctober 28, 2021

A Q&A With Horror Film Composer Marco Beltrami

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NewsJune 30, 2021

Downtown Music Services Announces Slate of Signings and Renewals

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NewsJune 28, 2021

86% of U.S. Consumers Believe Creators Should Own and Control Their Works, According to New Research from Downtown Music Holdings

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NewsJune 02, 2021

Taking Inventory: One Year After Blackout Tuesday

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NewsApril 26, 2021

Downtown Announces Exclusive Focus on Music Services and Unveils New Business Unit

By Team Downtown

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