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TRESOR signs global co-publishing deal with Sony Music Publishing

Johannesburg, Wednesday, 27 September 2023 – African Pop Maverick, TRESOR, solidifies his expansion worldwide by signing a global co-publishing deal with Sony Music Publishing. His music will now be published globally by Sony Music Publishing and Jacquel Music Publishing, a division of TRESOR’s Jacquel Entertainment Group.

By joining the world’s number 1 music publishing company, TRESOR is represented among many of the world’s best songwriters such as the late Michael Jackson and Marvin Gaye, Jay-Z, Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams, Sade, and Rihanna, just to highlight a few.

“This is a milestone moment in my music career. It’s an honour to have my talent recognised on a global scale and to be positioned amongst the best songwriters and composers in the world. Thank you to the Sony Music Publishing USA team for welcoming me and aligning with my vision. I look forward to a fruitful journey together, making music that will be enjoyed for generations to come,” expresses

Vice President, Creative A&R, Sony Music Publishing Ari Gelaw says, “We are ecstatic to welcome TRESOR to the Sony Music Publishing family. TRESOR’s exceptional creativity and artistry align perfectly with our commitment to fostering musical excellence. We are confident that this collaboration will yield remarkable opportunities and propel him to even greater heights.”

Manager, Creative A&R, Sony Music Publishing Simone Dixon says, “TRESOR’ has incredible talent as a songwriter, producer and artist – his unique style blends elements of Pop, Afro-fusion and Hip-Hop and creates a fresh and exciting sound that appeals to global audiences. We’re so happy to welcome TRESOR to SMP and we look forward to supporting his creative endeavors.”

Keep posted to TRESOR online for more music news and his global endeavours.

Connect With TRESOR:
Twitter: @tresorofficial
Instagram: @tresorofficial
Facebook: @tresorofficial

TRESOR (French for “treasure” and pronounced “Trezor”) is a multi-award-winning African Pop Maverick. Renowned for his distinct sound that has garnered him a global fanbase (UK, Japan, Italy and beyond). TRESOR’s first language is Music but he is equally fluent in English, French and Swahili. His songs reflect a peregrine of life shared by so many on the continent of Africa, but few are able to express their experiences in a way that captures the ear so universally and directly. TRESOR is a keen philanthropist. He is an ambassador for the Nelson Mandela Children Fund and also a United Refugee Agency ambassador advocating refugee rights.

Jacquel Entertainment Group is a forward-thinking entertainment company encompassing all aspects of the entertainment industry. Ranging from artist and producer management, songwriting, music production, publishing, brand partnerships and much more. Founded by multi-award-winning singer, songwriter and producer TRESOR, our core vision is to identify and develop special talent from Africa for the world.

Sony Music Publishing (“SMP”) is the leading global music publisher, home to the world’s greatest songwriters and many of the most iconic songs ever written. Headquartered in New York with an international network of 38 offices, Sony Music Publishing supports the vision, artistry, and goals of its songwriters by amplifying opportunities, fostering collaboration, and defending their rights.  SMP represents classic catalogues including The Beatles, Queen, Motown, Carole King, Paul Simon, Bruce Springsteen, Leiber & Stoller, Leonard Cohen, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, AC/DC and The Rolling Stones, as well as contemporary superstars such as Ed Sheeran, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, Olivia Rodrigo, Calvin Harris, Daddy Yankee, Gabby Barrett, Jay-Z, Luke Bryan, Luis Fonsi, Maluma, Marc Anthony, Miranda Lambert, Pharrell Williams, Rihanna, Sara Bareilles, Sean Love Combs, The Kid Laroi, Travis Scott and many more.  Sony Music Publishing is a part of Sony’s suite of powerful entertainment brands. Learn more about SMP here.

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