Music legend, icon, and innovator Prince has been making some major moves as of late in regard to his music. Australian and New Zealand based publishing company, Native Tongue announced an exclusive partnership with NPG Music Publishing covering Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Papua New Guinea.
Established by music icon Prince, the catalogue spans his entire career to date and includes hits such as ‘Kiss’, ‘Let’s Go Crazy’, ‘Cream’, ‘Raspberry Beret’, ‘U Got The Look’, ‘Diamonds and Pearls’, and ‘Little Red Corvette’. It also includes new music from both of his upcoming albums, Art Official Age and Plectrumelectrum, which will be released on September 30, 2014.
NPG Music Publishing was founded earlier this year and marks the first time Prince’s publishing catalogue has been independently controlled and administered in over twenty years.
Native Tongue General Manager, Jaime Gough stated “It truly is an honor to represent such an iconic and musically amazing catalogue. Prince has been a musical pioneer his entire career and to have his personal publishing company choose Native Tongue during such an exciting period is a real privilege.”
NPG Music Publishing joins Native Tongue’s growing international roster that includes music from Lorde, Daft Punk, Foals, Elvis Presley, Rodgers & Hammerstein, Tom Waits, Roy Orbison, Bombay Bicycle Club, Justice, Armin van Buuren, Diplo and many more.