Bob Dylan Sells The Rights Of His Recordings
Legendary US folk musician Bob Dylan has sold the rights to all of his recordings to music giant Sony Music Entertainment.
The agreement also applies to “future new releases,” Sony said today. A purchase price was not mentioned. The industry magazine “Variety” spoke of 150 to 200 million dollars (132 to 176 million euros). According to Sony, the agreement was concluded last July, but has only now been made public.
May your song always be sung
And may you stay forever young
Bob Dylan signed to Columbia Records in 1961 and today Sony Music announced it has fully acquired his entire catalog of recorded music, as well as the rights to multiple future new releases. pic.twitter.com/hdVaHGkuhi
— Sony Music News (@sonymusicnews) January 24, 2022