Taylor Swift Announces New Music Deal with Universal Music Group

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Pop singer Taylor Swift announced a new music deal with Universal Music Group in a letter to her fans. 

Taylor Swift took to social media to announce her new label signing with Universal Music Group. The singer posted that she will be moving forward with Universal Music Group as her record label worldwide, while Republic Records will be her label in the United States. The singer said, “It’s also incredibly exciting to know I’ll own all my master recordings that I make from now on.”

 

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Swift went on to say, “I feel so motivated by new opportunities created by the streaming world and the ever-changing landscape of our industry…I also feel strongly that streaming founded on and continues to thrive based on the magic created by artists, writers, and producers.” Swift has been an advocate in the past about artists getting their fair pay when it comes to streaming platforms like Spotify and Pandora.

We hope her all the best on her musical journey going forward.