American jazz alto saxophinist and composer, Paul Desmond, is best known for his work with the Dave Brubeck Quartet and composing they're biggest hit 'Take Five'. In addition to his work with Brubeck, he led several groups and collaborated with Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker, Jim Hall, and Ed Bickert. Chelsea have started representing his personal publishing catalogue which includes the smooth number above 'Bossa Antigua'.
Chelsea are now representing Harlan Howard's catalogue for the UK. Harlan's was a prolific Nashville country music writer with a career spanning six decades. Among the songs in this catalogue is the great 'Blue Highway' performed above Neil Diamind and Chet Atkins.
Chelsea music add some fresh catalogue by representing Respect Music in Europe, blues classic Little Johnny Taylor's 'Everybody Know About My Good Thing'. The latter was covered by The Rolling Stones in their recent cover album .
Yet another string to the Chelsea bow is the representation of jazz legend, John Handy, catalogues. We now represent the Hard Work and Veda Music catalogues in Europe, which feature many great jazz numbers, including the Jazz-Blues classic "Hard Work".
Our first acquisition of the 2016 is the Weems catalogue, predominantly Mason Williams written songs featuring the above worldwide hit, the 1968 novelty song Esther & Abi Ofarim "Cinderella Rockefella", and "Classical Gas" (below) a baroque pop/classical guitar hit of the same year performed by the man himself amongst many other stars.
Another fine addition to the Chelsea catalogue is the critically acclaimed Israeli drama "Hostages", which has recently come to BBC4. We'll be taking care of composers, Alon Cohen and Roy Nassee's publishing Worldwide ex-Israel. The Guardian writes some very kind words about it in the link below.
Chelsea Music are proud to announce the signing of classic Italian song "Marina". The song was written and performed by Rocco Granata originally but has since been covered by the likes of Dean Martin, Gipsy Kings and Andre Rieu.
Chelsea Music have added the prestigious Italian catalogue AlaBianca Publishing for UK representation, featuring many songs from well known movies, including the Oscar winning The Great Beauty and music for the BBC documentary on Amanda Knox. In other exciting news, we now represent the music from the hugely successful Danish TV series, The Killing (Forbrydelsen). Chelsea have also signed the outstanding young talented singer songwriter Joni Fuller for the World.
Chelsea Music announce the representation of the late great Johnnie Wilder Music catalogue , which include the 70’s hits "Mind Blowing Decisions" and "Happiness Togetherness". Eminem's "Love Game" samples the classic "The Game of Love". We also represent three tracks on the Alfie Boe album Trust, tracks on the Andre Rieu album Music Of The Night through Andre Rieu publishing. There is also a new synch for "The Christmas Waltz" for a Co op ad. There are up-and-coming concerts with Black Sabbath in December and at the opposite end of musical taste, Andre Rieu at Wembley in December.
The famous and beautiful Vonda Shepard, star of Ali McBeal, renews her agreement with Chelsea for the World excluding the USA and Canada, new album pending. James Carter, composer of Help is On The Way, is sampled in many big hits including "How Ya Doin’" by Little Mix and agrees publishing representation for the World, excluding USA and Canada. The Dutch superstar Andre Rieu has a new album released in Novemeber, a potential No I. Alfie Boe’s new album Trust scheduled for big success produced by Larry Klein released in Nov another potential No I. Michael Bubble’s recording of the classic Come Dance With Me featured on his recent album To Be Loved, Chelsea Music have enjoyed great success representing Tony Iommi, with Black Sabbath’s No 1 album 13. In the Synch world Bond’s Winter a major campaign for Jeep in Italy, other songs being used in Sych include It’s Good Day for Garnier and D.1.S.C.O . Very talented Joni Fuller appearing at the Notting Hill Arts Club Oct 15th.
Chelsea Music represent Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi. The new album 13 goes straight into the top 40 album charts at NO I. Chelsea Music are also enjoying success with Little Mix ‘s How Ya Doin, a hit single off a very successful chart album. The Garnier Ad featuring It’s A Good Day written by Peggy Lee published by Chelsea Music is No 18 on the PRS top 40 played songs across UK TV and Radio commercials through 2012.
Chelsea Music have acquired the Uk rights to many of the songs in the Crystal Music catalogue owned by the Sonny Burke family including Wish You The Merriest. Also songs from hit producer and writer Jon FX s catalogue including the hits of Gyptian. There has been album success with Andre Rieu and the Movie Themes album and Glenn Hughes ‘s Black Country Communion album Afterglow and Art Garfunkel’s The Singer. Also many new Synchs including Bill Wither’s Lovely Day for Wonga UK, Ole Ole Ole for BT Infinity, Quand Tu Es la(The Game of Love) for Tesco/Warl . Working Title’s use of Ole Ole Ole in Senna. Aint That A Kick In the Head for Asda In Store, Nice To Go Travelling for Unicredit Europe.