American music publishing company, Warner Chappell Music has signed a worldwide publishing deal with DJ & Producer, Alesso.
Alesso recorded a BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix and he was named in MTV’s EDM Rookies To Watch list In 2012. Also in 2014, Alesso signed to Def Jam Recordings, becoming the second EDM artist to sign to the label, in the meantime, the same year, he earned a Grammy nomination for his remix of OneRepublic’s If I Lose Myself.
Alesso’s latest single, THE END, is the first single which was published by Warner Chappell, and is a collaboration with US singer Charlotte Lawrence.
“I’m very excited to be joining the Warner Chappell family and looking forward to working on tons of new music in the coming months,” said Alesso.
“We are thrilled to have Alesso in the family,” Arvid Frisk, Head Of A&R, Warner Chappell Scandinavia, added, “he’s one of a kind and looking forward to breaking boundaries with him and the Shalizi team.”
He has also collaborated with Tove Lo, Theo Hutchcraft, Florida Georgia Line, Hailee Steinfeld, Calvin Harris, Ryan Tedder, Anitta, David Guetta, Usher, and Liam Payne. Hopefully, we will get more music or collaboration next year.
On 22 May 2015, he released his debut album, Forever, which featured collaboration including Calvin Harris, Hurts and Tove Lo on Def Jam Recordings. The record charted at No.4 in Sweden.