Could it be magic? Barry Manilow song rights sold to Hipgnosis | Mark Sweney – on August 3, 2020 at 9:56 am

Firm owns over 13,000 songs, including Rihanna’s Umbrella and Beyoncé’s Single LadiesA London-listed firm that offers investors the chance to cash in on the royalties from songs by famous artists has struck a deal to buy the music catalogue of Barry Manilow, whose five-decade career includes global hits such as Mandy and Copacabana (At the Copa).Manilow, who released his self-titled debut album in 1973 and first reached the top of the US chart two years later with Mandy, has sold more than 85m albums worldwide. Continue reading…

Firm owns over 13,000 songs, including Rihanna’s Umbrella and Beyoncé’s Single Ladies

A London-listed firm that offers investors the chance to cash in on the royalties from songs by famous artists has struck a deal to buy the music catalogue of Barry Manilow, whose five-decade career includes global hits such as Mandy and Copacabana (At the Copa).

Manilow, who released his self-titled debut album in 1973 and first reached the top of the US chart two years later with Mandy, has sold more than 85m albums worldwide.

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