Wednesday 20 February 2013, 11:50 | By

Miguel signs with Universal Publishing

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Grammy-winning R&B artist and songwriter Miguel has signed an international deal with Universal Music Publishing. Giving off a moneyed glow, he says: “I’m so excited to finally have a team of publishing professionals that can broaden the reach of my music. I can’t wait to collaborate with new musicians, directors and brands”.

EVP and Head Of Urban at the Universal publisher, Ethiopia Habtemariam, adds: “It’s rare to find someone whose artistry matches their ability as a writer, and that’s what makes Miguel such a unique talent. There’s no ceiling for him, and he’s going to continue to be successful because he is so hard working and passionate about what he does. It’s an honour to have him join UMPG”.

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