Warner/Chappell signs deal with Joe Kearns07 February 2019 - Press release
Songwriter & producer, Joe Kearns, has signed a global publishing deal with Warner/Chappell Music, the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group.
Kearns has worked with some of the world’s biggest artists and is excited to be working alongside Warner Chappell, in what will no doubt be, a hugely successful next few years for him with many exciting records already in the pipeline. Most recently Joe has been collaborating with the likes of Ellie Goulding,Camille Purcell, Au/Ra, Caroline Ailin & Starsmith to mention a few.
Joe Kearns says: “From the very first meeting with Mike and Paul, I was really impressed and felt that Warner Chappell could be the perfect home for me publishing wise. They have a great roster and international reputation so I'm really excited to become part of that and work closely with them going forward!”
Paul Smith, Creative Director, Warner/Chappell Music UK, adds: “Joe is an extremely impressive producer who has the ability to work with a wide range of artists and genres. He’s worked with some of the biggest names in pop and has a knack of being able to find the magic in a song. It’s great to be able to welcome him to the family.”
After graduating from Huddersfield University, Kearns began working at British Grove Studios in West London where he worked with a host of top artists and across several prominent soundtrack scores. Since his days at British Grove, Joe has gone on to work freelance with internationally renowned artists including Ellie Goulding with whom he has worked closely with since 2012 and continues to do so.
Based in his own West London studio space, Kearns has contributed to many multi-platinum selling and BRIT nominated projects and hopes to continue that success in the years to come.