Sony Music Publishing announces partnership with Vertical Rights

Vertical Rights is a publishing house founded by Christian Wåhlberg, Jamie Binn and Jan Carl Adelswärd, also owners of Lateral Management. Lateral represents renowned artists including Labrinth, Paloma Faith, Real Like You and more. Vertical and Lateral are closely linked and constitute a strong network of artists, songwriters and producers on an international scale.

Vertical represents prolific songwriters such as Klas Åhlund, who co-wrote for Robyn, Katy Perry, Usher and Ghost; Jocke Åhlund, who wrote/produced for Robyn, Cee Lo Green, wayne coyneand Iggy Pop; as well as masters of electronic dance music Michel Zitron and John Martinwho created music for the Swedish House Mafia, Martijn Garrix, David Guetta, and Tiesto. Vertical also represents rising stars Gino & Otto, who co-wrote the recently released single “Options” by Internet Money and 24kGoldn.

Christian Wåhlberg, managing director of Vertical Rights and co-founder of Lateral, said: “Making great music with great people has always been our passion. songwriters and producers that make up the Lateral and Vertical Family.”

Johnny Tennander, Managing Director, Scandinavia and SVP A&R International, Sony Music Publishing said: “I’ve always had tremendous respect for what Christian and Jamie have built together and they’ve always combined great music with great ideas. Their roster is a fantastic addition to our world, and we’re really looking forward to working together. close collaboration with their team and their songwriters.”

SOURCESony Music Publishing