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Press release: Grammy Nominations! XL, Young Turks and Rough Trade! 7 December 2016

We are very excited that we have three Grammy nominations this year! The 59th annual Grammy awards will be held on February 12th 2017.

XL RECORDINGS – Radiohead (best rock song, best alternative album)
YOUNG TURKS – Jamie xx (best video)
ROUGH TRADE RECORDS – Parquet Courts (best recording package)



Press release: Music Week Sync Awards - winners!24 October 2016

The Beggars Group won a Music Week Sync Award!

Congrats to our licensing team!

The industry’s finest turned out for the annual Music Week Sync Awards tonight, with Sony Music, BMG and Beggars Group among the evening’s big winners.

London’s Bloomsbury Ballroom set the scene, while acclaimed comedian Jo Caulfield played host for the industry’s most prestigious gathering and celebration of this year’s achievements in the world of sync deals and brand partnerships.

Sony Music scooped the award for Sync Team – Record Company, while Beggars Group was decorated with the Sync Team – Independent Record Company award.


Press release: Kaytranada Wins 2016 Polaris Prize for his XL Recordings release 99.9%20 September 2016

Congratulations to Kaytranada who won the 2016 Polaris Music Prize for his 2016 XL Recordings release, 99.9%, his debut album. The distinction comes in the midst of the Haitian-born, Montreal-bred producer’s breakout year that has seen him transcend his status as Soundcloud superstar to world-touring musical auteur.