Publishing News

Sheer partners with Riptide Music Group

Jul 22, 2021

Sheer Publishing is proud to announce a new partnership with Riptide Music Group which sees the company administer Riptide’s great catalogue of musical copyrights on the African continent.

Founded in 2000, Riptide Music Group is a full-service global publisher and record label, providing hands-on development, marketing, and royalty collection for creators and catalogs. Riptide’s publishing catalog includes songs released by Migos, Selena Gomez, Quavo, Big Gigantic, Azealia Banks, Foster The People, Telepopmusik, and hundreds of independent artists for which Riptide controls 100% master and publishing rights. Hidden Track, Riptide’s sync agency arm, manages the sync rights to a roster that includes Major Lazer, Oasis, Courtney Barnett, Tom Morello, Porter Robinson, OWSLA, Mom + Pop Records, Neon Gold Records, and many more culturally significant artists and labels.

Regarding the partnership, Riptide’s CEO, Keatly Haldeman says, “David and I have known each other a long time and I’m impressed with the company he’s built and the clients Sheer represents. We feel confident we’re in good hands and that there is no one better to look after our catalog for Africa.”