Downtown Music Publishing (“DMP”) has today announced the signing of publishing administration agreements with Lenono Music and Ono Music, home to the song catalogs of John Lennon and Yoko Ono respectively.
Under the terms of the agreement, which is in effect immediately, DMP will represent Lennon’s solo works including such classic titles as Imagine, Instant Karma (We All Shine On), Power to the People, Happy X-Mas (War Is Over), Jealous Guy, and (Just Like) Starting Over.
DMP will also represent the complete works of Yoko Ono, from her double-album opus Fly to YOKOKIMTHURSTON, her recently released collaboration with members of Sonic Youth.
“We are both honored and humbled to represent the iconic songs of John and Yoko,” said Justin Kalifowitz, President of Downtown Music Publishing. “We look forward to creating new opportunities that will expand the reach of their timeless music and message.”