Stromae’s Mosaert label signs global deal with Warner Chappell Music

Mosaert, the independent label and publishing company founded by Belgian artist Stromae, has signed a global administration agreement with Warner Chappell Music, the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group.

Mosaert was founded in 2009.

Currently, Mosaert is managed by Stromae, his wife and his brother.

Stromae’s wife, Coralie Barbier, is a creative director and fashion designer. His brother, Luc Van Haver, is executive and creative director.

The deal will see Warner Chappell Music, outside of Belgium, represent Stromae’s back catalog, including its writer’s shares of his multi-platinum albums. Cheese, Square root and Multitudecontaining hits such as Then we dance, hell, Formidable, Papaoutai.

Warner Chappell says he will also represent the composer part of Stromae on several songs he has written for other artists, including artist hits Bigflo & Oli and Orelsan.

Over the course of his career, Stromae has sold over five million albums and racked up nearly 6.5 billion streams worldwide.

The agreement with WCM also covers My loveStromae’s new single featuring Camila Cabello, released worldwide today by Mosaert and Universal Music.

“This partnership will amplify our vision and help us reach new possibilities.”

Stromae

Commenting on the administration agreement, Stromae said: “Mosaert and I are truly excited to join Warner Chappell Music. This partnership will amplify our vision and help us achieve new possibilities.

“I look forward to working together!”

“Stromae has always been one of the most exciting French-speaking artists of the past 15 years.

Guy Moot, Warner Chappell Music

Guy Moot, co-president and CEO of Warner Chappell Music, added: “Stromae has always been one of the most exciting francophone artists over the past 15 years.

“His innovative approach has always placed a stylistic vision at the heart of the way he presents himself, and that has helped him influence and shape a wider culture. So this is a very important deal for us and we look forward to it. to work around the world to promote his songs.

“Stromae is an all-round artist, whose unique creativity is expressed not only musically, but also through his public image and appearances, his use of social media, his creative video making and even through his fashion design.”

Matthieu Tessier, Warner Chappell Music France

Matthieu Tessier, Managing Director of Warner Chappell Music France, said: “Stromae is a complete artist, whose unique creativity is expressed not only musically, but through his image and his public appearances, his use of social media, his production creative video and even through her fashion drawing.

“I’m so excited to start working with such an inspiring talent who has influenced artists and songwriters around the world, and to start collaborating with the team at Mosaert.

“To represent one of the most important songbooks in modern French is a huge privilege for all of us at Warner Chappell Music and our various teams around the world have come together to close this deal.”The music industry around the world