Kobalt has signed RÜFÜS DU SOL to an international neighbouring rights deal.
RÜFÜS DU SOL joins Kobalt for a neighbouring rights deal that offers the artists a full range of global administration and royalty maximization services.
As a 2020 Grammy nominee for Best Dance/Electronic Album and Best Dance Recording with their third studio album SOLACE, RÜFÜS DU SOL have emerged as one of the world’s preeminent live electronic acts.
The Australian three-piece, comprised of members Tyrone Lindqvist, Jon George, and James Hunt, have released two platinum-certified albums, ATLAS and Bloom.
In addition to two 2020 Grammy nominations, the trio, who has been top-billed across the globe at Lollapalooza, Coachella, Osheaga, and more, was just recently nominated for ARIA 2020’s Best Australian Live Act.
Kobalt Neighbouring Rights represents over 2,000 performers including the likes of A$AP Rocky, The Chainsmokers, Lewis Capaldi, Kygo, Lil Wayne, Sia, Young Thug, and others.
RÜFÜS DU SOL’s latest release Live from Joshua Tree, is both a live album & film that was recorded in the Joshua Tree desert.
The album and film include tracks from all three studio albums such as Desert Night from ATLAS, Innerbloom from Bloom, and Underwater from SOLACE.
“RÜFÜS DU SOL continue to prove they are an artist of exceptional talent.”
Simon Moor, Kobalt
Managing Director, Kobalt Music Group APAC, Simon Moor, said: “Being able to extend our relationship with RÜFÜS DU SOL, whom we currently publish, to include neighbouring rights is an exciting opportunity.
“RÜFÜS DU SOL continue to prove they are an artist of exceptional talent whether that be through significant bodies of work such as their sublime album SOLACE or through the power of their singles like You Were Right, Innerbloom and Treat You Better.
“I am even more excited about the next steps for RÜFÜS DU SOL and look forward to working with them across 2021.”
“This is an exciting chapter for RÜFÜS DU SOL, 10 years in their star continues to rise on the back of hard work, great songwriting and a loyal fanbase.”
Danny Robson, manager
Danny Robson, RÜFÜS DU SOL’s manager added: “This is an exciting chapter for RÜFÜS DU SOL, 10 years in their star continues to rise on the back of hard work, great songwriting and a loyal fanbase.
“We’re excited to extend the relationship with the Kobalt team – they have been crushing it as the band’s publisher for a number of years.”Music Business Worldwide