FUGA Welcomes Back Ministry of Sound
October 13th, 2015 | Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Global agreement covers entire catalogue of 20,000 tracks
Includes recordings by DJ Fresh, London Grammar and Sigala
Digital music distribution and services company FUGA has signed a new worldwide distribution deal with Ministry of Sound. The agreement will see FUGA handle content management and global digital distribution for Ministry’s complete catalogue of 20,000 tracks, with immediate effect.
The deal reflects a renewing of vows – FUGA previously handled Ministry’s digital services throughout 2010-2014 – with Ministry now returning after just a brief stint away.
Ministry of Sound Group is an iconic global entertainment business comprised of a unique portfolio that includes the renowned London club, one of the world’s largest independent record labels, international events, an extensive digital presence, Ministry of Sound Radio, Ministry of Sound LIVE and the successful compilations business.
Hailed as the home of dance music, Ministry of Sound’s flagship brands have been at the forefront of global dance music culture for 24 years, with some of the most recognisable names in the music industry.
Eddie Jones, Ministry of Sound’s Sales Director commented: “We have always found FUGA to be a very reliable and professional digital partner, we are looking forward to working with them again over the coming years.”
FUGA’s CEO, Pieter Van Rijn added: “We are very happy to be welcoming back Ministry of Sound to our roster and look forward to continuing our longstanding relationship with their fantastic team.”
FUGA is the high-end technology partner for content owners and distributors.
With a platform encapsulating a broad array of services providing seamless end-to-end integration, FUGA is the number one choice for some of the largest labels, management companies, distributors and aggregators worldwide. These include Ministry of Sound, Spinnin’ Records, Armada Music, Epitaph Records, Ninja Tune, Hospital Records, Red Bull Media House, Essential Music & Marketing, Ultra Records and Black Hole Recordings.
At the heart of FUGA’s platform is its adaptable and flexible technology that has been built, in conjunction with leading music partners, to meet rapidly evolving industry requirements. This ensures its clients are continually able to execute their content management, distribution, aggregation, analytics and royalty accounting in the most efficient way as the business evolves.
Connected to over 260 digital service providers worldwide, FUGA looks after over 1.8 million tracks, with up to 2.5 million track deliveries per month.
Established in 2006, FUGA is an independent company headquartered in Amsterdam with an international footprint.