Songwriter Crispin Hunt – who initially found fame as a result of the vocalist of Longpigs, and who has since labored as a songwriter and producer with a plethora of artists along with Ellie Goulding, Florence And The Machine, JP Cooper and Jake Bugg – has signed a worldwide publishing address Warner/Chappell.
In addition to his ongoing occupation as a music maker, Hunt will also be very energetic all through the music enterprise, representing artist and songwriter rights by way of an assortment of organisations, which presently embody BASCA, the place he is Chair, and amassing societies PPL and PRS, the place he is an elected director.
Confirming the model new deal, Warner/Chappell UK MD Mike Smith instructed reporters: “Many years ago I received an unsolicited demo tape from Crispin and was impressed with the quality of his songwriting. I have been a fan of his work ever since and I am delighted to finally get to work with him. He has consistently delivered great songs throughout his career and is a tireless campaigner for the rights of the songwriter”.
Meanwhile Hunt himself talked about: “I’m delighted to be signing to Warner/Chappell. Over recent years, WMG have led the field with their ethic of respectful partnership toward creators. I’ve known Mike Smith for years and it’s an honour to work with him on my new music. I’ve got loads of amazing projects coming up and I can’t wait to get to work with some of the most exciting artists around”.