Hipgnosis Songs Acquires Catalog From Bon Jovi’s Richie Sambora
Hipgnosis Songs has acquired a music catalog from Richie Sambora.
The guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer is finest identified for his tenure as a member of Bon Jovi. The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame in 2018.
Based on an announcement launched March 30, Hipgnosis has acquired 100% of Sambora’s copyrights on this catalogue, which contains 186 songs. Bon Jovi songs on which Sambora is co-credited embrace “You Give Love a Dangerous Identify,” “Livin’ on a Prayer,” “Wished Useless or Alive,” “By no means Say Goodbye,” “Dangerous Medication” and “I’ll Be There For You,” amongst others.
Some of the profitable rock bands of the final 30-plus years, Bon Jovi’s 1986 album “Slippery When Moist” offered greater than 28 million copies and was licensed 12-times platinum for gross sales within the U.S. Sambora was with the band by 12 studio albums, 5 compilations and two reside albums, totaling gross sales of greater than 130 million worldwide.
Sambora additionally launched three solo albums and has credit on songs written for Jennifer Nettles and Cher.
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Mentioned Merck Mercuriadis, Founding father of The Household (Music) Restricted and Hipgnosis Songs Fund Restricted: “In unsure occasions reminiscent of this you’re reminded of the facility of nice songs and nice music and amongst the best set of songs of the final 35 years are the incomparable songs Richie Sambora co-wrote for Bon Jovi and different nice artists. He’s a musician’s musician and a songwriter’s songwriter and is likely one of the very valuable few that’s an inductee of each the Songwriters Corridor of Fame and the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame. I m delighted to welcome Richie to the Hipgnosis household and look ahead to working intently with him for a few years to return on this elite set of songs.”
“I’m very privileged to have had the unbelievable success I’ve achieved as a songwriter and artist thus far,” added Sambora. “These songs are essential to me and I really feel very strongly that Merck is the one individual I might have entrusted my infants to. I consider the work he’s doing that has reworked the way in which that the world appears to be like on the energy of nice songs and the songwriting neighborhood may be very particular. I look ahead to working with him and his Hipgnosis group to ship extra success for all of us.”
Sambora was represented within the sale by Michael Guido of Carroll, Guido & Groffman Cohen Bar & Karalian, LLP.