Beggars Music is completely focused on its writers and determinedly independent, administering its own rights in a full service office backed with uniquely experienced management. We believe strongly that a publisher’s role is to add value to a writer’s life and career and that in order to do so we must remain at the forefront of developments in both technology and the industry itself.
Beggars Music was born in January 2010 to strengthen and expand the Beggars Group’s publishing interests.
We are extremely proud of our roster of artists and are uniquely placed to work in close partnership with some of the most exciting and innovative labels in the world; XL, 4AD, Matador, Rough Trade, Stolen Recordings and Young Turks.
Sampha and Solange collaborate on new track ‘Don’t Touch My Hair’10/10/2016
Following the release of her highly-anticipated third album ‘A Seat At The Table,’ Solange has shared a poignant video for the anthemic track ‘Don’t Touch My Hair,’ which features and was co-produced by Sampha. The mesmerising visuals include a cameo from Sampha, who can be spotted dancing in a duvet. Watch here.
Nicolas Jaar’s new album ‘Sirens’ out Friday, streaming now27/09/2016
On Friday, 30th September, Nicolas Jaar will digitally release his second full-length studio album ‘Sirens’ via Other People. His first solo LP since 2011’s ‘Space Is Only Noise,’ the sonically diverse ‘Sirens’ is Jaar’s most topically cohesive and politically-minded record to date.
Following the surprise album announcement, ‘Sirens’ has become available to stream in full on Jaar’s Other People online radio network.
Warpaint preview new album with ‘Whiteout’21/09/2016
Ahead of Friday’s album release, Warpaint have shared ‘Whiteout,’ the grooving and atmospheric opening track on ‘Heads Up.’ Listen to it above. The band have also newly embarked on a semi-world tour – find upcoming live dates and tickets here.
‘Heads Up’ is out 23/9 via Rough Trade Records.
Alice Boman featured on Emmy-winning ‘Transparent’21/09/2016
Beggars Music would like to congratulate the entire team behind the Amazon original series ‘Transparent’ on their triple Emmy win this past weekend. The show has featured Alice Boman’s gentle, haunting song ‘Waiting’ from her 2013 debut EP ‘Skisser’ in the episodes ‘Kina Hora’ and ‘Man on the Land.’ Most recently, ‘Waiting’ was put to equally unique and beautiful use in a clip shared to celebrate Jill Soloway’s ‘Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series’ Emmy win.