[47], In May 2017, the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity announced that Grainge would be honored as the 2017 Media Person of the Year, the first music executive to receive this honour. Within about 6,025 square feet of interior space are a living room with a fireplace, a formal dining room and a center-island kitchen. Companies House Companies House does not verify the accuracy of the information filed (link opens a new window) ... Lucian Charles GRAINGE. [10], Within his first year as chairman & CEO of Universal, the company acquired EMI's Recorded Music operations. Sony Pictures Animation’s Culver City campus sells for $160 million. [2][3][4] Grainge has worked in the music business for his entire career. Two years later he became an A&R director for MCA Records. Lucian Grainge called on the wireless industry to avoid “going stale”, as the Universal Music chief executive extolled the importance of mobile in the future of entertainment. Grainge and his wife Caroline moved to Los Angeles in 2010. Records reveal the Hollywood superstar acquired the property almost exactly a decade ago, in early 2010, for $4.5 million. UMG chairman Sir Lucian Grainge possibly summed up Murphy best: "He had the boundless energy of a child, the infectious passion of a teenager and the … As chief, he led the $1.9-billion acquisition of EMI’s record music business in 2011. Shawn Mendes introduced Lucian Grainge during the latter's Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony. Sir Lucian Grainge has been officially inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame by global music superstars Lionel Richie and Shawn Mendes in a ceremony held at 1750 North Vine Street close to Universal’s own Capitol Tower building. 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He was raised Jewish. [61] A 2014 front-page Los Angeles Times profile said that "if anyone can save the music business, it might be Grainge. Take That in concert.... for 13-year-old's birthday partyBy JAMES TAPPER and ELEANOR MAYNELast updated at 20:35 02 December 2006 It was the kind of showbiz coup very, very few people could hope … Lucian of Samosata (c. 125 – after 180) was an Assyrian satirist and rhetorician who is best known for his characteristic tongue-in-cheek style, with which he frequently ridiculed superstition, religious practices, and belief in the paranormal. See Lucian Grainge's compensation, career history, education, & memberships. In fact, he’s about to get his ass fired. Matthew Perry downsizes, sheds Malibu beach house for $13.1 million. Lucian Grainge is sitting crosslegged on his office sofa, twiddling his fingers and trying not to sound irritated by questions about the role of big business in the music industry. It's so thrilling to me that they, and the UMG team, will be my label family moving forward. [14][15][16][17][18][19][20] Grainge led the 2017 multi-year global license agreement between UMG and Spotify. Sir Lucian Grainge, UMG “Those of us who were there [buying EMI] in 2011 will never forget what the naysayers were saying,” commented Grainge. Sir Lucian Grainge has transformed Universal Music Group into the most successful company in the history of the industry by pioneering new approaches to signing and developing the most successful recording artists and songwriters and championing innovative business models with a wide range of media and technology partners. Grainge is the son of Universal Music Group chairman-CEO Lucian Grainge, but don’t let the family name color your first impression. Reggae star Shaggy just paid $2.15 million for a laid-back abode near the ocean in Coral Gables, Fla. Sylvester Stallone lists Beverly Park mansion for $110 million. Beberapa sumber mengatakan secara ekslusif kepada Variety pada Minggu (15/3/2020). [21], Grainge led the acquisition of Bravado, then part of Sanctuary, and transformed it into UMG's entertainment merchandising and brand management division, Bravado. [49], In June 2018, Grainge was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame with the Howie Richmond Hitmaker award. Lucian Grainge (pictured), the Brit who crossed the pond three years ago to head Universal Music has always trodden something of a unique path. [6][7], Grainge grew up in North London. The award was presented by members of U2, and Take That performed at the ceremony. Universal Music Group chairman and CEO Sir Lucian Grainge was honored by Shawn Mendes, Lionel Richie and more music A-listers during the unveiling of his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. GameStop surges past $10 billion as Elon Musk piles on. The young exec does things his own, very particular way. Glenn Cassell of Hideaway Properties Corp. represented both the buyer and seller in the deal, according to the Multiple Listing Service. [35] In 2012, he was appointed a British Business Ambassador by the UK Prime Minister David Cameron. Sir Lucian Charles Grainge CBE (born 29 February 1960)[1] is the chairman and chief executive officer of Universal Music Group. When some executives reach the top, they take a moment to enjoy the view. British music executive Sir Lucian Grainge has been honoured with a Star on Hollywood’s illustrious Walk of Fame. [36][37] He was knighted in the 2016 Birthday Honours for services to British business and inward investment. At the ceremony, Ariana Grande performed in his honor and Grainge was inducted by The Weeknd. Find the perfect Lucian Grainge Vip Party stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. World’s richest men feud over satellite fleets. In November 2012 Grainge and his wife reportedly paid US$13 million for a house in Pacific Palisades. Universal Music Chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge has been hospitalized after testing positive for coronavirus, multiple sources exclusively told Variety. Universal Music Chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge has been hospitalized after testing positive for coronavirus, multiple sources exclusively told Variety. [11] Grainge argued that selling to Universal was the only way to improve EMI, for the benefit of the entire industry. The company represents artists including Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, and Kanye West, and has formed partnerships with retailers including Barneys, Bloomingdale's and Selfridge's. The CEO of Tesla and a billionaire candidate for the California governorship have joined the wild hype around GameStop, a money-losing video game retailer. Home Home. Lucian Grainge VIP Party LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 15: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK TABLOID NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 48 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME. A UMG spokesperson was not … And I hope that day comes soon, because, honestly, I can’t wait until we’re all back in the office together. "[59], In January 2020, Grainge was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame with UMG artists including Beck, Justin Bieber, Birdman, Lewis Capaldi, Tori Kelly, Sam Smith, and Hailee Steinfeld in attendance. [3][57][58], Irving Azoff called him "'the great hope for the music business'" and Jimmy Iovine commented that Grainge "is working to restore [a] spirit of risk-taking and innovation" by being "'willing and open to entrepreneurship and that kind of thing the record industry has gotten depleted of. [26], In 2017, UMG was worth $22 billion, triple what it was worth when Grainge took over at the company. 14:36 Dec/11/2018 "Over the years, Sir Lucian Grainge and Monte Lipman have been such incredible partners. [30] Under his management, UMG experienced growth in annual revenue, digital recorded music revenue and EBITDA. He … [5] After contacting several record label bosses, he was offered a job by Maurice Oberstein, chairman of CBS Records, working at publishing company April Music's A&R department. Sir Lucian Charles Grainge CBE (born 29 February 1960) is the chairman and chief executive officer of Universal Music Group. [22][23][24][25], Grainge also oversaw the expansion of classical labels Deutsche Grammophon and Decca Classics, and agreed a global strategic partnership with entertainment company Live Nation. Outside, a large covered patio with a fireplace creates space for al fresco dining and entertaining. Not Lucian Grainge.In 2011, less than a year after he was named chairman and CEO of … Sometimes writing under an assumed name, he helped compose such hits as … Universal Music Chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge has been hospitalized after testing positive for coronavirus, multiple sources exclusively told Variety. It started, as so many of these stories do, on pint three, in the pub. Grainge is the son of Universal Music Group chairman-CEO Lucian Grainge, but don’t let the family name color your first impression. It's also incredibly exciting to Lucian Grainge's House Tuesday, May 14, 2013. Lucian's philosophical views are difficult to categorize due to his persistent use of irony and sarcasm. Their daughter was born in 2001. Over the course of his career, he has worked with artists including Lady Gaga, Amy Winehouse, ABBA, Eurythmics, Rihanna, Sam Smith, Take That, Psychedelic Furs, The Rolling Stones, Sting, Jamie Cullum and Andrea Bocelli. Sir Lucian Grainge, Universal Music Group chairman and CEO, has tested positive for COVID-19 and, as such, the 2220 Colorado Avenue offices of … [13] Commenting on the EMI acquisition, Buzzfeed commented that "Grainge will go down as the master architect of what is likely to be the last big deal in the music business". Lucian Grainge examined optimistic and was hospitalized for the novel coronavirus on March 15th. [60] In 2013, CNET wrote that “Grainge is positioning Universal to lead the pack” of major labels in their embracing of new digital opportunities. Universal Music Group Chairman and Chief Executive Lucian Grainge has paid $6.3 million for a modern home in Madison Club, a private golf course community in … Universal Music Group chief Lucian Grainge has bought a La Quinta home designed by architect Michael Kovac for $6.3 million. Sir Lucian Charles Grainge (born 29 February 1960) is the chairman and chief executive officer of Universal Music Group. (Photo by Dave M. Benett/Getty Images) Lucian Grainge … [50], He was awarded an honorary doctorate of music by the Berklee College of Music in May 2016[51] and an honorary doctorate of global commerce by Northeastern University in May 2017. "[62], Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School for Boys, Commander of the Order of the British Empire, Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, "Debrett's - The trusted source on British social skills, etiquette and style-Debrett's", "Pre-GRAMMY Gala To Honor Lucian Grainge", "Lucian Grainge: The 2015 Billboard Power 100", "Lucian Grainge Tops Billboard's 2015 Power 100 List", "New Boss for Universal Music, Lady Gaga Record Label – TIME", "Billboard Power 100's New No. HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: The return home of Sir Lucian Grainge, who announced in a companywide memo on 4/6 that he was on his way to a full recovery after a bout with COVID-19, provided a much-needed dose of uplifting news for the biz. 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