Should I Join?

All Music Publishers of any size are encouraged to join. Being a member of MPA SA plugs your publishing company into the industry, opens up new doors, shines a light on how publishing royalties are collected and distributed and provides unique insight into changes in the industry.

If you would like to know more about Music Publishing and whether you qualify for membership, click here.

Some of our Members

Uthoht Publishing Enterprises is a management company managing Services (brand activation & music publishing) and Personalities (composers, models, promoters & performing artists).

Sheer Publishing is one of Africa’s largest independent Publishing houses and is currently looking to expand its client base within the African diaspora.

Geoff Paynter Publishing is passionate about protecting composer’s rights and to Geoff Paynter, the integrity of the song is everything.

African Cream Music is an independent record label based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Established in 2001 with the aim of sharing the best of African music with the world, the company showcases the most talented musicians, artists and producers on the African continent.

Rhythm Safari is an international music label, publishing and production company based in Sydney, Australia. Their catalogue spans a wide spectrum, from Johnny Clegg to Carole King, Foreigner & West End Musicals.

For over eighty years after establishing its first copyright, peermusic can still proudly claim to be a major independent music publisher. Peermusic has consistently and relentlessly broken new ground by becoming home to some of the best and brightest talent in music.

EMI Music Publishing Ltd. is a multinational music publishing company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is owned by a consortium led by Sony/ATV Music Publishing and forms part of the largest music publishing corporation in the world.

Sony/ATV Music Publishing is the largest music publishing company in the world and is co-owned by Sony and The Estate of Michael Jackson. The company was originally founded as Associated Television in 1955 by Lew Grade.

Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) is the leading global music publisher with more than 57 offices in 47 countries. Headquartered in Los Angeles, UMPG has grown exponentially through both direct signings and catalogue acquisitions, which include the BMG Music Publishing, Zomba, Polygram, and Rondor catalogues. UMPG is also the global leader in the areas of Production music, Christian/Gospel, and Classical.