BERLIN (CelebrityAccess) — Danish contemporary composer, singer-songwriter, pianist and producer Agnes Obel has signed has signed exclusively to Deutsche Grammophon, Universal Music Group’s prestigious Yellow Label.
“I am very happy to be working with Deutsche Grammophon and Blue Note, two legendary labels with a huge history,” says Obel. “I am really looking forward to this next exciting chapter.”
Dr. Clemens Trautmann, President Deutsche Grammophon says, “We are fascinated by Agnes’ compositional autonomy and the precision with which she creates and produces her vocal and instrumental soundscapes. With every song and instrumental piece, she opens up small universes, thus reaching a broad audience with sophisticated works. With Agnes, we share confidence in the long-term success of artistic excellence and credibility, as well as the intention to inspire many more fans around the world.”
Obel’s releases are milestones of music, both artistically and commercially. She is already a multi-platinum artist and in addition, her tracks having been streamed over 160 million times on Spotify alone. Her songs and cinematic instrumental pieces have featured in critically acclaimed television productions, online TV series and films such as “Big Little Lies,” “Greys Anatomy,” “The Royals,” “Pretty Little Liars,” “The Leftovers,” and “Tin Star.: