The great Sade has released a new original song entitled “The Big Unknown” as a part of academy award-winning British director Steve McQueen’s latest film Widows.
According to Sony Music UK, Sade wrote “The Big Unknown” specifically for Widows’ final scene. Label executives said Steve McQueen worked with Sade, encouraging her to "dig deep" to come up with a fitting song about loss and survival.
Sade's new song ‘The Big Unknown’ speaks to the film’s spirit, but critics say it still has that classic Sade sound. Record execs hope the song stands out as another bold and brilliant work from the legendary songstre
Sony has finished up its acquisition of EMI Music Publishing. The news was discovered in a filing with the SEC Wednesday. The merger is expected to give Sony nearly $1.3 billion in revenue.
News of the deal comes about three weeks after the EU Commission gave the deal regulatory approval.
However, back in 2012, Sony and other investors acquired EMI Music Publishing for $2.2 billion dollars. To finish the outright ownership deal that was valued at $4.75 billion dollars, Sony paid about $2.3 billion to buy out the other investor groups.
To get the deal done, Sony paid $287.5 million to the Jackson estate for its nearly 10 percent share. Sony also agreed to assume $1.359 billion in debt. According to the SEC filing,