1916 Publishing / NW1 is a publishing joint venture between 1916 Enterprises and Nettwerk Music Group. The venture was created to seek out and sign the hottest up and coming writers / producers and develop them with a management approach that offers the writers a strategic way to develop their careers.
R8D publishing was co-founded by 1916 co-founder Lex Borrero with the purpose of administering worldwide catalogs from some of the best songwriters/producers. In 2012 the company partnered with BMG Chrysalis to provide a wider range of services.
1916 Music and Universal Music Canada join forces in a strategic partnership that will utilize 1916’s A&R expertise and relationships along with UMC incredible label infrastructure to sign and develop Canadian talent for worldwide release and success.