Jorge Luis Chacín has signed a global publishing deal with peermusic, Kathy Spanberger, president & chief operating ficer Anglo American Region and Julio Bagué, vice president Latin division, East Coast & Puerto Rico, have ficially announced.
"Jorge Luis is one the first writers who caught my attention when I began at peermusic, and after working on many projects together I’m excited to welcome him back," said Julio Bagué. "He's built a solid catalog and Yvonne and I are eager to help him continue to globalize his reach in this new phase his career."
The Venezuelan singer-songwriter recently released his latest album Contento y en Vivo, produced by Julio Bagué and Chacín, which includes multiple co-writes by Chacín as well as several tracks from the catalog. As part the deal, peermusic will publish all Chacín’s writer interests in the album.
Jorge Luis Chacín first rose to prominence as songwriter and music producer for the group Guaco. As a songwriter, Chacín’s music has been recorded by artists including Thalia, Prince Royce, Ricardo Montaner, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Ricardo Arjona, Victor Manuelle and Tito Nieves, among others. He’s co-written music for soap operas including the song “Bésame,” which charted in the US and won a BMI Award in 2003.
“My relationship with peermusic began many years ago and I’m glad to be back with a company that gives real value to their writer’s work,” said Jorge Luis Chacín.