All Around the World Productions

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All Around the World Productions Limited
All Around The World logo.png
Parent company Universal Music Group
Founded 1991
Founder
  • Matt Cadman
  • Cris Nutall
Distributor(s) Universal Music Distribution
Genre
Country of origin United Kingdom
Location Blackburn, United Kingdom
Official website aatw.com

All Around the World (also known as AATW) is a record label from Blackburn, United Kingdom. The label specialises in dance music. It is a subsidiary of Universal and has had success over the years with artists such as Dannii Minogue, Cascada, Scooter, Ultrabeat, N-Trance, N-Dubz, Tulisa, Dappy and more recently Yolanda Be Cool, Lost Frequencies, Armin van Buuren and many more. The label also runs four music TV channels; Clubland TV, Channel AKA, Chilled TV and Now Music.

History[edit]

AATW was founded by directors Matt Cadman and Cris Nutall in 1991.[citation needed]

The label also releases the long-standing Clubland compilation album series, as well as various others released in association with UMTV. Other compilation albums include Ultimate Club Anthems, Love2Club, 100% Chilled, Ultimate NRG, Dance Mania, Clubland Hardcore & X-Treme series.[citation needed]

In March 2008 AATW organised a series of Clubland arena events, followed by a second tour, Clubland Live 2, taking place in December 2008, a third in early 2010 and a fourth planned for 2011.[1] The label have recently signed UK singer Jamelia.

Television channels[edit]

On 28 January 2008, All Around The World launched their own TV Station, Clubland TV the channel features many of their signed artists and is devoted to dance music.[citation needed]

Due to the success of their TV channel Clubland TV, All Around The World then launched another new music channel titled WTF on 23 November 2010.[citation needed]. On 15 August 2011, WTF was rebranded as Massive R&B, then to Planet Pop on 27 March 2013, and as Chilled TV on 9 September 2015.[citation needed]

In May 2012, All Around the World Productions purchased Channel AKA,[2] before previous owners Mushroom TV entered liquidation.[3] AATW also runs Greatest Hits TV, which was rebranded as Summer Hits on 21 June 2013.[citation needed]

Signed artists[edit]

  1. Joint contract with 3 Beat Productions
  2. Joint contract with Ultra Records

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 Clubland Tour Packages Now Available : News". clubland.fm. 2011-04-14. Retrieved 2011-12-28. 
  2. ^ "Television Broadcast Licensing Update May 2012". Ofcom. Archived from the original on 19 July 2012. Retrieved 25 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Notice: 1618796 (Issue: 60193)". The London Gazette. 28 June 2012. 
  4. ^ "Jamelia plots comeback with new record deal". Theprophetblog.net. 2010-08-01. Retrieved 2011-12-28. 

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