David Coverdale Sells Whitesnake/Deep Purple Catalog

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David Coverdale sells his Whitesnake, Deep Purple, and solo song catalog

David Coverdale is the latest big-name rock star to sell the royalty rights to his musical back catalog, including his output with Whitesnake and Deep Purple.

Round Hill Music, who recently purchased Heart guitarist Nancy Wilson’s song rights, has acquired the music publishing, master rights and master rights royalties to Coverdale’s distinguished recording career.

The deal for an unspecified amount encompasses recordings from 70-year-old Coverdale’s career as a solo artist and as the frontman of Whitesnake, plus the master royalty participation from recordings during his tenure as Deep Purple singer from 1973 to 1976. –READ MORE