The deal that is worldwide every one of Johns’ configurations on their next solamente record album FutureNever, which brought the ARIA Chart in 2022, together with his Silverchair hits including “Straight Lines,” “The Greatest View,” “Ana’s Song,” “Freak,” “Tomorrow” and “many others reverting into the deal in 2025,” based on a joint statement (the stone trio’s directory of tracks happened to be combined in one place, at Sony Audio Australian Continent, in early 2021).
Affirmed Tuesday, Oct. 31, the agreement that is new on the recording deal Johns struck with BMG in 2017, ahead of the release of FutureNever, which became ARIA’s best-selling new Australian album of 2022.
Now, the music that is independent symbolizes the Newcastle-based musician for both posting and documents. Economic conditions weren’t disclosed.
“There is nothing without a heartbeat that I value more than my songwriting catalog,” Johns claims. “Bringing my life’s work as a composer to BMG signifies the level of faith I have in this company and their people.”
it absolutely was BMG that, in 2021, spearheaded the hit Spotify podcast who’s Daniel Johns? And also in 2022, the songs business created last, Present and FutureNever, the immersive, award-winning convention in Melbourne’s Rialto that is iconic building. Next year will see the release of the* that is( featurette movie Can you imagine the long run Never occurred?, starring Rasmus King (6 celebrations, Bosch and Rockit) as a new Johns.
FutureNever struck number 1 on Australia’s information in April 2022, subsequently, along with its plastic launch, gone back to the best, an entire 22 days later on – a record-setting space between remains during the data penthouse by a solo artist that is australian. The LP won for best pop that is independent or EP during the 2023 AIR honors.
Johns is among the most ARIA-awarded musician at this moment, with 21 pointy trophies, and his awesome collection contains six APRA Audio Awards, three of which have been for songwriter of the season — a haul that is record-equaling. Across his recording career, Johns has sold 10 million albums and enjoyed six ARIA No. 1 albums, including all five Silverchair studio releases.
Formed in 1992 by Newcastle schoolmates Johns (vocals, guitar), Ben Gillies (drums) and Chris Joannou (bass), Silverchair enjoyed success that is global begining with the tip-off making use of their grunge-influenced 1995 introduction record Frogstomp and also the powerhouse unmarried “Tomorrow.” Frogstomp went along to # 9 regarding the Billboard 200, and its particular followup, 1997’s Freak Show, peaked at No. 12.
last year, however during the top of the forces, Silverchair’s people revealed they’d get their particular individual techniques.
Johns’ can also be behind FutureNeverFund, a organization that is charitable help raise money to create better futures for people and animals in need. The not-for-profit has now raised and disbursed more than A$100,000 from personal and donations that are public
“Daniel is a true multi-talent and musical icon,” claims Jodie Feld, BMG elderly director that is creative & brand new Zealand. “It’s an honor for the whole BMG team to expand our relationship with Daniel and to have the opportunity to work across not just a record, but a podcast, film, exhibition and now his iconic publishing catalog.”