Christman, Ed
February 2012
Billboard;2/4/2012, Vol. 124 Issue 4, p24
Trade Publication
The article, part of a series on powerful music industry executives, discusses the career of Hartwig Masuch, chief executive officers (CEO) of music rights management company BMG Rights.


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