• Janne Hyöty and Ann Slangar at D-Pop Camp

    06.10.2016

    Hide Nakamura, John Aagaard and Hiroko

    Hide Nakamura, John Aagaard and Hiroko

    Janne Hyöty and Ann Slangar has this week attended the D-Pop Camp in Denmark, which was arranged by TG Publishing together with our co-partner Soundgraphics. TG Publishing celebrated their 31 years in the music business! Congratulations! 

  • Nisse Nybäck and Otto Palmborg at Song Castle 2016

    15.09.2016

    Sugar House writers Nisse Nybäck and Otto Palmborg has this week particpiated in Song Castle, a Sonwriting Camp focusing on the U.S Market, arranged by Music Finland in Järvenpää, outside of Helsinki.

  • Sugar House Publishing writers honored with the 2016 Music Export Award

    12.09.2016

    We are very happy to announce that Sugar House Publishing songwriters Janne Hyöty and Teemu Lillrank has been honored with the 2016 Music Publisher Associations Music Export Price of the year! 

    The Finnish Music Publishers Association has awarded the songwriters Janne Hyöty, Teemu Lillrank and Tobias Granbacka with the 2016 Export award for their success with the Japanese boy band KAT-TUN's single "Unlock". The single hit the number 1 spot on the Japanese sales chart when released.

    The Unlock single is written by Tobias Granbacka, Manabu Marutani and Command Freaks. The b-side to the single, "Ame ni Saku Ai, Yoru ni Naku Ai" is written by Sugar House Publishing writers Janne Hyöty and Teemu Lillrank, together with Japanese writer Iwasubo Koudai.

  • New number one in Japan

    09.09.2016

    We have a new number one in Japan! Sexy Zone's new DVD "Welcome to Sexy Zone Tour" went straight to number one on the Japanese DVD chart on the release day. The DVD includes our song "Sexy Summer ã�«é�ªã��é��ã��", written by our writers Janne Hyöty and Martin Granö, together with Yoshiko Miura.

  • New single release in Korea

    07.09.2016

    We have a new single release in Korea with the girl group Sunny Hill! Our song “Role Model”, written by Janne Hyöty, is one of the b-sides on their new maxi single “Way”.

  • Number one and five on the Japanese DVD Chart!

    07.09.2016

    Arashi’s DVD “Live Tour 2015 Japonism” is number one on the Japanese DVD chart and our song “Wild at Heart”, written by Janne Hyöty, is included.

    At number five, on the same chart, is KAT-TUN "10th anniversary best 10Ks, on which we have the previous singles “Birth” and “Fumetsu no scrum” included, both written by Janne Hyöty.

  • Hey! Say! JUMP! album gone Platinum after one week!

    03.08.2016

    We are happy to announce that the new album by Hey! Say! JUMP!, called "DEAR" has gone Platinum with 257.000 copies sold after the first week! The album includes our song "Dream Master", written by our writers Victor Sågfors and Janne Hyöty, together with Vandrythem.

  • New single release: KAJ - Taco Hej (me. GU$TA)

    04.08.2016

    KAJ has released their new single today, "TACO HEJ! (me. GU$TA)"! The song is written by KAJ and produced by Janne Hyöty!

     

  • New album release: Hey! Say! JUMP!

    27.07.2016

    The famous Japanese boy band Hey! Say! JUMP! is releasing their new album "DEAR" today, and we have the song "Dream Master" included. The song is written by our writers Victor Sågfors and Janne Hyöty, together with Vandrythem. Producer of the song is also Victor Sågfors. Congratulations to all involved! 

  • New album release: MINMI - Life is Beautiful

    27.07.2016

    Today Minmi is releasing her new album Life is Beautiful, where we have the song Circus included. The song is written by Johan "Nisse" Nybäck, Timo Oiva, NICE73, MINMI and Demian. The track is produced by our producer Nybaeck. Congrats to everyone involved.

  • New single release: Oh My! by Yuki Hsu!

    29.06.2016

    The Taiwanese artist Yuki Hsu releases her new single "Oh My!" today. The song is written by Vicenzo, Iggy, Sweetch, Chen Yan Fu and our writer Anna Timgren! Congratulations to everyone involved!

  • Liis Lemsalu's new single number one in Estonia!

    27.06.2016

    Liis Lemsalu's new single "Sinu Ees" is number one on Raadio Elmar TOP 10 in Estonia this week! The song is written by Ewert Sundja, Magnus Wallin, Gustaf Svenungsson, Liis Lemsalu and our writer Mikaela Pada!

  • New single release: Smiley Days by Sayaka Shionoya

    22.06.2016

    Today is the release of Sayaka Shionoya's new single "Smiley Days"! The song is written in Ruka, Lappland this year by our writer Victor Sågfors together with Mayu Wakisaka and the artist herself! The single is produced by Erik Lidbom and the guitars played by Victor.

    This was made possible with great support from Teppei Satou from King Records and management Chiharu Wada from LDH as well as Mayu's publisher Yasuhiro Suzuki / Sony Music Japan and of course our sub-publisher Hide Nakamura / Soundgraphics! Thank you everyone involved and Music Finland for the opportunity! This is networking at its best! 
    Congratulations to all involved!

  • Single release with Liis Lemsalu

    01.06.2016

    New single "Sinu Ees" with Liis Lemsalu out today in Estonia! The song is written by Ewert Sundja, Magnus Wallin, Gustaf Svenungsson and our writer Mikaela Pada! Produced by Johannes Lehmus, co-produced by Tanel Maandi. 


  • Sugar House writers at Song Hotel Helsinki!

    29.05.2016

    Our writers Sami Anttila, Christian Jansson and Daniel S Diago are in Helsinki this week to participate in Song Hotel Helsinki 2016! We are looking forward to hear some new great songs!

  • Markus Lytts releases new single

    07.05.2016

    Markus Lytts has released a new single, "The Bottomline". The song is written by Janne Hyöty and Markus, and entered number one on the Radio Vega chart!


  • The new KAT-TUN album number one in Japan!

    02.04.2016

    KAT-TUN "10th anniversary best 10Ks" is no 1 on the Japanese album sales chart. We got 2 previous single cuts on it, "Birth" and "Fumetsu no scrum" both co-written by Janne Hyöty!

  • New signing - Otto Palmborg

    01.04.2016

    Otto Palmborg

    Otto Palmborg

    We are happy to announce a new signing - Otto Palmborg! Otto is a talented topliner and lyricist, and an amazing singer! He has worked a lot with Sugar House as a demo singer, and has now signed with Sugar House as a house writer.

  • Janne Hyöty at Black Rock Camp

    04.04.2016

    Our writer Janne Hyöty is in Santorini, Greece, this week to participate in the Black Rock Camp.

  • Mikaela Pada at Tallinn Music Week Camp

    29.03.2016

    Sugar House writer Mikaela Pada is in Tallinn to take part in the Tallinn Music Week Camp! The camp is the first professional songwriting camp in the Baltics, and it is organized by the city festival Tallinn Music Week (TMW), Music Estonia and Estonian song contest Eesti Laul. 

  • New KAT-TUN single number one in Japan!

    09.03.2016

    KAT-TUN´s new single Unlock is number one on the Japanese weekly sales chart, with 194000 units sold in one week. The B-side, 雨に咲く哀、夜に泣く藍 (Ame ni Saku Ai, Yoru ni Naku Ai), is written by our writers Janne Hyöty and Teemu Lillrank together with Iwatsubo Koudai. The song is co-produced by Janne Hyöty!

  • New single from Paul Oxley´s Unit

    04.03.2016

    Paul Oxley´s Unit has released their new single, "The Prisoner", written and produced by Paul Oxley and Janne Hyöty.


  • Ian Erix releases short film "Graffiti On My Heart"

    02.03.2016

    A fantastic 4 part short film Graffiti on my heart by IAN ERIX released now! The song for the first part, HORSE OF A DIFFERENT COLOR is written by Ian Erix and our writers Tommi Mustajärvi, Anna Timgren and Teemu Lillrank! 

    The track is produced by BlackLake aka Tommi Mustajärvi! Guitars played by Janne Hyöty, Joel Isaksson and Tommi Mustajärvi!

    Big CONGRATS to everyone involved in this great project that also brings the message of staying true to oneself and to be who you are!

  • Sugar House Publishing writers at A-Pop Castle 2016.

    01.02.2016

    Victor Sågfors, Teemu Lillrank and Nisse Nybäck.

    Victor Sågfors, Teemu Lillrank and Nisse Nybäck.

    The Sugar House Publishing writers Nisse Nybäck, Teemu Lillrank, Victor Sågfors and CEO Ann Slangar will take part in the A-Pop Castle 2016. The camp is arranged by Music Finland and will take part in Ruka, Finland.

  • New signing - Jens Smedman

    02.02.2016

    Jens Smedman

    Jens Smedman

    We are happy to announce our newest signing - Jens Smedman. Jens is a very experienced songwriter and producer with a passion for electronic pop and dance music. He has several releases with nationals artists and he has participated as a songwriter in the Finnish Eurovision Song Contest several times.

  • Arashi's DVD "Blast in Miyagi" number one i Japan!

    06.01.2016

    ARASHI’s latest DVD, ”Blast in Miyagi”,  that includes our songs “Wild at Heart” and “Endless Game” is currently at the number one spot on the Japanese DVD/Bluray sales chart!

  • Happy New Year 2016!

    31.12.2015

    We want to thank all our partners and songwriters for the year 2015 and wish you all a Happy New Year 2016!

  • Victor Sågfors co-writes in Stockholm

    26.11.2015

    Victor Sågfors is visiting Stockholm for a couple of days for co-writing! We are looking forward to some new hits!

  • Mikaela Pada at Song Hotel Berlin

    03.11.2015

    Our writer Mikaela Pada is at the moment in Berlin, taking part in the Song Hotel writing camp.

  • New signing - Daniel S Diago

    01.11.2015

    Daniel S Diago

    Daniel S Diago

    We are happy to announce a new signing - Daniel S Diago!
    Daniel is a versatile songwriter, focusing on top-line and lyrics.
    He is also an artist and released his latest single, “Back To Life” in the autumn of 2015.
    The single reached Swedish National Radio’s top 10 list of unsigned artists.

  • Victor Sågfors at Black Rock Songwriting Camp

    26.10.2015

    Victor Sågfors is currently participating in the Black Rock Songwriting Camp in Santorini, Greece!  

  • The new DVD "KAT-TUN LIVE 2015 “quarter” in TOKYO DOME" is NUMBER 1 in Japan!

    15.10.2015

    Kat-Tun's live DVD "Kat-Tun Live 2015 "quarter" in TOKYO DOME", which includes the song "Birth" (Janne Hyöty/Daichi/Paul Oxley), went to the number one spot in the Japanese DVD chart right after being released! Congrats to everyone involved!

  • New single released by Markus Lytts!

    14.10.2015

    Markus Lytts has released a new single, Learning To Fly, written by Markus and Janne Hyöty!

  • New signing - Maria Stratton

    01.10.2015

    Maria Stratton

    Maria Stratton

    We proudly announce a new writer to our team - Maria Stratton!
    Maria is a topliner and lyricist with a flair for strong and deep lyrics, as
    well as catchy melodies. As an artist, Maria writes her own material and has
    released three albums.

  • Victor Sågfors at the DWB/Soundgraphics Autumn UK Camp

    01.10.2015

    Our songwriter/producer Victor Sågfors is currently in London, taking part in the DWB/Soundgraphics Autumn UK Camp. 

  • New signing at Sugar House Publishing - Henri "Henzo" Vuortenvirta

    20.09.2015

    Henri "Henzo" Vuortenvirta

    Henri "Henzo" Vuortenvirta

    We are happy to announce our newest signing at Sugar House Publishing - Henri “Henzo” Vuortenvirta! Henri is a versatile producer and songwriter, with roots in the electronic-rock hybrid genre. As well as being a talented songwriter, he’s also the lead vocalist and bassist in the great indie-prog band Lucy Goes To Sleep.

  • Janne Hyöty honored with the Music Publisher Association Music Export Price of the year!

    17.09.2015

    Janne Hyöty was honored with the Music Publisher Association Music Export Price of the year!

    Janne Hyöty was honored with the Music Publisher Association Music Export Price of the year!

    We are very happy to announce that Sugar House Publishing songwriter and producer Janne Hyöty, has been honored with the 2015 Music Publisher Associations Music Export Price of the year. 

    Over the last few years, Hyöty has achieved great success as a songwriter in Japan, not least thanks to his 25 number one releases on the Japanese charts. Hyöty, by now, one of the most successful songwriters in the Japanese market, did in April 2015 receive five Gold Awards, one Platinum Award, six Double Platinum awards and three Triple Platinum awards for his achievements. 

    The Arashi album ”Love”, including Hyöty’s song ”Endless Game”, has to this day sold in over 750.000 copies. Another Arashi album, Popcorn, including Hyöty’s songs “Your Eyes” and “Wild At Heart”, has now reached sales close to one Million copies.

    Hyöty has also been successful in the Korean market, with releases by bands like Ulala Session and SunnyHill. He has previously participated as a songwriter in the Finnish Eurovision Song Contest several times, finishing in second place three times.

    Hyöty received the award at The Finnish Music Publisher Association's Awards in Helsinki on September 17th 2015.

  • Sugar House Publishing nominated for the "Music Publisher of the Year" award 2015

    14.09.2015

    Sugar House Publishing is one of five nominees for the “Music Publisher of the Year 2015” award in Finland.

    Sugar House Publishing is one of five nominees for the “Music Publisher of the Year 2015” award in Finland.

    Sugar House Publishing is one of five nominees for the “Music Publisher of the Year 2015” award in Finland. The award will be presented at the Industry Awards in Tampere on October 27th. 

    Sugar House Publishing has had 25 songs reaching the number one spot on the Japanese charts, and has also had songs placed at the number one spot on the World Top Album Chart, as well as number two, three and four on the World Top Single Chart.

    In April 2015, the songwriters at Sugar House Publishing were awarded eight Gold awards (100.000 copies), two Platinum awards (250.000 copies), eight Double Platinum awards (500.000 copies) and four Triple Platinum awards (750.000 copies). 

    Shortly after, the gold awarded dvd “Kat-Tun Live Tour 2014 come here” was released, including the Sugar House Publishing singles “Birth”, written by Janne Hyöty, Paul Oxley, Daichi and Sean D, and “Fumetsu no Sukuramu”, written by Janne Hyöty, Caroline Gustavsson and Masanco. 

    In May 2015, the live DVD “Arashi Blast in Hawaii”, including the songs “Your Eyes” (Janne Hyöty, Mats Granfors, HS) and “Wild At “Heart”, got released and sold Double Platinum (500.000 copies). 

    In September 2015, the Japanese band Sexy Zone released their DVD “Sexy Zone Sexy Power Tour”, which includes “Sexy Summer”, written by Sugar House Publishing songwriters Martin Granö and Janne Hyöty, and Miura Yoshiko. The dvd went straight to the number one spot on the Japanese DVD chart upon release.

    At the moment, the releases of the works, including various Sugar House Publishing writers, has exceeded 10 millions releases in Japan.

    In October 2015, Kat-Tun will release their DVD “Kat-Tun Live 2015 ‘quarter’ in Tokyo Dome”, which includes Platinum awarded single “Birth”, written by Janne Hyöty, Paul Oxley, Daichi and Sean D.

    The Arashi single “Endless Game”, written by Janne Hyöty, Taylor Dyce and 100+, ended up on two of the band’s recent DVDs; “´13 National Stadium 2013” and “Arashi Live Tour 2013 Love”. The first of which won the award for the Best Music Video 2015 on the RIAJ - Japan Gold Disc Awards, while the second one placed itself in second place. 

    Both songs has by now sold Triple Platinum (750.000 copies) in Japan.

    Sugar House Publishing has also, among others, released Park Jungmin’s single “Save Us Tonight” (Janne Hyöty, Daichi, Jungmin Park, Miyakei) in Korea and Japan, Ulala Session’s single “Best Girl” (Janne Hyöty, Rickey Hanley, Ulala Session), Sunny Hills’ “King&Queen” (Janne Hyöty, Saana J, Denis Seo) and Ayaka Hirahara’s “I’m Coming Home” (Sonja, Biskop, Nani, Franzel Jeffrey, Christian Knollmüller, Ayaka Hirahara), as well as the international single release “Party On” by Ian Erix. 

    In the Finnish market there are releases such as “Jäähyväiset Suudelmilla” (Katja Tanskanen, Mikaela Pada) by Marianna Närhi and the J-pop inspired “Pa Tu Ta Na Kaku?” (Janne Hyöty, KAJ) performed by KAJ.

  • Sexy Zone DVD straight to #1 when released!

    10.09.2015

    Sexy Zone live DVD "Sexy Power Tour" which includes Janne Hyöty's and Martin Granö's song "Sexy Summer", went straight to the number one spot on the Japanese DVD chart when released! Congrats to our writers!

    Sexy Zone / Johnny's Entertainment

  • New co-write!

    16.08.2015

    Izumi Takagi, Nisse Nybäck and Janne Hyöty.

    Izumi Takagi, Nisse Nybäck and Janne Hyöty.

    The talented songwriter/producer Izumi Takagi will join the Sugar House writers for a week, to write some hits together! 

  • Ian Erix visits Sugar House Publishing!

    15.07.2015

    The Ultra Music / Sony artist Ian Erix (US) visited Sugar House Publishing for co-writing with our writers for his upcoming album. A great weekend that resulted in some great songs! 

  • Co-writing in Stockholm!

    28.06.2015

    Victor Sågfors is going to Stockholm, to co-write with Magnus Funemyr (Magnuficient Music), Yoko Hiramatsu (Nichion) and Malin Johansson (Songs of Sweden). Looking forward to hear some new hits!

  • New release by Ayaka Hirahara!

    21.05.2015

    Ayaka Hirahara releases her new album with the song ”I’m Coming Home”, written by the Sugar House Publishing ladies Sonja Biskop and Naní, aka Ann Slangar, together with Jeff Franzel and Christian Knollmueller. Big congrats to all the writers, and a special thanks to Christian for the production and mixing of the song, as well as everyone involved at EMI Records Jp, Soundgraphics and Nichion!

  • Marianna Närhi releases new single!

    13.05.2015

    New single by Marianna Närhi, ”Jäähyväiset Suudelmilla”, written by the Sugar House Publishing ladies Katja Tanskanen and Mikaela Pada, produced by Jari Holm. Record Company Tatsia Musiikki.

  • New song by Hipster Slayer!

    09.05.2015

    New song from Hipster Slayer, "Animals Like Us". Written by Hipster Slayer and mixed by Sugar House Publishing house writer, Victor Sågfors, who is the guitarist and one of the songwriters in the band.

  • Sugar House Publishing writers at Song Castle 2015!

    04.05.2015

    Erik Sjöholm and Ann Slangar will take part in the Song Castle 2015, arranged by Music Finland in Järvenpää, outside Helsinki.

  • "KAT-TUN Live tour 2014 come here" is #1 in Japan!

    01.05.2015

    We are number one in the DVD sales chart in Japan with KAT-TUN Live tour 2014 "come here”, which includes the songs ”Birth” (Janne Hyöty/Daichi/Paul Oxley) and ”Fumetsu No Scrum” (Janne Hyöty/Caroline Gustavsson). This is our 23rd number one release in Japan!

    KAT-TUN Live Tour 2014 come here

  • New song by Teacher's Pet!

    28.04.2015

    Teacher's Pet, with our songwriter Anna Timgren as a singer, is releasing a new song called "Heym".

     

  • New signings at Sugar House Publishing!

    22.04.2015

    We are proud to announce two great new signings! 

    Sami Anttila is a songwriter and producer from Tampere with over 20 years of experience in songwriting. He writes both for the domestic and the international market and has had some major releases in Finland in the last few years. 

    Katja Tanskanen is a lyricist with over 60 releases in Finland. She writes lyrics in both in English and Finnish, and aimed for the international, as well as the Finnish market. 

  • The Sugar House Songwriting Camp starts today!

    22.04.2015

    The Sugar House Publishing house writers.

    The Sugar House Publishing house writers.

    All Sugar House writers will gather for the Sugar House Camp! Three fantastic days of writing hits followed by the Sugar House Awards Party. We have reason to celebrate for so many good reasons, the first being the fantastic Songwriting Camp with all our writers, the second being our two new house writer signings at Sugar House Publishing. A warm welcome to Sami Anttila and Katja Tanskanen!

  • Arashi DVD "Arashi Blast in Hawaii" sold Double Platinum!

    15.04.2015

    The Arashi live dvd "Arashi Blast in Hawaii" has been certified Double Platinum!

    The songs "Your Eyes" (Janne Hyöty & Mats Granfors) and Wild at heart (Janne Hyöty) are included. Congratulations to our writers!

    Arashi Blast In Hawaii

     

  • Janne Hyöty and Tommi Mustajärvi visits London for co-writing!

    28.03.2015

    Janne Hyöty, Tim Hawes, Tommi Mustajärvi and Obi Mhondera.

    Janne Hyöty, Tim Hawes, Tommi Mustajärvi and Obi Mhondera.

    Our writers Janne Hyöty and Tommi Mustajärvi are visiting the UK for a few days, for co-writing together with the talented writers on DWB and Zebra1. Looking forward to hear some new hits!

  • Co-write in Italy!

    03.03.2015

    Mats Granfors is currently in Sardinia, Italy, doing co-writes!

  • Victor Sågfors takes part in the Magnifucent Music Camp!

    23.02.2015

    Victor Sågfors

    Victor Sågfors

    Our writer Victor Sågfors will participate in the Magnifucent Music Camp in Stockholm to co-write some hits for the Asian market!

  • Our writer Erik Sjöholm is visiting London!

    20.02.2015

    Erik Sjöholm

    Erik Sjöholm

    Our talented songwriter/producer/artist Erik Sjöholm, is in London for co-writes with Tom Butler and Ria, aka Stefania D Cardenas. He is also doing some performances during his visit.

  • New release by Hannu Hautaniemi!

    15.02.2015

    Hannu Hautaniemi is releasing a new two-song single! "Valheiden Tango" is written by Esko Koivumies and Katja Tanskanen and "Näin Kasvot Enkelin" is written by Mikaela Pada, Katja Tanskanen and Hannu Hautaniemi. Both songs are produced by Janne Hyöty, "Näin Kasvot Enkelin" published by Sugar House Publishing. Congratulations to everyone involved!

  • Sexy Zone DVD reached the #1 spot in Japan!

    29.01.2015

    Sexy Zone’s new DVD reached the number one spot in the DVD chart in Japan! It includes our Christmas song "Sexy summer”, written by Martin Granö and Janne Hyöty. This is the 5th time this song is number one in Japan.

    Sexy Zone

  • Upcoming release in Korea

    29.01.2015

    Upcoming release in Korea, on Sunny Hill's upcoming album. Our song "King & Queen", written by Janne Hyöty and Saana J, is included.

  • Co-write in Germany!

    16.01.2015

    Erik Sjöholm is currently in Germany, doing co- writes with Wrecia Ford and Ria!

  • New signing at Sugar House Publishing - Christian Jansson

    05.01.2015

    Christian Jansson

    Christian Jansson

    We proudly announce that Christian Jansson is our newest signing at Sugar House Publishing! Christian is a great songwriter and producer who likes to work in a variety of genres, ranging all the way from the heaviest of rock to the EDM of today. He writes for the international market, and has been quoted as having a passion for ”huge sounds, catchy melodies and big productions”. 

  • New signings at Sugar House Publishing

    02.01.2015

    Victor Sågfors

    Victor Sågfors

    Sugar House is proud to announce several great new signings during the year 2014. Martin Granö is back as a housewriter, Martin who a couple of years ago worked at Sugar House as a trainee during his studies for Art Producer and ending up with writing the song Sexy Summer released by the group Sexy Zone. The song peaked at No1 on the Japanese charts!

    Two lovely ladies join this year, Heidi Takaneva and Saana J. Heidi works more on the European market and lyricist Saana J has her first song coming out in South-Korea in spring 2015! 

    Victor Sågfors joined us this year! A great talent as producer, songwriter, guitarist, singer and topliner who in a very short time impressed us and others with his skills and total understanding for the business!

  • Best Girl released by Ulala Session

    19.11.2014

    South Korean boyband Ulala Session's new album is released today. Our Janne Hyöty and DWB Music writer Ricky Hanley wrote the lead track " Best Girl"! Song produced by Janne Hyöty.

  • Anna Timgren - House writer at Sugar House

    10.04.2014

    Anna Timgren

    Anna Timgren

    We proudly announce that Anna Timgren is a new signing to Sugar House Publishing! She is a real asset to our company being top-liner, lyricist, guitarist and pianist and also a very talented vocalist! She is like an intense force going from songwriting and recording to performing in different shows as soloist and with her own band Teacher's Pet! Always with a positive attitude!

  • Ian Erix visited Sugar House

    01.04.2014

    Ian Erix to the left with K-man

    Ian Erix to the left with K-man

    The Ultra Music / Sony artist Ian Erix (US) visited Sugar House Publishing for co-writes for his upcoming album. Everybody really enjoyed working with Ian since he is a very talented and nice guy and the songs turned out really well! We all hope he will be back for some more great songs!

  • Co-Write for the Musical Angels Calling

    01.04.2014

    The team behind the new musical, Angels Calling got together for new co-writes at the end of March. The producer and songwriter Kevin Charge flew in from London/UK, Lotte Aagaard from Denmark to put down some new tunes togehter with Sugar House writers Sonja Biskop and Ann Slangar.

  • New signing at Sugar House - Johan "Nisse" Nybäck!

    16.12.2013

    We are happy to announce our new signing Johan "Nisse" Nybäck! Nisse is a producer, songwriter, musician and music teacher. He has a special love for electro pop with an organic twist which makes him just perfect for the Sugar House team! He is also a very nice guy with a lot of passion for music and in a very short time he has already succeeded to impress our international partners!

  • Jerry Lindqvist & The Grace - NEW ALBUM out now HOMEGROWN SOUL

    11.10.2013

    Jerry Lindqvist & The Grace - Homegrown Soul

    Jerry Lindqvist & The Grace - Homegrown Soul

    Jerry Lindqvist & The Grace has a new album out called HOMEGROWN SOUL! The album is released on Good People Listen to Redords. Check it out on iTunes!

  • Stine Hole Ulla New album - Verden blir hvit

    24.11.2013

    Norway got talent 2012 winner, Stine Hole Ulla has released a new Christmas album "Verden blir hvit" including the song Øyeblikk co-written with Sugar House writer Tommi Mustajärvi.

  • ARASHI's album LOVE No 1 in the World!

    31.10.2013

    ARASHI's album LOVE sells 670.000 copies the first week and is No 1 on the sales chart in Japan and in the World! Our previous No 1 Single "Endless Game" is included ont the album that is also the best selling album in Japan this year! Congratulations to the writers!

  • ARASHI Arafes NATIONAL STADIUM 2012 and LIVE TOUR Popcorn DVD releases

    20.10.2013

    Arashi Arafes National Stadium 2012 DVD was released 26.12.2012 and has sold Triple Platinum. Arashi Live tour Popcorn DVD was released 24.4.2013 has sold Double Platinum, getting close to Triple. Our writers contributed with two songs for the album Popcorn. The album has sold a MILLION! Congratulations!

  • Sexy Zone DVD releases 2013

    03.10.2013

    Sexy Zone has released two DVD:s this year, Summary 2012 and Japan tour 2013. The album One Sexy Zone with one of our songs, Sexy Summer written by Martin Granö and Janne Hyöty, is reaching for the Gold status. The single Sexy Summer sold GOLD!

  • Sugar House A-Team Camp in Vaasa, Finland!

    28.06.2013

    Some wonderful, talented songwriters came together at the A-Team Camp in Vaasa at Sugar House Studios to write songs for the Asian market, with fantastic artistic direction from Mr. Hide Nakamura himself! The camp is honored to host songwriters like DaiChi (Jp), Kodai (Jp), Alexander Holmgren (Sweden/RoastingHouse), Fredrik Hult (Sweden/Firefly), Kevin Charge (UK/TG Denmark), Patrick Hamilton (Belgium/Bromo) together with our own songwriters Janne Hyöty, Mats Granfors, Tommi Mustajärvi, Teemu Lillrank, Erik Sjöholm and Peter Nordwall. The camp was organized together with our Japanese sub-publisher Hide Nakamura from Soundgraphics! Some really great songs came out of this camp!

  • Angels Calling Musical Co-Write 24 - 26.6.2013

    26.06.2013

    Sugar House writers Sonja Biskop and Náni are working on a musical called ANGELS CALLING together with Kevin Charge and Lotte Aagaard from TG Publishing. The team is getting together at Sugar House Studios but unfortunately Lotte is not here for this co-write! The team is now working on the script together with Isa Lindgren-Backman and getting close to finishing writing the most of the songs and having a wonderful time in the process!

  • It's been a GREAT YEAR!

    02.12.2012

    This has been an amazing year for Sugar House and we are very greatful for the achievements of our writers! All the hard work has paid off! Five No 1 singles and three No 1 albums, 8 times on the World Top 40 with best placements No 1 with Arashi album "Popcorn". 

    A lot of other things has happened this year too! The musical "Angels Calling" is coming together nicely. "Angels Calling" is a co-project between Sugar House and TG Publishing in Denmark. Our writer Jerry's band Jerry Lindqvist & The Grace is doing very well, touring in US and UK and of course back home. The band played in Vasa in September and it's sure a band worth listening to live if you get a chance! Writer Peter Nordwall's new solo album "Leaving Home" is out now! And our hip hop energy pack Erik Sjöberg has put together a new band and we are eager to hear what they will come up with!

  • Kat-Tun released the Live tour 2012 Chain Tokyo Dome DVD 21.11.2012

    22.11.2012

    Kat-Tun released the Live tour 2012 Chain Tokyo Dome DVD 21.11.2012. Sugar House writers contributed with two songs on the album Chain. The single Birth sold Platinum and Fumetsu no scrum sold Gold!

  • ARASHI released their new album POPCORN, NO 1 on World Top 40

    15.11.2012

    31.10.2012 the Japanese group ARASHI released their new album POPCORN. The album peaked as NO 1 on the World Top 40 chart selling over 700.000 ex the first week. Sugar House writers Janne Hyöty and Mats Granfors contributed with two songs on the album.

  • Sezy Zone album "One Sexy Zone" No 1 in Japan

    02.12.2012

    Sexy Zone album "One Sexy Zone" was released 14.11.2012 in Japan. It was No 1 in Japan and sold Gold. Sugar House writers Martin Granö and Janne Hyöty contributed with the song "Sexy Summer Ni Yukiga Furu" to the album.

  • Sexy Zone new single Sexy Summer Ni Yukiga Furu No 1 in Japan

    23.10.2012

    The young Japanese group Sexy Zone released their new single Sexy Summer Ni Yukiga Furu 3.10.2012. The song is written by Sugar House writers Martin Granö and Janne Hyöty and Japanese collaboration by Miura Yoshiko. The single sold Gold!

  • New No 1 Kat-Tun single - Fumetsu no Scrum

    25.9.2012

    Kat-Tun released their new single "Fumetsu no Scrum" 12.9.2012. The single sold Gold in Japan and peaked as No 21 on the World Top 40 chart. The single is written by Sugar House writer Janne Hyöty and RoastingHouse writer Caroline Gustavsson with Japanese collaboration by masanco.

  • Andy Jonas working on his next album with Janne Hyöty

    23.8.2012

    This week Andy Jonas, one of the singers from the famous Enigma, is working with Janne Hyöty on the songs for Andy's next album. It will be great!

  • Sugar House co-write camp 2.8 - 9.8.2012

    10.8.2012

    Two different co-write camps was arranged in beginning of August. We had the pleasure to welcome TG Publishing's writer and producer Kevin Charge to Karperö to work with Sugar House writers Sonja Biskop, Náni and Teemu Lillrank, on the ongoing musical project "Angles Calling". Tobias "Tobi" Fagerholm joined us to record some of the songs with his beautiful vocal sound!

    At the Sugar House studio Janne Hyöty, Tommi Mustajärvi, Teemu Lillrank and Erik Sjöholm worked with TG writer Joachim Hejslet Joergensen with great result! 

  • Sugar House writers doing well in Japan

    17.06.2012

    In seven months our writers had three No 1 singles on the J-Pop Chart! Congratulations to everyone involved!

  • Tommi Mustajärvi signed by Sugar House Publishing

    01.05.2012

    Tommi Mustajärvi

    Tommi Mustajärvi

    Sugar House proudly announce signing of Tommi Mustajärvi who is a young and talented producer and songwriter! Tommi is just finishing up his studies at Musikmakarna in Sweden and will after that be seen at the Sugar House studio! He has skills that will be heard out there!

  • Kat-Tun album Chain sold Gold

    20.3.2012

    The Japanese group Kat-Tun released their album "Chain" 22.2.2012. The album sold gold and peaked at number 4 on the World Top 40 chart. Sugar House writer Janne Hyöty contributed with the song "Birth" on this album. The song is written by Janne Hyöty, Daichi, Paul Oxley and Sean-D and it was released as a single 30.11.2011 selling Platinum. 

  • The single BIRTH with KAT-TUN No 1 in Japan!

    7.12.2011

    The single Birth has sold about 200.000 copies the first week and went streight up to no 1!! Congratulations to all the songwriters!

  • Today the Birth single by Janne Hyöty and Paul Oxley is released by Kat-Tun in Japan!

    30.11.2011

    Today the single Birth, written by Janne Hyöty, Paul Oxley, Daichi and Sean-D is released as a single by the very famous Japanese pop group Kat-Tun! 

    The song was the first co-operation between Janne Hyöty and Daichi, who with his Japanese song promoter visited Vaasa in beginning of 2009. 

  • D-Pop Songwriting Camp at PUK Studios in August 2011

    10.08.2011

    Náni and Erik Sjöholm attended the very famous D-Pop songwriting camp at PUK Studios in Denmark. The D-Pop Camp is arranged by TG Publishing and this years theme was K-Pop in co-operation with SM Entertainment from Korea.

  • Sugar House Songwriting Camp at Juthbacka 28.6 - 3.7.2011

    04.07.2011

    About 20 songwriters from different countries were gathered at Juthbacka Cultural Center to write the latest hits. We had a really great time and got some amazing songs.

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