Breaking: Universal Music Licensing eMusic; Action Starts November

Universal Music Group has now licensed a substantial portion of its catalog to eMusic, according to details shared with Digital Music News early this morning.

The track count is roughly 250,000, specific to the US, and availability starts in November.

The broader eMusic catalog now stands at roughly 10 million, and UMG’s content will be given the curatorial treatment by eMusic editors.  More details as they emerge.