RAK Publishing Limited is an independent music publishing company based in St. John’s Wood in London and is part of the renowned RAK Recording Studios complex.
RAK Publishing was founded in 1969 by the legendary Record producer Mickie Most and his wife, Chris and now represents over a hundred writers including the Ivor Novello Winner Errol Brown and Gold Badge recipients Steve Harley and Suzi Quatro.
RAK publishes an extensive and varied catalogue which spans almost forty years and includes some classic hits such as “You Sexy Thing” recorded by Hot Chocolate, “Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me)” recorded by Steve Harley & The Cockney Rebel, “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll” recorded by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts and “Music” recorded by John Miles.
RAK also administers the UK rights for several major overseas catalogues. RAK is very much an enthusiastic and active company which prides itself on giving all its writers’ personal attention. RAK handpicks successful and experienced sub-publishers all over the world and prides itself on promoting and protecting copyrights in a constructive and positive way.