Warner Music Group 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 16, 2012
Warner Music Group Corp.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (212) 275-2000
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the Registrant under any of the following provisions:
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On March 16, 2012, Warner Music Group Corp. issued a press release announcing the commencement of (i) an exchange offer pursuant to which they are offering to exchange $150 million in aggregate principal amount of WMG Holdings Corp.s 13.75% Senior Notes due 2019 (the New Holdings Notes), which have been registered under the Securities Act, for equal principal amounts of WMG Holdings Corp.s outstanding 13.75% Senior Notes due 2019 (the Old Holdings Notes) and (ii) an exchange offer pursuant to which they are offering to exchange $765 million in aggregate principal amount of WMG Acquisition Corp.s 11.50% Senior Notes due 2018 (the New Acquisition Notes), which have been registered under the Securities Act, for equal principal amounts of WMG Acquisition Corp.s outstanding 11.50% Senior Notes due 2018 (the Old Acquisition Notes).
WMG Holdings Corp. and WMG Acquisition Corp. will accept for exchange any and all Old Holdings Notes and Old Acquisition Notes, respectively, validly tendered and not validly withdrawn on or before 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on April 16, 2012, which is the expiration date of the exchange offers, unless the exchange offers are extended by WMG Holdings Corp. or WMG Acquisition Corp, as applicable.
A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: March 16, 2012