Prospect Park Signs Deal with Universal Music Group


( — Prospect Park continues to forge ahead with plans for their new Online Network in preparation of its January launch by signing a new deal with Universal Music Group. As part of deal, music from ’s record and publishing companies will be featured in upcoming episodes of “” and “” when the soaps transition to the new online venue early next year.

The agreement will also provide fans with an opportunity to purchase songs used in both shows, as well as access to exclusive online content. According to Prospect Park executives and , “As we continue to develop programming for our online network, we are taking every facet of production into consideration to create a premium product for our viewers. Previously these programs have not focused on, or had limited contemporary music and artist involvement, and through UMG we can deliver fans from around the world access to some of the world’s most popular music and artists all leading to better production, storylines and program experience.”

In recent years Kwatinetz and UMG have collaborated with “One Life to Live” in episodes featuring , , , and .

“This unique arrangement with ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to Live’ offers our artists and songwriters a special opportunity for exposure on two of the most iconic soap operas ever. The online network for the programs is an exciting new vehicle for consumers to connect with our artists and their work, and purchase music seamlessly as they hear it on each episode. We look forward to working with Prospect to bring the best music to our shows’ fans,” UMG President & COO, stated in a press release.

Prospect Park secured the the rights to “AMC” and “OLTL” from the Group back in July, as part of a multi-year, multi-platform licensing agreement. Both shows are expected to begin airing on The Online Network () in mid-January.

  • My2Cents

    Anyone have a website for this PP??
    Curious as January isn’t far, where we tune in for soaps on the internet.
    You would think they would be promoting by now??

  • I wonder how much they will charge ? Glenn Beck created his own internet show and it is $ 4.99 a month. I reckon All My Children is worth it but man,sitting in a computer chair is uncomfortable.Come on Jan. I am missimg my soap,shame on ABC ! Never again will I watch it , in fact were it not for AMC , I’d never watch it,not even my local news !

  • My2Cents2

    Does anyone really pay to watch Glenn Beck?? lol