MHA/UMG Priority Healthcare Advocacy Program

Universal Music Group is working with Music Health Alliance to provide UMG legacy artists and UMPG Songwriters with priority access to a dedicated and experienced healthcare advocate.

The MHA/UMG Priority Healthcare Advocacy Program’s purpose is to provide UMG legacy artists and UMPG Songwriters with personalized assistance for healthcare access and solutions.  A dedicated Music Health Alliance Advocate will provide personal healthcare navigation to PROTECT, DIRECT and CONNECT UMG’s legacy artists  & UMPG Songwriters with healthcare resources.  All services are available at no cost and all communication between the advocate and artist is 100% confidential and bound by HIPAA privacy guidelines. Your advocate will be back in touch within 24 hours upon receipt of the following information.  Advocates are available  Monday – Friday from 9A-5P CT, excluding holidays.

Requested UMG/UMPG Affiliation and Information:

  • If GROUP, please write GROUP name in the First Name Section.
  • Please choose the best description of your relationship with UMG from the following drop down options:
  • Your MHA/UMG Healthcare Advocate will be back in touch within 24 hours, hopefully sooner.
  • This will be used for verification purposes. If this is unknown, please give a brief history of your recording history with UMG.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Additional Program Information:

QUALIFICATIONS:  Only UMG legacy artists and UMPG Songwriters qualify for the MHA/UMG Priority Healthcare Advocacy Program at this time. Legacy UMG artists are those who released an album during their recording career through one or more of the company’s labels. 

CONTACT:  For more information or to reach the MHA/UMG Advocate Directly you may call or email the following, and we will be back in touch within 24 hours:

  • Direct Phone Line: 615-334-4040
  • Direct Email:

ABOUT MUSIC HEALTH ALLIANCE:    Based in Nashville, Music Health Alliance has provided free healthcare advocacy and support to more than 20,000 music industry members in 50 states across the U.S. and saved the music community more than $105,000,000 nationwide by providing advocacy and access to lifesaving transplants, medicine, mental health resources, end of life care and many other necessary services.


What does PROTECT, DIRECT AND CONNECT really mean:

  • PROTECT: Protection with the most affordable and appropriate health insurance* through private, state and Federal options including Medicare navigation.
  • DIRECT: Professional guidance through the healthcare system to remove barriers and meet personal needs as your advocate, educator and navigator.
  • CONNECT: Access and resource connection that ranges from financial assistance to medicine, doctors, clinics, hospitals and alternative healthcare options.

Healthcare advocate services can address issues relating to (but not limited to): obtaining new health insurance, addressing coverage for newly diagnosed illness, finding a doctor, navigating Medicare or senior health concerns, medication affordability, high medical bills, special needs family member, etc.

*NOTE:  this program does not provide health or welfare insurance coverage to eligible UMG artists & UMPG Songwriters, but rather guidance on how to secure such coverage.  Advocacy services are available in the US only.

If you are a music industry professional and you DO NOT qualify for this priority program, please call 615-200-6896 x 1 or email to schedule an appointment.