EMI Records (formerly EMI Records Ltd.) is a multinational record label owned by Universal Music Group. It was originally founded as a British flagship label by the music company of the same name in 1972, and launched in January 1973 as the successor to its Columbia and Parlophone record labels. The label was later launched worldwide. 
- 2013; 10 years ago (original)
- United Kingdom
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EMI Group Limited (originally an initialism for Electric and Musical Industries, also referred to as EMI Records Ltd. or simply EMI) was a British transnational conglomerate founded in March 1931 in London.
- 31 March 1931; 92 years ago
- 5,500 (2008)
- Founding CEO Lenard John Brown, Roger Faxon (Former CEO), Ruth Prior (Former CFO)
- Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom
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EMI Records is one of the most culturally significant labels in popular music. With an illustrious history and a diverse and ground-breaking roster of acts, the label has been at the forefront of every seminal musical movement.
EMI Records was the first UK pressing plant to press DMM, starting in early/mid 1984. Contract pressings : The plant also undertook contract pressings for other companies from the late 1960s until 1999. Clients included Liberty, United Artists Records and Island Records (until 1974).Catalog NumberArtistTitle ( Format)Label0C 054 o 05637Dave Edmunds & Love SculptureDave Edmunds & Love Sculpture - The ...One-Up, EMI0C 054-06 684Blaze Away (LP, Comp, RE)Encore (13), EMI0C 054-60 820Mr. Acker Bilk* With The Leon Young ...Mr. Acker Bilk* With The Leon Young ...Encore (13), EMI0C 062 94796Suzi Quatro (LP, Album)RAK, RAK
Jun 16, 2020 · LONDON, June 16th, 2020: Universal Music Group has mapped out a bold new future for one of the most renowned British record labels of all time with Virgin EMI being renamed EMI Records with immediate effect. The music powerhouse will be led by Rebecca Allen who is appointed to President, EMI Records after a stellar 20-year career with UMG. Allen will oversee the entire team and roster at the ...