Become a hobbyDB supporter and owner! Learn More
 |  Database  |  Marketplace  |  Help  |  Sell

EMI Records

Publisher

EMI (officially EMI Group Limited, originally an initialism for Electric and Musical Industries and often known as EMI Records and EMI Music) was a British multinational conglomerate founded in March 1931 and was based in London. At the time of its break-up in 2012, it was the fourth-largest business group and family of record labels in the recording industry and was one of the big four record companies (now the big three). Its EMI Records Ltd. group of record labels included EMI Records, Parlophone, Virgin Records, and Capitol Records. EMI also had a major publishing arm, EMI Music Publishing—also based in London with offices globally.

EMI (officially EMI Group Limited, originally an initialism for Electric and Musical Industries and often known as EMI Records and EMI Music) was a British multinational conglomerate founded in March 1931 and was based in London. At the time of its break-up in 2012, it was the fourth-largest business group and family of record labels in the recording industry and was one of the big four record companies (now the big three). Its EMI Records Ltd. group of record labels included EMI Records, Parlophone, Virgin Records, and Capitol Records. EMI also had a major publishing arm, EMI Music Publishing—also based in London with offices globally.

Less