Ensign Records Ltd.

Ensign Records Ltd.

Profile:
Record company behind the Ensign label. (copyright holder), operating from 1st April 1977. (Originally incorporated as "Carrance Ltd." on the 22 Oct 1976)
Please also consider - Ensign Records when credited without legal suffix.

Founded by Nigel Grainge and Chris Hill as an independent record company funded by "Phonogram" in 1976.
The company was acquired by Chrysalis Records Ltd. in 1984, which in turn, became a subsidiary of EMI Records Ltd.
As of 2016 the immediate parent remains Chrysalis Records Ltd.
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Contact Info:
Registered address:
Ensign Records Ltd.
Charles House, 5-11 Regent Street,
London, SW1Y 4LR

(obsolete)
90 High Holborn,
London, WC1V 6XX

(obsolete)
27 Wrights Lane,
London, W8 5SW

(obsolete)
EMI House, 43 Brook Green,
London, W6 7EF

(obsolete)
EMI House, 20 Manchester Square,
London, W1A 1ES

(obsolete)
1/3, Uxbridge Road, Hayes,
Middlesex, UB4 0TG

(obsolete)
95 Jermyn Street,
London, SW1Y 6JE

(obsolete)
1/4 Warwick St,
London, W1R 5WA

(obsolete)
44 Seymour Place,
London, W.1.
Sites:
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Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1C 006-3 23488 7 Nothing Compares 2 U  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Nothing Compares 2 U(7", Single) Ensign, Chrysalis 1C 006-3 23488 7 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 006-3 23547 7 The Emperor's New Clothes  album cover Sinéad O'Connor The Emperor's New Clothes(7", Single) Ensign, Ensign 1C 006-3 23547 7 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
1C 006-3 23582 7 Way Down Now  album cover World Party Way Down Now(7", Single, RE) Ensign, Chrysalis 1C 006-3 23582 7 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 006-3 23598 7 Three Babies  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Three Babies(7", Single) Ensign 1C 006-3 23598 7 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
1C 006-32 3690 7 The Whole Of The Moon  album cover The Waterboys The Whole Of The Moon(7", Single) Ensign, Ensign 1C 006-32 3690 7 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
1C 006-3 23733 7 My Special Child  album cover Sinéad O'Connor My Special Child(7", Single) Ensign 1C 006-3 23733 7 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
1C 006-32 3742 7 Yr Own World  album cover The Blue Aeroplanes Yr Own World(7") Ensign, Ensign 1C 006-32 3742 7 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
1C 016-3 23611 7 How Long Will I Love You  album cover The Waterboys How Long Will I Love You (Single) 1C 016-3 23611 7 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 060-3 23582 6 Way Down Now (Remix)  album cover World Party Way Down Now (Remix)(12", Maxi) Ensign, Chrysalis 1C 060-3 23582 6 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 060-32 3690 6 The Whole Of The Moon  album cover The Waterboys The Whole Of The Moon(12") Ensign 1C 060-32 3690 6 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
1C 064 - 3 21542 1 A Pagan Place  album cover The Waterboys A Pagan Place(LP, Album) Ensign 1C 064 - 3 21542 1 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
1C 064 - 3 21589 1 Fisherman's Blues  album cover The Waterboys Fisherman's Blues(LP, Album) Chrysalis, Ensign 1C 064 - 3 21589 1 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
1C 064-321759 1 I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got  album cover Sinéad O'Connor I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got(LP, Album) Ensign, Chrysalis 1C 064-321759 1 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
1C 064-3 21768 1 Room To Roam  album cover The WaterBoys Room To Roam(LP, Album) Ensign 1C 064-3 21768 1 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
1C 560-3 23488 2 Nothing Compares 2 U  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Nothing Compares 2 U(CD, Maxi) Ensign, Chrysalis, Ensign, Chrysalis 1C 560-3 23488 2 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
1C 560-3 23582 2 Way Down Now  album cover World Party Way Down Now(CD, Maxi) Ensign 1C 560-3 23582 2 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 560 -3 23598 2 Three Babies  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Three Babies(CD, Single) Ensign 1C 560 -3 23598 2 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 560-3 23611 2 How Long Will I Love You  album cover The Waterboys How Long Will I Love You(CD, Single) Ensign, Chrysalis 1C 560-3 23611 2 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C264-3217594 I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got  album cover Sinéad O'Connor I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got(Cass, Album) Ensign 1C264-3217594 Netherlands 1990 Sell This Version
3A 611 929 Fisherman's Blues  album cover The Waterboys Fisherman's Blues(12", Maxi) Ensign, Ensign 3A 611 929 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
4JM 23488 Nothing Compares 2 U  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Nothing Compares 2 U(Cass, Single, Dol) Ensign, Chrysalis 4JM 23488 US 1990 Sell This Version
4KM 23898 Success Has Made A Failure Of Our Home  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Success Has Made A Failure Of Our Home(Cass, Single, Dol) Ensign, Ensign, Chrysalis 4KM 23898 Canada 1992 Sell This Version
4KM-24802 Success Has Made A Failure Of Our Home  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Success Has Made A Failure Of Our Home(Cass, Single, Dol) Ensign, Chrysalis 4KM-24802 US 1992 Sell This Version
4V9 43256 I Want Your (Hands On Me)  album cover Sinéad O'Connor With MC Lyte Sinéad O'Connor With MC Lyte - I Want Your (Hands On Me)(12", Single) Chrysalis 4V9 43256 US 1988 Sell This Version
4V9 43309 Jump In The River  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Jump In The River 4V9 43309 US 1988 Sell This Version
4VT 43256 I Want Your (Hands On Me)  album cover Sinéad O'Connor with MC Lyte Sinéad O'Connor with MC Lyte - I Want Your (Hands On Me)(Cass, Maxi) Ensign 4VT 43256 US 1988 Sell This Version
5B 206353 A Pagan Place  album cover The Waterboys A Pagan Place(LP, Album) Ensign 5B 206353 Spain 1984 Sell This Version
12ENY 501 Dancing Tight  album cover Galaxy (4) Dancing Tight (Single) 12ENY 501 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12ENY 502 Car Jam / Cupid In Cars  album cover Bonk Car Jam / Cupid In Cars(12") Ensign 12ENY 502 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12ENY 503 Wait Until Tonight (My Love)  album cover Galaxy (4) Featuring Phil Fearon Galaxy (4) Featuring Phil Fearon - Wait Until Tonight (My Love)(12", Single) Ensign 12ENY 503 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12ENY 505 The Smile And The Kiss  album cover Bonk The Smile And The Kiss(12") Ensign 12ENY 505 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12ENY 506 December  album cover The Waterboys December(12", Single) Ensign 12ENY 506 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12ENY 508 The Big Music  album cover The Waterboys The Big Music (Single) 12ENY 508 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12ENY 510 What Do I Do?  album cover Phil Fearon & Galaxy What Do I Do?(12", Single) Ensign, Ensign 12ENY 510 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12 ENY 510 DJ What Do I Do? (Carnival Mix)  album cover Phil Fearon & Galaxy What Do I Do? (Carnival Mix)(12", Promo, W/Lbl) Ensign 12 ENY 510 DJ UK 1984 Sell This Version
12ENY 514 Everybody's Laughing  album cover Phil Fearon & Galaxy Everybody's Laughing(12") Ensign 12ENY 514 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12ENY 517 You Don't Need A Reason  album cover Phil Fearon And Galaxy* You Don't Need A Reason(12") Ensign, Ensign 12ENY 517 UK 1985 Sell This Version
12ENY 518 London Town '85 / (Somebody) Help Me Out  album cover Light Of The World / Beggar & Co* Light Of The World / Beggar & Co* - London Town '85 / (Somebody) Help Me Out(12", Single) Ensign 12ENY 518 UK 1985 Sell This Version
12 ENY 520 The Whole Of The Moon  album cover The Waterboys The Whole Of The Moon(12", Die) Ensign 12 ENY 520 UK 1985 Sell This Version
12 ENY 521 This Kind Of Love  album cover Phil Fearon & Galaxy Featuring Dee Galdes* Phil Fearon & Galaxy Featuring Dee Galdes* - This Kind Of Love(12") Ensign, Ensign 12 ENY 521 UK 1985 Sell This Version
12 ENY 659 Give It All Away.  album cover World Party Give It All Away.(12", Single) Ensign, Ensign 12 ENY 659 UK 1993 Sell This Version
12eny662 Thank You For Hearing Me  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Thank You For Hearing Me(12", Single) Ensign 12eny662 UK 1994 Sell This Version
12ENY DJ 513 Get In Touch With Me  album cover One Blood Get In Touch With Me(12", Promo) Ensign 12ENY DJ 513 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12XENY 521 This Kind Of Love  album cover Phil Fearon & Galaxy This Kind Of Love(12") Ensign 12XENY 521 UK 1985 Sell This Version
18SI-271 The London Club  album cover Various The London Club(LP, Comp) Island Records, ZTT, Polystar, Island Records 18SI-271 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
25SI-251 A Pagan Place  album cover The Waterboys A Pagan Place(LP, Album, Promo) Island Records, Polystar 25SI-251 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
4801 Charlton Heston  album cover Stump Charlton Heston(12") Chrysalis 4801 Greece 1988 Sell This Version
33327 - BS I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got  album cover Sinéad O'Connor I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got(LP, Album) Ensign, Chrysalis 33327 - BS Guatemala 1990 Sell This Version
33442 Am I Not Your Girl?  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Am I Not Your Girl?(LP) EMI 33442 Guatemala 1992 Sell This Version
35407 6 Universal Mother  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Universal Mother(CD, Album, Club) Ensign, Ensign, Bertelsmann Club, Bertelsmann Club 35407 6 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
43325 Fisherman's Blues  album cover The Waterboys Fisherman's Blues(7", Promo) Chrysalis 43325 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
52.121 Mandinka / Build  album cover Sinéad O'Connor / The Housemartins Sinéad O'Connor / The Housemartins - Mandinka / Build(12") CBS 52.121 Brazil 1987 Sell This Version
0067.504 Jazz Funk  album cover Incognito Jazz Funk(LP, Album) Ensign 0067.504 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
70-071 Fisherman's Blues  album cover The Waterboys Fisherman's Blues(LP, Album) Discos CBS, Discos CBS 70-071 Argentina 1988 Sell This Version
75235 Fisherman's Blues  album cover The Waterboys Fisherman's Blues(LP, Album) Ensign, Chrysalis 75235 Greece 1988 Sell This Version
75279 I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got  album cover Sinéad O'Connor I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got(LP, Album) Chrysalis 75279 Greece 1990 Sell This Version
081320-3 The Value Of Ignorance  album cover Sinéad O'Connor The Value Of Ignorance(VHS, SECAM) Polygram Music Video, Polygram Music Video 081320-3 France 1989 Sell This Version
90457-1 This Is The Sea  album cover The Waterboys This Is The Sea(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records 90457-1 US 1985 Sell This Version
90457-4 This Is The Sea  album cover The Waterboys This Is The Sea(Cass, Album, Dol) Island Records, Island Records 90457-4 US 1985 Sell This Version
97031 The Whole Of The Moon  album cover The Waterboys The Whole Of The Moon(7", Single) Island Records 97031 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
101567 Amigo  album cover Black Slate Amigo(7") Virgin, Virgin 101567 France 1980 Sell This Version
105 374 Dancing Tight  album cover Galaxy (4) Featuring Phil Fearon Galaxy (4) Featuring Phil Fearon - Dancing Tight(7", Single) Ensign 105 374 Portugal 1983 Sell This Version
105 595 Wait Until Tonight (My Love)  album cover Galaxy Featuring Phil Fearon* Wait Until Tonight (My Love)(7", Single) Island Records, Ensign, Island Records, Ensign 105 595 Europe 1983 Sell This Version
105 818 The Smile And The Kiss  album cover Bonk The Smile And The Kiss(7", Single) Island Records, Ensign, Island Records, Ensign 105 818 Europe 1983 Sell This Version
105 921 December  album cover The Waterboys December(7", Single) Ensign, Island Records 105 921 Germany 1983 Sell This Version
106 379 What Do I Do?  album cover Phil Fearon And Galaxy* What Do I Do?(7") Island Records, Island Records, Ensign, Ensign 106 379 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
106 624 Everybody's Laughing  album cover Phil Fearon & Galaxy Everybody's Laughing(7", Single) Island Records 106 624 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
106 805 Church Not Made With Hands  album cover The Waterboys Church Not Made With Hands(7", Single, Promo) Island Records, Island Records 106 805 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
107 742 Don't Bang The Drum  album cover The Waterboys Don't Bang The Drum(7", Single) Island Records, Island Records 107 742 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
108 081 Medicine Bow  album cover The Waterboys Medicine Bow(7", Single) Island Records, Island Records 108 081 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
108 877 Ship Of Fools  album cover World Party Ship Of Fools(7", Single) Chrysalis 108 877 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
109 214 Private Revolution  album cover World Party Private Revolution(7", Single) Chrysalis 109 214 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
109 329 Nothing Is Too Good For You  album cover Phil Fearon Nothing Is Too Good For You(7", Single) Chrysalis, Ensign 109 329 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
109 712 Mandinka  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Mandinka(7", Single) Chrysalis 109 712 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
109 958 I Want Your (Hands On Me)  album cover Sinéad O'Connor With MC Lyte Sinéad O'Connor With MC Lyte - I Want Your (Hands On Me)(7", Single) Chrysalis 109 958 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
111 929 Fisherman's Blues  album cover The Waterboys Fisherman's Blues (Single) 111 929 France 1988 Sell This Version
113 006 Nothing Compares 2 U  album cover Sinéad O'Connor Nothing Compares 2 U (Single) 113 006 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
113 031 Jacket Hangs  album cover The Blue Aeroplanes Jacket Hangs(7", Single) Ensign, Chrysalis 113 031 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
113 381 Way Down Now  album cover World Party Way Down Now(7", Single) Chrysalis, Ensign 113 381 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
113878 How Long Will I Love You  album cover The Waterboys How Long Will I Love You(7", Single) Ensign, Chrysalis 113878 France 1990 Sell This Version
120-096 Sinéad O'Connor The Lion And The Cobra(LP, Album) Chrysalis 120-096 Argentina 1987 Sell This Version
144 864 Perfect Man  album cover Mobster Perfect Man(7", Single) Ensign 144 864 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
144.871 Live A Life  album cover Black Slate Live A Life(7", Single) CNR 144.871 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
201885 Sirens In The City  album cover Black Slate Sirens In The City(LP, Album) Virgin 201885 France 1981 Sell This Version
205 632 The Waterboys  album cover The Waterboys The Waterboys (Album) 205 632 Europe 1983 Sell This Version
206 345 Phil Fearon & Galaxy  album cover Phil Fearon & Galaxy Phil Fearon & Galaxy(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records 206 345 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
206 353 A Pagan Place  album cover The Waterboys A Pagan Place(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records, Ensign 206 353 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
207 095 This Is The Sea  album cover The Waterboys This Is The Sea(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records 207 095 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
207 138 Reggae Greats - Strictly For Lovers  album cover Various Reggae Greats - Strictly For Lovers(LP, Comp) Island Records, Island Records 207 138 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
207 286 This Kind Of Love  album cover Phil Fearon & Galaxy This Kind Of Love(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records 207 286 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
207 901 Private Revolution  album cover World Party Private Revolution (Album) 207 901 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
208 563 The Lion And The Cobra  album cover Sinéad O'Connor The Lion And The Cobra (Album) 208 563 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
209 423 Fisherman's Blues  album cover The Waterboys Fisherman's Blues (Album) 209 423 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
210 547 I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got  album cover Sinéad O'Connor I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got(LP, Album) Ensign 210 547 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
210 556 Goodbye Jumbo  album cover World Party Goodbye Jumbo(LP, Album) Ensign 210 556 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
256 353 A Pagan Place  album cover The Waterboys A Pagan Place(CD, Album) Island Records, Ensign 256 353 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
258563 The Lion And The Cobra  album cover Sinéad O'Connor The Lion And The Cobra(CD, Album) Chrysalis, Ensign 258563 UK 1987 Sell This Version
259 359 For A Lifetime  album cover Tony Stone For A Lifetime(CD, Album) Chrysalis, Ensign 259 359 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
259 423 Fisherman's Blues  album cover The Waterboys Fisherman's Blues(CD, Album) Chrysalis, Ensign 259 423 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
260 547 I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got  album cover Sinéad O'Connor I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got (Album) 260 547 Europe 1990 Sell This Version