EMI Music Publishing Ltd.

EMI Music Publishing Ltd.

Profile:
UK based music publishing (holding) company forming part of the "EMI Music Publishing Group" operating from the 7th Jan 1974. (Formerly incorporated as "Affiliated Music Publishers Ltd" on the 4th Dec 1957.) EMI Music Publishing Ltd. and affiliated / subsidiary companies administered the publishing rights of over 1.3 million songs.

The roots of the company were founded in 1957 as "Affiliated Music Publishers Ltd.", which was a newly formed UK based holding company, established for the purpose of worldwide exploitation and exchange of copyrights. Founded by the "Big 3", Robbins, Feist, Miller, the US based partnership of publishing firms, and the UK based Francis, Day & Hunter Group. Principal companies (not including local subsidiaries) held within this company included - Robbins Music Group, Robbins Music Corp. Ltd., Francis, Day & Hunter Group Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd., B. Feldman & Co. Ltd., Herman Darewski Music Publishing Co Ltd., Dix Ltd., British & Continental, Leo Feist Ltd.

In 1958 in the UK Electric & Musical Industries Ltd. (EMI) established its first in-house publishing (holding) company as Ardmore & Beechwood Ltd.. Further acquiring in 1969 the international "K.P.M. Music Publishing Group", which included - Keith Prowse Music Pub. Co. Ltd., Peter Maurice Music Co. Ltd., KPM Music Ltd., World Copyrights Ltd., Macmelodies Ltd.

In 1972 EMI Ltd. (EMI) (successor of Electric & Musical Industries Ltd.) acquired "Affiliated Music Publishers Ltd." and subsidiaries from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. (MGM) for $8.75M, following the acquisition EMI Ltd. would subsequently bring all its publishing operations under the control of this newly acquired (holding) company. On the 7th Dec 1974 Affiliated Music Publishers Ltd. is renamed EMI Music Publishing Ltd.

A majority holding is obtained in Music House (international) Limited in 1995, further acquiring Big Ben Music Ltd. and Peers Music Ltd. in 1996.

On the 19th Nov 1999 acquired a majority (51%) holding in Hit & Run Music (Publishing) Ltd. (which included immediate subsidiaries Charisma Music Publishing Co. Ltd., Hit & Run Music Publishing, Inc., Hidden Pun Music Inc., Charisma Music Publishing USA, Inc., Gang Forward Ltd.), subsequently acquiring the outstanding equity (except for 1 share retained by John Anthony Smith ) in 2004.

In November 2011, Citigroup, Inc. agreed to sell EMI Group Ltd. (formerly known as EMI Group Plc) and certain US and select international interests that formed part of its recorded music operations (EMI Music) to Vivendi S.A (owner of the various companies that form part of the Universal Music Group) and its worldwide music publishing business's to a consortium of investors which primarily consisted of Sony Corporation of America, Estate of Michael Jackson, Mubadala development and Blackstone's Group GSO Capital partners LP. The sale of EMI Music Publishing Ltd. was completed on the 29th of June 2012.

Since 2012 EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (group) has been administered by Sony/ATV, and forms part of the DH Publishing Group (Partnership)
On 22nd May 2018 Sony Corporation announced it was acquiring a controlling stake (90%) in the EMI Music Publishing Group, which it had already owned 30%, the £1.7bn deal makes Sony the largest music publisher in the world, due to it already owning the rights to over 2 million compositions via its other music related companies.

Company type: private limited company
Company status: active (as of 2018)
Incorporation date: 04/12/1957
Place of registration: England
Company number: 594758

Name variations as found on this profile:
- EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
- EMI Music Pub. Ltd.
- EMI Music Publ. Ltd.
- EMI Music Publishing Ltd
- EMI Publishing Ltd.
- EMI Music Publishing Limited

Related to:
EMI Music Publishing (UK) Ltd.
Sublabels
And Son Music Ltd., Ardmore & Beechwood Ltd., B. Feldman & Co. Ltd., Belwin Mills Music Ltd., Berry Music Co. Ltd., Big Ben Music Ltd., Biot Music Ltd., Black Ice Publishing, Black Ice Publishing Company, Brampton Music Ltd., Delabel Music Publishing (UK) Ltd., DGI Library Ltd., Dinsong Ltd., Dix Ltd., Donna Music Ltd., Ego Musical S.A., EMI Copyright Holdings Ltd., EMI Film & Theatre Music Ltd., EMI Film Music Ltd., EMI Harmonies Ltd., EMI Mills Music Ltd., EMI Multimood Music Ltd., EMI Paradise Music Limited, EMI Songs Ltd., EMI Tunes Ltd, EMI Tunes Plc., EMI United Partnership Ltd., France Melodie, Francis Day, Francis Day EMI, Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd., General Music UK Ltd., Gloucester Place Music Ltd., Hermusic Ltd., Hit & Run Music (Publishing) Ltd., Keith Prowse, Keith Prowse Ltd., Keith Prowse Music, Keith Prowse Music Co., Keith Prowse Music Co. Ltd., Keith Prowse Music Corp., Keith Prowse Music Ltd., Keith Prowse Music Pub., Keith Prowse Music Pub. Co. Ltd., Keith Prowse Music Publishing Co., Keith Prowse Music Publishing Ltd., KPM Music Ltd., Lawrence Wright Music Co. Ltd., Levels Songs Ltd., Manchester Music Ltd., Mills Music Ltd., Multimood Music Ltd., Music House (international) Limited, Music House (International) Ltd, Paradise Music Ltd. (2), Peers Music Ltd., Peter Maurice Music Co. Ltd., Publications Francis Day, Robbins, Robbins Music Corp. Ltd., Sam Fox Publishing Co. (Ldn), Ltd., Screen Gems-EMI Music Ltd., Screen Gems-EMI Music Publishing Ltd., The Ded Good Music Library Limited, Themes International Music Ltd.
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Contact Info:
Registered office address:
EMI Music Publishing Limited
30 Golden Square,
London,
W1F 9LD

(obsolete)
27 Wright's Lane,
London,
W8 5SW

Phone: +44 (0) 20 3059 3059
Fax: +44 (0) 20 3059 2059
Email: mediauk@emimusicpub.com

(obsolete)
127 Charing Cross Road,
London,
WC2H 0QY

(obsolete)
138-140 Charring Cross Rd,
London,
W.C.2
Sites:
[l265460]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
* Think Visual  album cover The Kinks Think Visual(Cass, Album) London Records * France 1986 Sell This Version
- Live - Stuttgart, DE 28.06.07  album cover Genesis Live - Stuttgart, DE 28.06.07(2xCD, Album) Genesis Encore Series 2007 - UK, Europe & US 2007 Sell This Version
/ Beatles And The Stones  album cover The House Of Love Beatles And The Stones(CD, Single, Ltd, Promo) Fontana / France 1990 Sell This Version
Jackmaster Acid Trax  album cover Various Jackmaster Acid Trax(LP, Comp) Westside Records (2), D.J. International Records UK 1988 Sell This Version
Musika ni Gary Granada  album cover Gary Granada Musika ni Gary Granada(LP, Album, 180) PolyEast Records, Inc. Philippines 2014 Sell This Version
- In dubio pro reo  album cover Kahlbutz, Axel Titzki Kahlbutz, Axel Titzki - In dubio pro reo(CD, Album) Syndicade Musikverlag - Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1999 Sell This Version
0C 062-06435 Divided We Stand  album cover King Harry Divided We Stand (Album) 0C 062-06435 UK 1977 Sell This Version
0-FIXX 8 Less Cities, More Moving People  album cover The Fixx Less Cities, More Moving People(12", Single) MCA Records 0-FIXX 8 Australia 1984 Sell This Version
1A 052Z-64626 Under Pressure  album cover Queen & David Bowie Queen & David Bowie - Under Pressure(12", Single) EMI 1A 052Z-64626 Europe 1981 Sell This Version
1A 006-07286 Breathing  album cover Kate Bush Breathing(7", Single) EMI 1A 006-07286 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-07321 Babooshka  album cover Kate Bush Babooshka(7", Single) EMI 1A 006-07321 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63744 Geno  album cover Dexy's Midnight Runners* Geno (Single) 1A 006-63744 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-83284 La Folie  album cover The Stranglers La Folie(7", Single) Liberty 1A 006-83284 Europe 1982 Sell This Version
1A 006-83333 Strange Little Girl  album cover The Stranglers Strange Little Girl(7", Single) Liberty 1A 006-83333 Europe 1982 Sell This Version
1A 006-83335 Sleepwalking  album cover Gerry Rafferty Sleepwalking(7", Single) Liberty 1A 006-83335 Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
1A 016-07399 Army Dreamers  album cover Kate Bush Army Dreamers(7", Single) EMI 1A 016-07399 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-20 0886 7 One Vision  album cover Queen One Vision (Single) 1A 006-20 0886 7 Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version
1A 006 20 1618 7 Skin Trade  album cover Duran Duran Skin Trade(7", Single) EMI, EMI 1A 006 20 1618 7 Netherlands 1987 Sell This Version
1A 062-07339 Never For Ever  album cover Kate Bush Never For Ever (Album) 1A 062-07339 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 062-60033 News Of The World  album cover Queen News Of The World(LP, Album, Gat) EMI 1A 062-60033 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
1A 062-63076 Goats Head Soup  album cover The Rolling Stones Goats Head Soup (Album) 1A 062-63076 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
1A 062-63774 Emotional Rescue  album cover The Rolling Stones Emotional Rescue (Album) 1A 062-63774 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1A 062-63 923 The Game  album cover Queen The Game(LP, Album, Foi) EMI, EMI 1A 062-63 923 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 062-64328 Roger Taylor's Fun In Space  album cover Roger Taylor Roger Taylor's Fun In Space(LP, Album) EMI 1A 062-64328 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
1A 064-54107 Grootste Hits  album cover Queen Grootste Hits(LP, Comp) EMI 1A 064-54107 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
1A 064-61820 Jazz  album cover Queen Jazz (Album) 1A 064-61820 Europe 1978 Sell This Version
1A 064-83219 La Folie  album cover The Stranglers La Folie(LP, Album) Liberty 1A 064-83219 Europe 1981 Sell This Version
1A 262-63774 Emotional Rescue  album cover The Rolling Stones Emotional Rescue(Cass, Album) Rolling Stones Records 1A 262-63774 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-20 0953 7 B Another Day Comes (Another Day Goes)  album cover Kiki Dee Another Day Comes (Another Day Goes)(7", Single) Columbia 1A 006-20 0953 7 B Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
1A 154-62792/3 Live Killers  album cover Queen Live Killers (Album) 1A 154-62792/3 Europe 1979 Sell This Version
1A 038 1575101 Searching For The Young Soul Rebels  album cover Dexys Midnight Runners Searching For The Young Soul Rebels(LP, Album, RE) Late Night Feelings, Late Night Feelings, Fame, Fame 1A 038 1575101 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
1A 064-2601061 Rewind (1971-1984)  album cover The Rolling Stones Rewind (1971-1984) (Comp) 1A 064-2601061 Netherlands 1984 Sell This Version
1C 3 LP 152-7941471 The Best Of 1980-1990  album cover Various The Best Of 1980-1990(3xLP, Comp) EMI, EMI 1C 3 LP 152-7941471 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 006-06 975 Bully For You / Our People  album cover TRB* Bully For You / Our People(7", Single) EMI, EMI Electrola 1C 006-06 975 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1C 006-07 286 Breathing  album cover Kate Bush Breathing(7", Single) EMI, EMI 1C 006-07 286 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-07 321 Babooshka  album cover Kate Bush Babooshka(7", Single) EMI, EMI Electrola 1C 006-07 321 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1 C 006-64 626 Under Pressure  album cover Queen & David Bowie Queen & David Bowie - Under Pressure (Single) 1 C 006-64 626 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
1C 006-83 333 Strange Little Girl  album cover The Stranglers Strange Little Girl (Single) 1C 006-83 333 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
1C 006 14 7516 7 Liar  album cover The Cross (3) Liar(7", Single) Electrola, Electrola 1C 006 14 7516 7 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 006 20 0886 7 One Vision  album cover Queen One Vision(7", Single) EMI 1C 006 20 0886 7 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
1C 006-20 0953 7 Another Day Comes (Another Day Goes)  album cover Kiki Dee Another Day Comes (Another Day Goes)(7", Single) Columbia 1C 006-20 0953 7 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
1C 006-20 1618 7 Skin Trade  album cover Duran Duran Skin Trade(7", Single) EMI, EMI 1C 006-20 1618 7 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
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 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 064-06 859 Lionheart  album cover Kate Bush Lionheart (Album) 1C 064-06 859 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1C 064-07319 Searching For The Young Soul Rebels  album cover Dexys Midnight Runners Searching For The Young Soul Rebels (Album) 1C 064-07319 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 064-07 339 Never For Ever  album cover Kate Bush Never For Ever (Album) 1C 064-07 339 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 064-60 033 News Of The World  album cover Queen News Of The World (Album) 1C 064-60 033 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
1C 064-61 016 Some Girls  album cover The Rolling Stones Some Girls(LP, Album) Rolling Stones Records, EMI Electrola 1C 064-61 016 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1C 064-63 187 Black And Blue  album cover The Rolling Stones Black And Blue(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Rolling Stones Records 1C 064-63 187 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1C 064-63 774 Emotional Rescue  album cover The Rolling Stones Emotional Rescue (Album) 1C 064-63 774 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 064-63 923 The Game  album cover Queen The Game (Album) 1C 064-63 923 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 064-64 589 The Dreaming  album cover Kate Bush The Dreaming (Album) 1C 064-64 589 Europe 1982 Sell This Version
1C 064-78 071 Greatest Hits  album cover Queen Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) EMI, EMI Electrola 1C 064-78 071 Europe 1981 Sell This Version
1C 060 14 7516 6 Liar  album cover The Cross (3) Liar (Maxi) 1C 060 14 7516 6 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 060-1 47538 6 Touch The Rainbow  album cover Axxis (2) Touch The Rainbow(12", Maxi) Harvest 1C 060-1 47538 6 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 062-24 0384 1 Hounds Of Love  album cover Kate Bush Hounds Of Love (Album) 1C 062-24 0384 1 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
1C 062-26 1201 1 The Whole Story  album cover Kate Bush The Whole Story (Comp) 1C 062-26 1201 1 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
1C 064 24 0137 1 Strange Frontier  album cover Roger Taylor Strange Frontier(LP, Album) EMI, EMI, EMI 1C 064 24 0137 1 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
1C 560 - 1 47594 2 Nightmare  album cover MSG* Nightmare(CD, Maxi) Electrola 1C 560 - 1 47594 2 Germany 1991 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 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 564-7 95140 2 II  album cover Axxis (2) II (Album) 1C 564-7 95140 2 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 064 1652191 Hard  album cover Gang Of 4* Hard(LP, Album) EMI, EMI 1C 064 1652191 Germany 1983 Sell This Version
1C 064 2400141 The Works  album cover Queen The Works (Album) 1C 064 2400141 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
1C 064 2601061 Rewind (1971-1984)  album cover The Rolling Stones Rewind (1971-1984) (Comp) 1C 064 2601061 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
1C 064-7 92752 1 DMM Save Yourself  album cover McAuley Schenker Group Save Yourself(LP, Album) EMI, EMI Electrola 1C 064-7 92752 1 DMM Germany 1989 Sell This Version
1C 064 7 96125 1 DMM Garden Of Eden  album cover Chroming Rose Garden Of Eden(LP, Album) Harvest 1C 064 7 96125 1 DMM Germany 1991 Sell This Version
1C 080-7 95245 1 DMM II  album cover Axxis (2) II(LP, Album, Pic) Harvest, Electrola 1C 080-7 95245 1 DMM Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 264-7 95140 4 XDR II  album cover Axxis (2) II(Cass, Album) Harvest, Electrola, EMI Electrola GmbH 1C 264-7 95140 4 XDR Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 560-7243 8 62040 2 8 Stay Don't Leave Me  album cover Axxis (2) Stay Don't Leave Me(CD, Maxi) EMI Electrola 1C 560-7243 8 62040 2 8 Netherlands 1993 Sell This Version
1 C K 052-83 255 Z Golden Brown  album cover The Stranglers Golden Brown(12", TP) EMI Electrola 1 C K 052-83 255 Z Germany 1982 Sell This Version
1C K 060-20 0911 6 One Vision (Extended Vision)  album cover Queen One Vision (Extended Vision)(12", Maxi) EMI, EMI 1C K 060-20 0911 6 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
1C K 060-20 1762 6 Meet El Presidente  album cover Duran Duran Meet El Presidente(12", Single) EMI, EMI, EMI 1C K 060-20 1762 6 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
2C 006-98428 Somebody To Love  album cover Queen Somebody To Love(7", Single) EMI 2C 006-98428 France 1976 Sell This Version
2C 008-06.975 Bully For You  album cover Tom Robinson Band Bully For You(7", Single) EMI, EMI 2C 008-06.975 France 1979 Sell This Version
2C 008-07321 Babooshka  album cover Kate Bush Babooshka (Single) 2C 008-07321 France 1980 Sell This Version
2C 008 07399 Army Dreamers  album cover Kate Bush Army Dreamers(7", Single) EMI 2C 008 07399 France 1981 Sell This Version
2C 008-07.470 Plan B  album cover Dexys Midnight Runners Plan B(7", Single) Parlophone 2C 008-07.470 France 1981 Sell This Version
2C 008-61846 Bicycle Race / Fat Bottomed Girls  album cover Queen Bicycle Race / Fat Bottomed Girls (Single) 2C 008-61846 France 1978 Sell This Version
2C 008-64957 Suspended In Gaffa  album cover Kate Bush Suspended In Gaffa(7", Single) EMI 2C 008-64957 France 1982 Sell This Version
2C 008-82492 Reminiscing  album cover Little River Band Reminiscing(7", Single) EMI, EMI 2C 008-82492 France 1978 Sell This Version
2C 008-83255 Golden Brown  album cover The Stranglers Golden Brown(7", Single) Liberty 2C 008-83255 France 1982 Sell This Version
2C 008-83333 Strange Little Girl  album cover The Stranglers Strange Little Girl(7", Single) Liberty 2C 008-83333 France 1982 Sell This Version
2C 068 60033 News Of The World  album cover Queen News Of The World (Album) 2C 068 60033 France 1977 Sell This Version
2C068-98485 A Day At The Races  album cover Queen A Day At The Races(LP, Album, Gat) EMI, EMI 2C068-98485 France 1977 Sell This Version
2 C 070 - 07339 Never For Ever  album cover Kate Bush Never For Ever(LP, Album, Gat) EMI 2 C 070 - 07339 France 1980 Sell This Version
2C 070 61820 Jazz  album cover Queen Jazz(LP, Album, Gat) EMI 2C 070 61820 France 1978 Sell This Version
2C 070 63187 Black And Blue  album cover The Rolling Stones Black And Blue(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Rolling Stones Records 2C 070 63187 France 1979 Sell This Version
2C 070-64589 The Dreaming  album cover Kate Bush The Dreaming(LP, Album) EMI 2C 070-64589 France 1982 Sell This Version
2C 070 - 78.041 Greatest Hits  album cover Queen Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) EMI 2C 070 - 78.041 France 1981 Sell This Version
2 C 266-61016 Some Girls  album cover The Rolling Stones Some Girls(Cass, Album) EMI, EMI, Rolling Stones Records, Rolling Stones Records 2 C 266-61016 France 1978 Sell This Version
2 C 266-98 485 A Day At The Races  album cover Queen A Day At The Races (Album) 2 C 266-98 485 France 1976 Sell This Version
2MC 452-0777 7 800374 8 Legends Of Rock 'N' Roll  album cover Various Legends Of Rock 'N' Roll(2xCass, Comp) EMI Germany, EMI Germany 2MC 452-0777 7 800374 8 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
2PAZZ007 The Sun Records Collection  album cover Various The Sun Records Collection(Box + 2xCD, Comp) Pazzazz 2PAZZ007 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
2PAZZ065 The Psychedelic Colours Of 60's London  album cover Various The Psychedelic Colours Of 60's London(2xCD, Comp) Pazzazz 2PAZZ065 UK 2006 Sell This Version
2S008.06712 The Man With The Child In His Eyes  album cover Kate Bush The Man With The Child In His Eyes(7") Sonopresse 2S008.06712 France 1978 Sell This Version
2S 068 06859 Lionheart  album cover Kate Bush Lionheart(LP, Album, Gat) Sonopresse 2S 068 06859 France 1978 Sell This Version
3C 000 - 79039 Copacabana (At The Copa) / Respectable  album cover Barry Manilow / The Rolling Stones Barry Manilow / The Rolling Stones - Copacabana (At The Copa) / Respectable(7", Jukebox) Arista, Rolling Stones Records 3C 000 - 79039 Italy 1978 Sell This Version