Dick James Music Ltd.

Dick James Music Ltd.

Profile:
Music publishing / management and record production group (holding company) established 19th Jul 1961 by Dick James. (Now known as Universal/Dick James Music Ltd)
Please use Dick James Music if printed without suffix

Name variants:
- Dick James Music Ltd.
- Dick James Music Ltd
- Dick James Music Limited

Including publishing, the company was also the principal parent and controlling party of "The Dick James Organisation" which consisted of numerous wholly / jointly owned subsidiary's related to the music industry operating in the UK and overseas.

The company also owned and operated its own record labels (companies), distributors, recording studios and provided management and administration to independent publishing companies.

In 1986 the company was acquired by PolyGram, Polygram was subsequently acquired on the 10th Dec 1998 by "The Seagram Company Ltd" who already owned the Universal Music Group.
On the 30th July 1999 "Dick James Music Ltd" was renamed "Universal/Dick James Music Ltd".

As of 2018, the parent was Universal Music Leisure Limited a subsidiary of Vivendi SA's Bolloré Group.

Other subsidiaries included -
Dick James Music Pty. Ltd (Australia), Dick James Music France S.A.R.L, (France), Dick James Music SA (Switzerland), Crystal Music Publishing Company Ltd, Medallion Music Publishing Co. Ltd., Pall Mall Music Ltd, Amused Productions Ltd., Theobalds Music Inc, Jamil Music Ltd. Dejamus Productions Ltd.
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Contact Info:
(obsolete)
Registered address:
Dick James Music Limited
8 St James`s Square
London, SW1Y 4JU

(obsolete)
30 Berkeley Square,
London, W1X 6AH

(obsolete)
15 St George street,
London, W1A 2LB

(obsolete)
High Holborn house,
52-54, High Holborn,
London, WC1
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Label

Releases

Status Catalog Number  Image Artist Title ( Format) Label Catalog Number  Country Year Actions
1A 062-60013 Johnny Guitar Watson - A Real Mother Johnny Guitar Watson A Real Mother(LP, Album) DJM Records (2) 1A 062-60013 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
1A 062-64036 Elton John - Alle Hits Elton John Alle Hits(LP, Comp) DJM Records (2) 1A 062-64036 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 062-92110 Elton John - Elton John Elton John Elton John(LP, Album, RE, Gat) DJM Records (2) 1A 062-92110 Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
1A 138-05307 The Beatles - 1962-1966 The Beatles 1962-1966(2xLP, Comp, RE) Apple Records, Apple Records 1A 138-05307 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
1C 3 LP 152-7941471 Various - The Best Of 1980-1990 Various The Best Of 1980-1990(3xLP, Comp) EMI, EMI 1C 3 LP 152-7941471 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
1C 064-97 197 Bay City Rollers - Wouldn't You Like It? Bay City Rollers Wouldn't You Like It?(LP, Album, Gat) Arista 1C 064-97 197 Germany 1975 Sell This Version
1C 172-05 307/08 The Beatles - 1962-1966 The Beatles 1962-1966(2xLP, Comp) Apple Records 1C 172-05 307/08 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
1 C K 060 20 1131 6 The Church - Tantalized (Extended Version) The Church Tantalized (Extended Version)(12", Maxi) EMI 1 C K 060 20 1131 6 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
1 J 006-94.680 Elton John - Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting Elton John Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting(7", Single) DJM Records (2) 1 J 006-94.680 Spain 1973 Sell This Version
2C 008-07655 Sheena Easton - Machinery Sheena Easton Machinery(7") EMI 2C 008-07655 France 1982 Sell This Version
2J 062-96826 David Cassidy - David Cassidy's Greatest Hits David Cassidy David Cassidy's Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) Bell Records 2J 062-96826 Greece 1975 Sell This Version
2MC 452-0777 7 800374 8 Various - Legends Of Rock 'N' Roll Various Legends Of Rock 'N' Roll(2xCass, Comp) EMI Germany, EMI Germany 2MC 452-0777 7 800374 8 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
2MCE 16692 Various - Knebworth Various Knebworth(2xCass, Album, CrO) Polydor, Polydor 2MCE 16692 Mexico 1990 Sell This Version
3C 262 04219 The Beatles - Please Please Me The Beatles Please Please Me(Cass, Album, RE) Parlophone, Parlophone 3C 262 04219 Italy Unknown Sell This Version
4 C 006 - 99 591 Patsy Gallant - From New York To L.A. Patsy Gallant From New York To L.A.(7", Single) EMI, EMI 4 C 006 - 99 591 Belgium 1976 Sell This Version
4C 156-05307/08 The Beatles - 1962-1966 The Beatles 1962-1966 (Comp) 4C 156-05307/08 Belgium Unknown Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2051 Various - Space Invasion Various Space Invasion(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2051 UK 1980 Sell This Version
4KM-50398 Wilson Phillips - Give It Up Wilson Phillips Give It Up (Single) 4KM-50398 US 1992 Sell This Version
5C 038-06474 Gerry And The Pacemakers* - The Best Of Gerry And The Pacemakers Gerry And The Pacemakers* The Best Of Gerry And The Pacemakers(LP, Comp) EMI 5C 038-06474 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 184-05 307/08 The Beatles - 1962-1966 The Beatles 1962-1966 (Comp) 5C 184-05 307/08 Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
5N-1063-DJ Soul On Delivery - Hustle (Dance Of The Day) Soul On Delivery Hustle (Dance Of The Day)(7", Mono, Promo) London Records 5N-1063-DJ US 1975 Sell This Version
6 The Beatles - 10 Grandes Hits The Beatles 10 Grandes Hits(Box, Single, Comp + 5x7", Single) Iempsa 6 Peru 1982 Sell This Version
06SP368 Elton John - Daniel / Rocket Man (I Think It's Going To Be A Long Long Time) Elton John Daniel / Rocket Man (I Think It's Going To Be A Long Long Time)(7", Single, RE) DJM Records (2) 06SP368 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
6Y0003 Ian Lloyd - Love Stealer Ian Lloyd Love Stealer(7", Single) Scotti Bros. Records 6Y0003 Japan 1979 Sell This Version
7C 038-04207 The Beatles - Beatles' Greatest The Beatles Beatles' Greatest(LP, Comp) Parlophone 7C 038-04207 Sweden 1979 Sell This Version
7C 062-98462 Showaddywaddy - Greatest Hits Showaddywaddy Greatest Hits (Comp) 7C 062-98462 Scandinavia 1976 Sell This Version
7C 262-61754 Barry Manilow - Greatest Hits Barry Manilow Greatest Hits (Comp) 7C 262-61754 Sweden 1978 Sell This Version
7C 438 35749 Various - Hitlåtarna Från Radioprogrammet Tio I Topp Volume 2 1963-64 Various Hitlåtarna Från Radioprogrammet Tio I Topp Volume 2 1963-64(Cass, Comp) EMI 7C 438 35749 Sweden 1980 Sell This Version
7EG8919 Arthur Wilkinson And His Orchestra - Beatle Cracker Suite Arthur Wilkinson And His Orchestra Beatle Cracker Suite(7", Advance, Promo, TP, Ace) Dick James Music Ltd. 7EG8919 UK 1965 Sell This Version
7N 25422 The Grass Roots - Let's Live For Today The Grass Roots Let's Live For Today(7", Single, Promo) Pye International 7N 25422 UK 1967 Sell This Version
7N 46052 Des O'Connor - I Can't Help Myself (Here Comes The Feeling) Des O'Connor I Can't Help Myself (Here Comes The Feeling)(7", Single, Promo) Pye Records 7N 46052 UK 1978 Sell This Version
8E 152 05307/8 The Beatles - 1962-1966 The Beatles 1962-1966(2xLP, Comp, RE) Apple Records 8E 152 05307/8 Portugal 1982 Sell This Version
11C 244- 05 307 The Beatles - 1962-1966 (Vol. 1) The Beatles 1962-1966 (Vol. 1)(Cass, Comp, RE) Apple Records 11C 244- 05 307 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
11C 170 05307/8 The Beatles - 1962-1966 The Beatles 1962-1966(2xLP, Comp, RE) Apple Records, Apple Records 11C 170 05307/8 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
11C 176 05307/8 The Beatles - 1962-1966 The Beatles 1962-1966(2xLP, Comp, RE) Apple Records 11C 176 05307/8 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
12 AIR 3701 West End (3) - The Other Side Of Midnight West End (3) The Other Side Of Midnight(12", air) Air City Records, EMI 12 AIR 3701 UK 1985 Sell This Version
12 ALMY 55 Rainbow Nation - Love Is All Around Rainbow Nation Love Is All Around(12") Almighty Records 12 ALMY 55 UK 1994 Sell This Version
12CL 16133 Mystic Merlin - Just Can't Give You Up Mystic Merlin Just Can't Give You Up(12") Capitol Records 12CL 16133 UK 1980 Sell This Version
12EMI 5557 The Church - Tantalized (Extended Version) The Church Tantalized (Extended Version)(12", Single) EMI 12EMI 5557 UK 1986 Sell This Version
12 FAN 24 Sinitta - Hitchin' A Ride Sinitta Hitchin' A Ride(12", Single) Fanfare Records 12 FAN 24 UK 1990 Sell This Version
12 IS 176 Papa Levi - Bonnie & Clyde Papa Levi Bonnie & Clyde(12") Island Records, Island Records 12 IS 176 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12NHS 1 Lisa Carter - Doctor's Orders Lisa Carter Doctor's Orders(12", Single) Parlophone 12NHS 1 UK 1988 Sell This Version
12P 360 Sweet Sensation (2) - Sad Sweet Dreamer Sweet Sensation (2) Sad Sweet Dreamer(12") PRT 12P 360 UK 1986 Sell This Version
12R 6066 Silent Running - Emotional Warfare Silent Running Emotional Warfare(12", Single) Parlophone, Parlophone 12R 6066 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12R 6073 Silent Running - Young Hearts Silent Running Young Hearts(12") Parlophone 12R 6073 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12R 6084 Silent Running - Sticks And Stones Silent Running Sticks And Stones(12") Parlophone 12R 6084 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12R 6201 Marc Almond - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart Marc Almond Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart(12", Single) Parlophone, Some Bizzare 12R 6201 UK 1989 Sell This Version
12RS 6201 Marc Almond Featuring Special Guest Star Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart Marc Almond Featuring Special Guest Star Gene Pitney Marc Almond Featuring Special Guest Star Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart(12", S/Sided, Etch, Ltd) Parlophone, Some Bizzare 12RS 6201 UK 1989 Sell This Version
12TAKE 2 West End (3) - The Other Side Of Midnight West End (3) The Other Side Of Midnight(12") EMI 12TAKE 2 UK 1985 Sell This Version
14C 062-63465 Hot Chocolate - 20 Hottest Hits Hot Chocolate 20 Hottest Hits(LP, Comp) Columbia 14C 062-63465 Greece 1979 Sell This Version
19SI-256~7 Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Welcome To The Pleasuredome Frankie Goes To Hollywood Welcome To The Pleasuredome (Album) 19SI-256~7 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
23PD-103~4 Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road Elton John Goodbye Yellow Brick Road(2xCD, Album) DJM Records (2) 23PD-103~4 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
25AP 1393 Horslips - The Man Who Built America Horslips The Man Who Built America(LP, Album) DJM Records (2) 25AP 1393 Japan 1979 Sell This Version
25AP 1553(DJ) Elton John - Tumbleweed Connection Elton John Tumbleweed Connection(LP, Album, RE, Gat) DJM Records (2) 25AP 1553(DJ) Japan 1979 Sell This Version
25AP 1556 Elton John - Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player(LP, Album, RE) DJM Records (2) 25AP 1556 Japan 1979 Sell This Version
25VB-1052 Roger Daltrey - Under A Raging Moon Roger Daltrey Under A Raging Moon (Album) 25VB-1052 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
31C 166 05307/8 The Beatles - 1962-1966 The Beatles 1962-1966 (Comp) 31C 166 05307/8 Brazil 1986 Sell This Version
31 RB 192 Elton John - Greatest Hits Elton John Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp, RE, Dol) DJM Records (2) 31 RB 192 Italy Unknown Sell This Version
32PD-475 Elton John - Love Songs Elton John Love Songs(CD, Comp) DJM Records (2), DJM Records (2) 32PD-475 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
38YI-256 Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Welcome To The Pleasuredome Frankie Goes To Hollywood Welcome To The Pleasuredome(Cass, Album) ZTT, Island Records, Polystar 38YI-256 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
45-D-1429 The Grassroots* - Let's Live For Today / Where Were You When I Needed You The Grassroots* Let's Live For Today / Where Were You When I Needed You(7", Single) ABC/Dunhill Records, Goldies 45 45-D-1429 US Unknown Sell This Version
45-D-4084 The Grass Roots - Let's Live For Today The Grass Roots Let's Live For Today (Single) 45-D-4084 US 1967 Sell This Version
45-POP 1078 Ken Kirkham With The Michael Sammes Singers And Orchestra* - Am I Sure That I Love You Ken Kirkham With The Michael Sammes Singers And Orchestra* Ken Kirkham With The Michael Sammes Singers And Orchestra* - Am I Sure That I Love You(7") His Master's Voice 45-POP 1078 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-R 4841 Judd Proctor - Speakeasy / Clearway Judd Proctor Speakeasy / Clearway(7", Single, Mono) Parlophone 45-R 4841 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-R 4881 Christine Campbell - Wherever I Go / Near Your Heart Christine Campbell Wherever I Go / Near Your Heart(7") Parlophone 45-R 4881 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-R 4916 Michael Hill (7) - Popsy Michael Hill (7) Popsy(7", Single) Parlophone 45-R 4916 India 1962 Sell This Version
45-R 4920 Judd Proctor - Backfire Judd Proctor Backfire(7") Parlophone 45-R 4920 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-R 4935 Christine Campbell - He Is Here Christine Campbell He Is Here(7") Parlophone 45-R 4935 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-R 4983 The Beatles - Please Please Me The Beatles Please Please Me(7", Single, RE) Parlophone 45-R 4983 UK 1983 Sell This Version
45-SPD 283 The Beatles - Twist And Shout The Beatles Twist And Shout (Single) 45-SPD 283 South Africa 1963 Sell This Version
45-SPD 299 The Beatles - Roll Over Beethoven The Beatles Roll Over Beethoven(7", Single) Parlophone 45-SPD 299 South Africa 1964 Sell This Version
45 YP-8 Bill Haley And The Comets* - Pancho, Pancho (Hambone) / Land Of Thousand Dances Bill Haley And The Comets* Pancho, Pancho (Hambone) / Land Of Thousand Dances(7", Single) Yankı Plak 45 YP-8 Turkey Unknown Sell This Version
139 Elton John - Border Song Elton John Border Song(7", Single) Supreme Records 139 Belgium 1970 Sell This Version
140 Mr. Bloe - Groovin' With Mr. Bloe Mr. Bloe Groovin' With Mr. Bloe(7", Single) Supreme Records, Supreme Records 140 Belgium 1970 Sell This Version
162-VG 71403/4 Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Welcome To The Pleasuredome Frankie Goes To Hollywood Welcome To The Pleasuredome(2xLP, Album) ZTT, Virgin 162-VG 71403/4 Greece 1984 Sell This Version
309 Elton John - The Cage Elton John The Cage(7", Single, Mono) Supreme Records 309 Belgium 1971 Sell This Version
312 Elton John - Friends Elton John Friends(7", Single) Supreme Records 312 Belgium 1971 Sell This Version
619 Mary Wells - I Should Have Known Better / Please Please Me Mary Wells I Should Have Known Better / Please Please Me (Single) 619 US 1966 Sell This Version
1022-2 Tina Charles - The Very Best Of Tina Charles The Very Best Of(CD, Comp, RM) CMC Home Entertainment 1022-2 UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
1978-S Carpenters - Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day) Carpenters Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day)(7", Single, Styrene, Mon) A&M Records 1978-S US 1977 Sell This Version
2785 The Picadilly Line* - At The Third Stroke The Picadilly Line* At The Third Stroke (7", Single) CBS 2785 UK 1967 Sell This Version
2816 Scott McKenzie - San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Some Flowers In Your Hair) Scott McKenzie San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Some Flowers In Your Hair) (Single) 2816 UK 1967 Sell This Version
3067 The Executives (2) - The Ginza Strip The Executives (2) The Ginza Strip(7", Single, Promo) CBS 3067 UK 1967 Sell This Version
3125 The Love Affair - Everlasting Love The Love Affair Everlasting Love (Single) 3125 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
3177 Tony Orlando & Dawn - The Exciting Tony Orlando & Dawn The Exciting(CD, Comp) Fortune 3177 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland Unknown Sell This Version
3221 The Arbors - Valley Of The Dolls The Arbors Valley Of The Dolls(7", Promo) CBS 3221 UK 1967 Sell This Version
3299 Peter Janes - Do You Believe (Love Is Built On A Dream) Peter Janes Do You Believe (Love Is Built On A Dream)(7", Single, Promo) CBS 3299 UK 1968 Sell This Version
3349 At Last The 1958 Rock And Roll Show* - I Can't Drive / Working On The Railroad At Last The 1958 Rock And Roll Show* I Can't Drive / Working On The Railroad (Single) 3349 UK 1968 Sell This Version
3365 The Union Gap Featuring Gary Puckett* - Young Girl The Union Gap Featuring Gary Puckett* Young Girl(7", Single) CBS 3365 UK 1968 Sell This Version
3674 The Love Affair - A Day Without Love The Love Affair A Day Without Love (Single) 3674 UK 1968 Sell This Version
3714 Gary Puckett And The Union Gap* - Over You Gary Puckett And The Union Gap* Over You(7", Single, 4-P) CBS 3714 UK 1968 Sell This Version
4043 Unknown Artist - Million Sellers Of The Sixties Volume 1 Unknown Artist Million Sellers Of The Sixties Volume 1(LP) Boulevard 4043 UK 1971 Sell This Version
4064 Russ Sainty With The Johnny Arthey Sound* - Million Copy Sellers Made By The Beatles Russ Sainty With The Johnny Arthey Sound* Russ Sainty With The Johnny Arthey Sound* - Million Copy Sellers Made By The Beatles(LP, Album, RE) Boulevard 4064 UK 1971 Sell This Version
4174 Elton John - Pinball Wizard = Mago Del Pinball Elton John Pinball Wizard = Mago Del Pinball(7", Single) EMI 4174 Guatemala 1975 Sell This Version
4181 Royalty (5) - That Kind Of Girl Royalty (5) That Kind Of Girl(7", Single) CBS 4181 UK 1969 Sell This Version
4495 Earl Okin - Stop And You Will Become Aware Earl Okin Stop And You Will Become Aware (Single) 4495 UK 1969 Sell This Version
4779 Tina Charles - Dr. Love Tina Charles Dr. Love(7", Single) CBS, Suzy 4779 Yugoslavia 1977 Sell This Version
5066 Various - 40 Golden Oldies Vol. 4 Various 40 Golden Oldies Vol. 4(2xCD, Comp, Gol) Crystal (8) 5066 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
5070 Various - 40 Golden Oldies Vol. 8 Various 40 Golden Oldies Vol. 8(2xCD, Comp, Gol) Crystal (8) 5070 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
7878 Yuri Buenaventura - Tu Cancion (Danzon-Salsa) Yuri Buenaventura Tu Cancion (Danzon-Salsa)(12", Promo) Mercury 7878 France 2000 Sell This Version