CBS Songs

CBS Songs

Profile:
Music publishing (sub) division of the CBS/Records Group.
The division was formed in Jan 1982 by ultimate parent CBS Inc. to consolidate its worldwide publishing operations (subsdiaries) under a unfied structure.

The locally operated companies that formed part of the division, included - April Music Inc., Blackwood Music Inc., April Music Ltd. (CBS Songs Ltd.), April Music Pty. Ltd., April Musikverlag GmbH (CBS Songs Musikverlag GmbH), April Music (Canada) Ltd., April Music Holland B.V., Edizioni April Music, Editions April-Music, April Music AB, APRIL MUSIC, S.r.l., Melograf S.R.L.,

In 1983 CBS, Inc aquires United Artists Corporation's music publishing operations - MGM/UA Entertainment Co., Inc, which included its various worldwide operating companies, which are subsequently integrated under the CBS Songs umbrella.

In 1987 the CBS Songs division (companies) including the rights (catalogues) to over 250,000 songs is aquired by SBK Entertainment World Inc., subsequently SBK Entertainment World Inc. would be aquired by Thorn Emi Plc in 1989.

Note:
Also exists as a label for some later April Orchestra series releases.

Name variations:
- CBS Songs
- C.B.S. Songs
- CBS-Songs
Sublabels
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
CBS Songs Division
51 West 52 Street
New York,
NY, 10019
[l271999]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1C 006 14 7101 7 Verena  album cover Anne Haigis Verena(7", Single) Musikant 1C 006 14 7101 7 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
7SR 5003 Gene Pitney  album cover Gene Pitney Gene Pitney(7", Album, Comp) Scoop 33 7SR 5003 UK 1983 Sell This Version
7SR 5018 Judas Priest  album cover Judas Priest Judas Priest(7", Album, Comp) Scoop 33 7SR 5018 UK 1983 Sell This Version
7SR 5026 The Isley Brothers  album cover The Isley Brothers The Isley Brothers(7", Album, Comp) Scoop 33 7SR 5026 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12 DOLLS 2 Looking For A Kiss  album cover New York Dolls Featuring Johnny Thunders New York Dolls Featuring Johnny Thunders - Looking For A Kiss(12", Ltd, Unofficial, whi) Antler Records (3) 12 DOLLS 2 Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
12IS 206 Slave To The Rhythm  album cover Grace Jones Slave To The Rhythm (Single) 12IS 206 UK 1985 Sell This Version
12 MUM 5 Independence Day  album cover The Painted Word Independence Day(12", Single) Mother Records 12 MUM 5 UK 1986 Sell This Version
12 P.P.T. 001, 12 PPT 001 What About Romance?  album cover Geoffrey Deane What About Romance?(12") Plastic Palm Tree Records 12 P.P.T. 001, 12 PPT 001 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12tek25 If I Say Stop  album cover Georgie Red If I Say Stop 12tek25 Europe 1989 Sell This Version
12 ZTAS 3 Two Tribes  album cover Frankie Goes To Hollywood Two Tribes(12", Ltd) Festival Records, ZTT 12 ZTAS 3 New Zealand 1984 Sell This Version
28·3P-530 Mirror Moves  album cover The Psychedelic Furs Mirror Moves (Album) 28·3P-530 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
547 3 Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques  album cover Various Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques(Cass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Polydor, Polydor, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products, Barclay, Barclay, Musidisc, Musidisc, Disc'Az, Disc'Az, Pathé, Pathé, BMG, BMG, Vogue, Vogue, RCA, RCA, Ariola, Ariola, Phonogram, Phonogram, Productions Perides, Productions Perides 547 3 France 1987 Sell This Version
1041 Wir Lassen Uns Das Singen Nicht Verbieten (Die Große Jack White Show)  album cover Various Wir Lassen Uns Das Singen Nicht Verbieten (Die Große Jack White Show)(2xLP, Album, Comp, Gat) Dino Music, Dino Music 1041 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
1702 MF Somebody's Watching Me  album cover Rockwell Somebody's Watching Me(7", Single) Motown 1702 MF Australia 1984 Sell This Version
1739MF Farewell My Summer Love  album cover Michael Jackson Farewell My Summer Love(7", Single) Motown, Motown 1739MF Australia 1984 Sell This Version
1836 TF The World Is Rated X  album cover Marvin Gaye The World Is Rated X(7", Single) Motown 1836 TF New Zealand 1986 Sell This Version
1858 MF Talk To Me  album cover Chico DeBarge Talk To Me(7", Single) Motown 1858 MF Australia & New Zealand 1986 Sell This Version
2049 After Dark  album cover Johnny Adams After Dark(LP, Album) Rounder Records 2049 US 1986 Sell This Version
4014-2 Feel My Soul  album cover Jennifer Holliday Feel My Soul(CD, Album, RE) Geffen Goldline, Geffen Goldline 4014-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
5496-1 Oak Ridge Boys Greatest Hits 2  album cover Oak Ridge Boys* Oak Ridge Boys Greatest Hits 2(LP, Album, Comp) MCA Records 5496-1 New Zealand 1984 Sell This Version
6160-1 Down And Out In Beverly Hills - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack  album cover Various Down And Out In Beverly Hills - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack(LP, Comp) MCA Records 6160-1 Australia 1986 Sell This Version
008 497 No Thunder, No Fire, No Rain  album cover Tim Finn No Thunder, No Fire, No Rain(7", Single) Virgin 008 497 UK 1986 Sell This Version
9 178 Dalida Memories  album cover Dalida Dalida Memories(12", Maxi) Orlando 9 178 France 1990 Sell This Version
12350 That's What I Like  album cover Jive Bunny And The Mastermixers That's What I Like(12", Maxi, P/Mixed) BCM Records 12350 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
13.741 ANPE  album cover François Peirano ANPE(7", Single) Artistes Et Producteurs Associés, Carrere 13.741 France 1985 Sell This Version
14109 Bisou ! Bisou ! Mon Chéri...  album cover Joanna (33) Bisou ! Bisou ! Mon Chéri...(7", Single) Voxman 14109 France 1986 Sell This Version
14 965 Dalida Memories  album cover Dalida Dalida Memories(7", Single) Orlando 14 965 France 1990 Sell This Version
15 042 Country Gold  album cover Various Country Gold(CD, Comp, RE) LaserLight Digital 15 042 Unknown Sell This Version
15 059 I'm A Truck - Truckdriver Songs  album cover Various I'm A Truck - Truckdriver Songs(CD, Comp) LaserLight Digital 15 059 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
0.20336 Take On Me (Extended Version)  album cover a-ha Take On Me (Extended Version)(12") Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 0.20336 Australia 1985 Sell This Version
0-20338 Life In A Northern Town  album cover The Dream Academy Life In A Northern Town(12", Single) Warner Bros. Records 0-20338 Australia 1985 Sell This Version
0-20410 The Sun Always Shines On T.V.  album cover a-ha The Sun Always Shines On T.V.(12") Warner Bros. Records, Reprise Records 0-20410 Australia 1985 Sell This Version
0.20479 Love Touch (Extended Version)  album cover Rod Stewart Love Touch (Extended Version)(12", Single) Warner Bros. Records 0.20479 Australia 1986 Sell This Version
25265-4 The Dream Academy  album cover The Dream Academy The Dream Academy(Cass, Album) Warner Bros. Records 25265-4 Australia 1985 Sell This Version
32082 A View To A Kill  album cover Duran Duran A View To A Kill(7", Single) Parlophone 32082 Barbados 1985 Sell This Version
32426-9 Tensongs  album cover Hubert KaH Tensongs(LP, Album, Club) Bertelsmann Club 32426-9 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
3391/1 to 5 Les Musiques Du Bien-Être  album cover Various Les Musiques Du Bien-Être(5xCD, Comp) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest 3391/1 to 5 France 2004 Sell This Version
42 328 5 Die Deutsche Schlagerparade  album cover Various Die Deutsche Schlagerparade(LP, Comp) SR International 42 328 5 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
44147 Sabrina  album cover Sabrina Sabrina(LP, Album) High Fashion Music 44147 Netherlands 1987 Sell This Version
51.273 Me Chama Que Eu Vou  album cover Magal* Me Chama Que Eu Vou(12", Promo) CBS 51.273 Brazil 1990 Sell This Version
60452-1 Picture Book  album cover Simply Red Picture Book (Album) 60452-1 Australia 1985 Sell This Version
60452-4 Picture Book  album cover Simply Red Picture Book(Cass, Album) Elektra 60452-4 Australia Unknown Sell This Version
65 021 Deutschland  album cover Herne 3 Deutschland(7", Single) Energie (2), Energie (2) 65 021 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
66.710 Dalida Mon Amour  album cover Dalida Dalida Mon Amour(2xLP, Comp) Orlando 66.710 France 1989 Sell This Version
76397 Le Sixième Jour  album cover Dalida Le Sixième Jour(Cass, Comp) Orlando 76397 France 1986 Sell This Version
76.710 Dalida Mon Amour  album cover Dalida Dalida Mon Amour(Cass, Comp) Orlando 76.710 France 1989 Sell This Version
80115-1 Where Angels Fear To Tread  album cover Mink DeVille Where Angels Fear To Tread(LP, Album, ARC) Atlantic, Atlantic 80115-1 US 1983 Sell This Version
80135 Madame Butterfly  album cover Malcolm McLaren Madame Butterfly(12", Maxi) Charisma, Virgin 80135 France 1984 Sell This Version
81657-1 Rio Highlife  album cover Steve Slagle Rio Highlife(LP, Album) Atlantic 81657-1 US 1986 Sell This Version
90149-1 Mystery  album cover Vanilla Fudge Mystery (Album) 90149-1 US 1984 Sell This Version
90 295 Facts + Figures  album cover Hugh Cornwell Facts + Figures(7", Single) Virgin 90 295 France 1987 Sell This Version
9042/3 Greatest Hits Of  album cover Gilbert O'Sullivan Greatest Hits Of(3xLP, Comp + Box) Platinum (2) 9042/3 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
95 103 Dalida Memories  album cover Dalida Dalida Memories(CD, Maxi, Car) Orlando 95 103 France 1990 Sell This Version
0-96470 Can't Stop  album cover After 7 Can't Stop(12", Single) Virgin 0-96470 US 1990 Sell This Version
96511 La Voix De L'Amour  album cover Dalida La Voix De L'Amour(CD, Comp) Orlando 96511 France 1988 Sell This Version
96 708 The Nice Collection  album cover The Nice The Nice Collection(CD, Comp) Carrere 96 708 UK 1985 Sell This Version
100.047 Erik Mesie  album cover Erik Mesie Erik Mesie(CD, Album) CNR 100.047 Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
104505 Have Mercy  album cover The Judds (Wynonna And Naomi)* Have Mercy(7", Single) RCA 104505 Australia 1985 Sell This Version
104554 Fever  album cover Annabella* Fever(7") RCA 104554 Australia 1986 Sell This Version
106 751 Madam Butterfly  album cover Malcolm McLaren Madam Butterfly(7", Single) Virgin, Virgin, Charisma, Charisma 106 751 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
106 901 Bärenstark  album cover Western Union (3) Bärenstark(7", Single) Hansa, Hansa 106 901 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
107 075 Mother And Child Reunion  album cover Frank Farian Corporation Mother And Child Reunion (Single) 107 075 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
107 144 If I Say Stop, Then Stop!  album cover Georgie Red If I Say Stop, Then Stop!(7", Single) Ariola, Ariola 107 144 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
107 771 Viva L'Amore  album cover Bino Viva L'Amore(7", Single) Ariola, Ariola 107 771 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
108.190 Idiot Grin  album cover Do-Ré-Mi Idiot Grin(7", Single) Virgin 108.190 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
108 373 Spiritual Hunger  album cover Tim Finn Spiritual Hunger(7") Virgin, Virgin 108 373 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
114 917 Don't Call Us  album cover Taj Mahal Featuring Daryl Hall & John Oates Taj Mahal Featuring Daryl Hall & John Oates - Don't Call Us(7") Private Music 114 917 UK 1991 Sell This Version
115030 Squat That Rabbit  album cover Taj Mahal Squat That Rabbit(7", Single, Promo) Private Music 115030 France 1991 Sell This Version
120845 Sahara Nights (La Mejor Música De Laser FM)  album cover Various Sahara Nights (La Mejor Música De Laser FM)(LP, Comp) Discos CBS 120845 Argentina 1986 Sell This Version
1-25162 I Feel For You  album cover Chaka Khan I Feel For You(LP, Album, All) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 1-25162 US 1984 Sell This Version
142.179 Reach Out And Touch  album cover Henny Huisman en Soundmixers Voor Zonnebloem Henny Huisman en Soundmixers Voor Zonnebloem - Reach Out And Touch(7") CNR 142.179 Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version
144.813 Bark At The Moon  album cover Ozzy Osbourne Bark At The Moon(LP, Album) Epic 144.813 Brazil 1983 Sell This Version
145.218 Zonder Jou  album cover Erik Mesie Zonder Jou(7", Single) CNR 145.218 Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
145 863-3 What's Going On  album cover Oscare What's Going On(CD, Maxi) ARS Records 145 863-3 Belgium 1990 Sell This Version
145 863-5 What's Going On  album cover Oscare What's Going On(12") ARS, ARS Records 145 863-5 Belgium 1990 Sell This Version
145 863-7 What's Going On  album cover Oscare What's Going On(7", Single) ARS Records 145 863-7 Belgium 1990 Sell This Version
0177842ERE L'Universo Di Mia Martini  album cover Mia Martini L'Universo Di Mia Martini(2xCD, Album, Comp, Mono + DVD-V, Mono, RE + Box, C) Edel 0177842ERE Italy 2006 Sell This Version
206 358 Electric Dreams (Original Soundtrack From The Film)  album cover Various Electric Dreams (Original Soundtrack From The Film)(LP, Album) Virgin 206 358 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
206 599 Super 20 Hit-Sensation  album cover Various Super 20 Hit-Sensation(LP, Comp) Ariola, Ariola 206 599 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
207 050 Hit-Sensation Top-Aktuell  album cover Various Hit-Sensation Top-Aktuell(LP, Comp) Ariola, Ariola 207 050 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
208 670 Love Is No Crime  album cover Bad Boys Blue Love Is No Crime(LP, Album, Dif) Coconut 208 670 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
208 737 Accidentally On Purpose  album cover Gillan & Glover Accidentally On Purpose(LP, Album) 10 Records, 10 Records 208 737 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
231.200 Rosa Púrpura  album cover Rosa Púrpura Rosa Púrpura(LP) Epic, Epic 231.200 Brazil 1988 Sell This Version
231.256 Rosa Branca  album cover Taffo Rosa Branca(LP, Album) Epic, Epic 231.256 Brazil 1990 Sell This Version
24 0409-4 Freeway  album cover Various Freeway(Cass, Comp, Dol) WEA 24 0409-4 Italy 1984 Sell This Version
24 0611 4 Break Every Rule  album cover Tina Turner Break Every Rule(Cass, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records, EMI 24 0611 4 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
24 8601-7 Me And Mrs Jones (Remake)  album cover Abby Baker Me And Mrs Jones (Remake)(7") WEA, Jump & Shout 24 8601-7 France 1986 Sell This Version
248 683-7 Christine  album cover Powerplay (4) Christine(7", Single) WEA 248 683-7 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
248 987-7 One Summernight  album cover Powerplay (4) One Summernight(7", Single) WEA 248 987-7 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
24 9021-7 La FM Qui ... S'Est Spécialisée Funky  album cover Michel Jonasz La FM Qui ... S'Est Spécialisée Funky(7", Single) Atlantic 24 9021-7 France 1985 Sell This Version
249028-0 La Boîte De Jazz / La FM Qui S'Est Spécialisée Funky  album cover Michel Jonasz La Boîte De Jazz / La FM Qui S'Est Spécialisée Funky(12", Maxi) Atlantic, Atlantic 249028-0 France 1985 Sell This Version
250 715 The Blues Brothers (Original Soundtrack Recording)  album cover The Blues Brothers The Blues Brothers (Original Soundtrack Recording)(CD, Album, RE) Atlantic, Atlantic 250 715 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
258 926-7 Is It A Dream  album cover The Damned Is It A Dream(7", Single) MCA Records, MCA Records 258 926-7 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
261.121 The Best Of The Worst  album cover The Magnificent Seven The Best Of The Worst(CD, Album) Ariola, BMG 261.121 Netherlands 1990 Sell This Version
2-90879 Big Canoe  album cover Tim Finn Big Canoe(CD, Album) Virgin 2-90879 UK 1986 Sell This Version
30-9086-2 The Best Of The Worst  album cover The Magnificent Seven The Best Of The Worst(CD, Album, RE) Basta 30-9086-2 Netherlands 1998 Sell This Version
393902-2 Every Breath You Take The Singles  album cover The Police Every Breath You Take The Singles(CD, Comp) A&M Records 393902-2 Australia 1986 Sell This Version
410 388 Wadini  album cover Touré Kunda Wadini(7") Trema 410 388 France 1986 Sell This Version
432070-2 Domestic Harmony  album cover Do-Ré-Mi Domestic Harmony (Album) 432070-2 Australia 1990 Sell This Version
450118 1 Längtar  album cover Anna Book Längtar(LP, Album) CBS 450118 1 Sweden 1986 Sell This Version