Def Jam Recordings Inc.

Def Jam Recordings Inc.

Profile:
A company of the Def Jam Recordings label.

It was founded on January 10, 1985 by Rick Rubin and operated until September 28, 1994 when it changed it's name to "DJR Of New York City, Inc.", which coincided with the formation of its successor, Def Jam Records, Inc. "DJR Of New York City, Inc." was ultimately dissolved on September 23, 1998.

Name Variations:
• "Def Jam Recordings, Inc."
Contact Info:
DJR Of New York City, Inc.
Rick Rubin
270 Lagoon Dr. West
Long Beach, NY 11561
USA (Contact info now obsolete)
Sites:
[l306573]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
4W9 7846 Don't Believe The Hype  album cover Public Enemy Don't Believe The Hype 4W9 7846 1988 Sell This Version
12CXP 06811 Have You Seen Davy  album cover Davy D Have You Seen Davy(12") Def Jam Recordings 12CXP 06811 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
25P2-2140 South Of Heaven = サウス・オブ・ヘヴン  album cover Slayer = スレイヤー* Slayer = スレイヤー* - South Of Heaven = サウス・オブ・ヘヴン (Album) 25P2-2140 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
1.000 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(7", Promo) Geffen Records 1.000 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
24131-4 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(Cass, Album) Def Jam Recordings, Geffen Records 24131-4 Turkey 1990 Sell This Version
24203-4 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(Cass, Album) Def Jam Recordings, Geffen Records 24203-4 Australia 1988 Sell This Version
90764 Sur Del Paraiso = South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer Sur Del Paraiso = South Of Heaven(Cass, Album) Geffen Records 90764 Argentina 1988 Sell This Version
100001-X Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(LP, Album, Ltd, Pic) Geffen Records, Def Jam Recordings 100001-X Germany 1986 Sell This Version
24203.1 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(LP, Album) Def Jam Recordings, Geffen Records 24203.1 Australia 1988 Sell This Version
462415 1 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back (Album) 462415 1 Australia 1988 Sell This Version
462415 2 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings, Columbia, CBS 462415 2 Australia 1990 Sell This Version
462415 4 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back(Cass, Album) Def Jam Recordings, CBS 462415 4 Australia 1988 Sell This Version
465521 1 On The Horizon  album cover Tashan On The Horizon(LP, Album) CBS, OBR 465521 1 UK 1989 Sell This Version
510047-1 Nobody Said It Was Easy  album cover The Four Horsemen Nobody Said It Was Easy(LP, Album) Def American Recordings 510047-1 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
510047-4 Nobody Said It Was Easy  album cover The Four Horsemen Nobody Said It Was Easy(Cass, Album) Def American Recordings 510047-4 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
523 488-2 14 Shots To The Dome  album cover LL Cool J 14 Shots To The Dome (Album) 523 488-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
527 359-2 The Great Adventures Of Slick Rick  album cover Slick Rick The Great Adventures Of Slick Rick(CD, Album, RE) Def Jam Recordings 527 359-2 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
527 933-4 This Is The Shack  album cover The Dove Shack* This Is The Shack(Cass, Album) Rush Associated Labels, Def Jam Music Group Inc., G-Funk Music 527 933-4 UK & Europe 1995 Sell This Version
534 125-2 All World  album cover LL Cool J All World (Comp) 534 125-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
539 186-2 Phenomenon  album cover LL Cool J Phenomenon (Album) 539 186-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
553 084-4 The One & Only Rap Album  album cover Various The One & Only Rap Album(Cass, Comp) Mercury 553 084-4 Poland 1996 Sell This Version
558 920-4 Tical 2000: Judgement Day  album cover Method Man Tical 2000: Judgement Day(Cass, Album) Def Jam Recordings 558 920-4 Poland 1998 Sell This Version
562 181-2 Street Talkin'  album cover Slick Rick Street Talkin'(CD, Single) Def Jam 2000, Def Jam 2000 562 181-2 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
562 185-2 Street Talkin'  album cover Slick Rick Street Talkin'(CD, Single) Def Jam 2000, Def Jam 2000 562 185-2 UK & Europe 1999 Sell This Version
563 405-2 Break Ups 2 Make Ups  album cover Method Man Break Ups 2 Make Ups(CD, Maxi, Enh) Def Jam Recordings 563 405-2 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
566 178-2 Full Cooperation  album cover Def Squad Full Cooperation(CD, Single, Promo) Def Jam Recordings 566 178-2 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
576 791-2 Doin It  album cover LL Cool J Doin It(CD, Maxi) Def Jam Recordings 576 791-2 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
583714-2 Black Music  album cover Various Black Music (Comp) 583714-2 Germany 2002 Sell This Version
652833 6 Don't Believe The Hype  album cover Public Enemy Don't Believe The Hype 652833 6 UK & Europe 1988 Sell This Version
652833 7 Don't Believe The Hype  album cover Public Enemy Don't Believe The Hype(7", Single) Def Jam Recordings, CBS 652833 7 UK 1988 Sell This Version
7 92252-2 You Better Ask Somebody  album cover Yo Yo* You Better Ask Somebody(CD, Album, Club) EastWest Records America, EastWest Records America 7 92252-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
828 080-1 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(LP, Album) London Records, London Records, Def Jam Recordings 828 080-1 UK 1988 Sell This Version
828 080-2 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven (Album) 828 080-2 UK 1988 Sell This Version
856 200-2 U Will Know  album cover B.M.U. (Black Men United)* U Will Know(CD, Single) Mercury 856 200-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
866 035-2 Seasons In The Abyss  album cover Slayer Seasons In The Abyss(CD, Single) Def American Recordings 866 035-2 UK & Europe 1990 Sell This Version
920 706-0 Postmortem  album cover Slayer Postmortem(12") Geffen Records 920 706-0 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
924 131-1 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood (Album) 924 131-1 Europe 1986 Sell This Version
9 24131-2 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood (Album) 9 24131-2 US 1987 Sell This Version
924 131-4 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(Cass, Album) Geffen Records 924 131-4 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
924203-1 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven (Album) 924203-1 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
924 203-2 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven (Album) 924 203-2 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
924203-4 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven (Album) 924203-4 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
9 24480-2 Young, Gifted And Badd (The Remixes)  album cover Color Me Badd Young, Gifted And Badd (The Remixes)(CD, Album, Club) Giant Records 9 24480-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
314 522 915-2 Jason's Lyric - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack  album cover Various Jason's Lyric - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack(CD, Comp) Mercury 314 522 915-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
314 539 186-2 Phenomenon  album cover LL Cool J Phenomenon(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings 314 539 186-2 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
314 558 130-2 He Got Game  album cover Public Enemy He Got Game (Album) 314 558 130-2 Brazil 1998 Sell This Version
314 558 936-1 The Art Of Storytelling  album cover Slick Rick The Art Of Storytelling(2xLP, Album) Def Jam Recordings 314 558 936-1 US 1999 Sell This Version
314 562 125-1 We Turn It On  album cover Slick Rick We Turn It On(12") Def Jam Recordings 314 562 125-1 US 1999 Sell This Version
314 566 959-1 Holla Holla  album cover Ja Rule Holla Holla(12", Single) Def Jam Recordings 314 566 959-1 US 1999 Sell This Version
7599-24131-2 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(CD, Album, RE) Def Jam Recordings 7599-24131-2 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
24203 - 80764 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(LP, Album) Geffen Records 24203 - 80764 Argentina 1988 Sell This Version
73008-26009-2 CrazySexyCool  album cover TLC CrazySexyCool (Album) 73008-26009-2 Canada 1994 Sell This Version
73008-26049-2 LaFace Records Presents: The Platinum Collection  album cover Various LaFace Records Presents: The Platinum Collection(CD, Comp) LaFace Records, Arista 73008-26049-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
74321-24848-2 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(CD, Album, Unofficial) American Recordings (2) 74321-24848-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
50-51011-6040-2-7 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(CD, Album, RE) Warner Music Mexico 50-51011-6040-2-7 Mexico Unknown Sell This Version
0600753468210 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back(LP, Album, RE, 180) Def Jam Recordings 0600753468210 Europe 2013 Sell This Version
0602547382542 Love Life  album cover Tamia Love Life(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings, Plus 1 Music Group 0602547382542 Europe 2015 Sell This Version
(B)-566 471-2 The Unstoppable Def Jam Sampler  album cover Various The Unstoppable Def Jam Sampler(CD, Promo, Smplr, Car) Def Jam Recordings (B)-566 471-2 1999 Sell This Version
BACKCD13 Back To Mine  album cover Underworld Back To Mine(CD, Comp, P/Mixed, Unofficial) DMC (2) BACKCD13 Russia 2003 Sell This Version
BEATS 014 Hot, Hot, Hot  album cover LL Cool J Hot, Hot, Hot(CD, Single, Promo) Def Jam Recordings BEATS 014 Germany 1998 Sell This Version
BFCT-44303 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back(Cass, Album, Dol) Def Jam Recordings, Def Jam Recordings, Columbia, Columbia BFCT-44303 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
BFW 44303 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back (Album) BFW 44303 US 1988 Sell This Version
CD 24131 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(CD, Album, RE) Def Jam Recordings CD 24131 Canada 1992 Sell This Version
CD 24203 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(CD, Album, RP) Def Jam Recordings CD 24203 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
CDL 7990 Rapmasters 14: The Best Of The Hype  album cover Various Rapmasters 14: The Best Of The Hype(CD, Comp) Priority Records CDL 7990 US 1990 Sell This Version
CK 52434 Gladiator (Music From The Motion Picture)  album cover Various Gladiator (Music From The Motion Picture)(CD, Comp) Columbia CK 52434 US 1992 Sell This Version
CSWB 6768 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(Cass, Album) Geffen Records, Warner Bros. Records, WEA, Def Jam Recordings CSWB 6768 Mexico 1988 Sell This Version
DEF 203-1 Do It Again  album cover EPMD Do It Again(12", Single, Promo) Def Jam Recordings DEF 203-1 US 1997 Sell This Version
DEF 226-1 A Million And One Questions  album cover Jay-Z A Million And One Questions(12", Single, Promo) Roc-A-Fella Records DEF 226-1 US 1998 Sell This Version
DEF 261-1 Can I Get A...  album cover Jay-Z Featuring Amil Of Major Coins* And Ja* Jay-Z Featuring Amil Of Major Coins* And Ja* - Can I Get A...(12", Single, Promo) Def Jam Recordings DEF 261-1 US 1998 Sell This Version
Def 272-1 The Professional  album cover DJ Clue The Professional(2xLP, Album, Promo, Cle) Roc-A-Fella Records, Def Jam Recordings Def 272-1 US 1998 Sell This Version
DEF 284-2 Nitty Gritty  album cover Jayo Felony Nitty Gritty(CD, Single, Promo) Def Jam Music Group DEF 284-2 US 1998 Sell This Version
DEF 289-1 Survival Of The Illest - Live From 125 N.Y.C.  album cover Various Survival Of The Illest - Live From 125 N.Y.C.(12", Single, Promo) Def Jam Recordings DEF 289-1 US 1998 Sell This Version
DEF 307-1 Break Ups 2 Make Ups  album cover Method Man Break Ups 2 Make Ups(12", Promo) Def Jam Recordings DEF 307-1 US 1998 Sell This Version
DEF 313-1 Happily Ever After / Where Did Our Love Go?  album cover Case Happily Ever After / Where Did Our Love Go?(12") Def Jam Recordings, Def Jam Recordings DEF 313-1 US 1999 Sell This Version
DEF 462415 1 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back (Album) DEF 462415 1 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
DEF 462415 2 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings, CBS DEF 462415 2 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
DEF 462415 4 It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back  album cover Public Enemy It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back(Cass, Album, Dol) Def Jam Recordings, CBS DEF 462415 4 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
DEF 652833 6 Don't Believe The Hype  album cover Public Enemy Don't Believe The Hype(12") Def Jam Recordings DEF 652833 6 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
DEF 652833 7 Don't Believe The Hype  album cover Public Enemy Don't Believe The Hype (Single) DEF 652833 7 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
DEFA 9 Seasons In The Abyss  album cover Slayer Seasons In The Abyss(7", Single, Thi) Def American Recordings, Def American Recordings DEFA 9 UK 1991 Sell This Version
DEFA 912 Seasons In The Abyss  album cover Slayer Seasons In The Abyss(12") Def American Recordings, Def American Recordings DEFA 912 UK & Europe 1991 Sell This Version
DGM 1023 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(Cass, Album) Def Jam Recordings DGM 1023 Indonesia 1988 Sell This Version
GED 24131 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(CD, Album, RE) Def Jam Recordings, Geffen Records GED 24131 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
GEF 24 131 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(LP, Album, RE) Def Jam Recordings, Geffen Records GEF 24 131 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
GHS 24131 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood (Album) GHS 24131 US 1986 Sell This Version
GHS 24203 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven (Album) GHS 24203 US 1988 Sell This Version
KCDP-51269 BMG Pop Promo CD - Volume 78 - December 1994  album cover Various BMG Pop Promo CD - Volume 78 - December 1994(CD, Comp, Promo) BMG Music Canada Inc. KCDP-51269 Canada 1994 Sell This Version
KWCX1 Strategic  album cover Kwestmann Strategic(12", Promo) Def Jam Recordings KWCX1 UK 1998 Sell This Version
LONC34 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(Cass, Album) London Records, Geffen Records, Def Jam Recordings LONC34 UK & Europe 1986 Sell This Version
LONC 63 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven (Album) LONC 63 UK & France 1988 Sell This Version
LONLP 34 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(LP, Album) Def Jam Recordings, London Records, Geffen Records LONLP 34 UK 1986 Sell This Version
LONLP63 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(LP, Album, RE, RP) Def Jam Recordings, Def Jam Recordings Inc. LONLP63 US 1988 Sell This Version
LONLP63-P South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(LP, Album, Pic, Unofficial) London Records (3), Def Jam Recordings (2) LONLP63-P UK 2006 Sell This Version
LONPP 34 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(LP, Album, Ltd, Pic) London Records LONPP 34 UK 1988 Sell This Version
LONX 133 Criminally Insane (Remix)  album cover Slayer Criminally Insane (Remix)(12", Maxi) London Records, Def Jam Recordings, Geffen Records LONX 133 UK 1987 Sell This Version
LONX 133 DJ Criminally Insane (Remix)  album cover Slayer Criminally Insane (Remix)(12", Promo) London Records, Def Jam Recordings, Geffen Records LONX 133 DJ UK 1987 Sell This Version
LWB 6768 South Of Heaven  album cover Slayer South Of Heaven(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records, Geffen Records LWB 6768 Mexico 1988 Sell This Version
M5G 24131 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood (Album) M5G 24131 US 1986 Sell This Version
M5 24131 Reign In Blood  album cover Slayer Reign In Blood(Cass, Album) Def Jam Recordings M5 24131 Canada 1986 Sell This Version