Liberty Records, Inc.

Liberty Records, Inc.

Profile:
Parent company of the Liberty label in the U.S.A. till 1968, when the company was acquired by Transamerica Corporation and was merged into Liberty/UA, Inc. or Liberty/United Artists, Inc..
The company was re-established in 1981 as a subsidiary of Capitol Records, Inc..

The company was initially formed in LA in 1955 by Si Waronker, Alvin Bennett and Ted Keep.
Over the years, Liberty licensed and distributed for several other US independent labels. In between, the company was sold to Avnet Electronics Corp., an electronic concern, but sold back short after.
Labels acquired:
Dolton Records 1963
Imperial and the subsidiaries Aladdin Records and Minit 1964
Blue Note 1965
World Pacific and the subsidiaries in May 1965
In 1965 the budget label Sunset Records was launched.
In the middle of 1967 some European branches were launched. In Germany the Liberty Records GmbH, in the UK Liberty Records Limited
Sublabels
Contact Info:
Liberty Records, Inc.
Hollywood, California
U.S.A.
Sites:
[l36425]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1A 006-82732 Let There Be Drums / Teen Beat  album cover Sandy Nelson Let There Be Drums / Teen Beat(7", Single, RE) Liberty 1A 006-82732 Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version
1A 006-83008 Lady  album cover Kenny Rogers Lady(7", Single) Liberty 1A 006-83008 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1 A 006-83 163 For Your Eyes Only  album cover Sheena Easton For Your Eyes Only (Single) 1 A 006-83 163 Europe 1981 Sell This Version
1A 020-78195 Wereldsterren Zingen Wereldhits  album cover Various Wereldsterren Zingen Wereldhits(LP, Comp, Gat) EMI 1A 020-78195 Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
1A 022-58200 The Best Of The Ventures  album cover The Ventures The Best Of The Ventures(LP, Comp) Music For Pleasure, Music For Pleasure 1A 022-58200 Europe 1982 Sell This Version
1A022-58243 The Best Of Jay & The Americans  album cover Jay & The Americans The Best Of Jay & The Americans(LP, Comp) Music For Pleasure 1A022-58243 Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
1A 054-83193 The Very Original Greatest Hits  album cover Timi Yuro The Very Original Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) Liberty 1A 054-83193 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
1A 006 20 0384 7 Disenchanted  album cover Michael Martin Murphey Disenchanted(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 1A 006 20 0384 7 Netherlands 1983 Sell This Version
1A 062-83052 Special Songs  album cover Billie Jo Spears Special Songs(LP) Liberty 1A 062-83052 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A-064-83318 De Mooiste Songs  album cover Crystal Gayle De Mooiste Songs(LP, Comp) Liberty 1A-064-83318 Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
1A 022 15 8368 1 A Tribute To Buddy Holly  album cover Various A Tribute To Buddy Holly(LP, Comp) Music For Pleasure 1A 022 15 8368 1 Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version
1A 222-58200 The Best Of The Ventures  album cover The Ventures The Best Of The Ventures(Cass, Comp) Music For Pleasure 1A 222-58200 Europe 1982 Sell This Version
1A 262-83003 Grootste Hits  album cover Kenny Rogers Grootste Hits(Cass, Comp) Liberty 1A 262-83003 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 058-26 0510 1 De Mooiste Gitaarmuziek  album cover Earl Klugh De Mooiste Gitaarmuziek(LP, Comp) Liberty 1A 058-26 0510 1 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
1A 058-26 0511 1 Country Love Songs  album cover The Dirt Band Country Love Songs(LP, Comp) Liberty 1A 058-26 0511 1 Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version
1A 006 2001247 Back In Central Park  album cover Earl Klugh Back In Central Park(7") Capitol Records, Capitol Records 1A 006 2001247 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
1A 064-16 2624 1 Heart String  album cover Earl Klugh Heart String(LP, Album, RE) Liberty 1A 064-16 2624 1 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
1A 158-83385/8 40 Years Of Jazz - The Best Of Blue Note - Box 2  album cover Various 40 Years Of Jazz - The Best Of Blue Note - Box 2(4xLP, Comp, Mono, Box) EMI 1A 158-83385/8 Europe 1983 Sell This Version
1A 158-83391/4 40 Years Of Jazz - The Best Of Blue Note - Box 3  album cover Various 40 Years Of Jazz - The Best Of Blue Note - Box 3(4xLP, Comp, Box) EMI 1A 158-83391/4 Europe 1983 Sell This Version
1A 158-83395/8 40 Years Of Jazz - The Best Of Blue Note - Box 4  album cover Various 40 Years Of Jazz - The Best Of Blue Note - Box 4(4xLP, Comp, Box) EMI 1A 158-83395/8 Europe 1983 Sell This Version
1A 158-83401/4 40 Years Of Jazz - The Best Of Blue Note - Box 5  album cover Various 40 Years Of Jazz - The Best Of Blue Note - Box 5(4xLP, Comp, Box) EMI 1A 158-83401/4 Europe 1983 Sell This Version
1A022 1582881 Those Were The Hits Of 1965  album cover Various Those Were The Hits Of 1965(LP, Comp) Music For Pleasure 1A022 1582881 Netherlands 1984 Sell This Version
1A022-1582941 Those Were The Hits Of 1971  album cover Various Those Were The Hits Of 1971(LP, Comp) Music For Pleasure, Music For Pleasure, Music For Pleasure 1A022-1582941 Europe 1984 Sell This Version
1 A 264-400103 Battle Hymns  album cover The Manowar* Battle Hymns(Cass, Album) Liberty, EMI 1 A 264-400103 Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
1C 006-83 008 Lady  album cover Kenny Rogers Lady(7", Single) United Artists Records, EMI Electrola 1C 006-83 008 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 038-90 653 The Progressive Blues Experiment  album cover Johnny Winter The Progressive Blues Experiment(LP, Album, RE) Liberty, Crystal (5) 1C 038-90 653 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
1C 064-83 045 Late Night Guitar  album cover Earl Klugh Late Night Guitar(LP, Album) Liberty 1C 064-83 045 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 064-83 238 James Bond Greatest Hits  album cover Various James Bond Greatest Hits(LP, Comp, Promo) Liberty 1C 064-83 238 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
1C 088-83 238 James Bond Greatest Hits  album cover Various James Bond Greatest Hits (Comp) 1C 088-83 238 Europe 1981 Sell This Version
1C 264-83 003 Greatest Hits  album cover Kenny Rogers Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp, Blu) EMI Electrola, United Artists Records 1C 264-83 003 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1C 038-15 7637 1 The Progressive Blues Experiment  album cover Johnny Winter The Progressive Blues Experiment(LP, Album, RE) Liberty, Liberty, Liberty 1C 038-15 7637 1 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
1C 038-1 57730 Rollin' And Tumblin'  album cover Canned Heat Rollin' And Tumblin'(LP, Album, RE) Sunset Records 1C 038-1 57730 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1C 064 1 83238 1 James Bond Greatest Hits  album cover Various James Bond Greatest Hits (Comp) 1C 064 1 83238 1 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1C 220 7 48921 4 Rock 'n' Roll Greats  album cover Various Rock 'n' Roll Greats(Cass, Comp) Capitol Records, Imperial (2) 1C 220 7 48921 4 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
2C 006 - 90084 Bach N' Roll  album cover The Fencemen Bach N' Roll(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006 - 90084 France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90089 Time Was  album cover Canned Heat Time Was(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-90089 France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006 -90098 Aquarius / Let The Sunshine In  album cover The 5th Dimension* Aquarius / Let The Sunshine In(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty, Liberty 2C 006 -90098 France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90098 M Aquarius  album cover The 5th Dimension* Aquarius(7", Gre) Liberty, Liberty 2C 006-90098 M France Unknown Sell This Version
2C 006-90100 These Are Not My People / Going Back To Big Sur  album cover Johnny Rivers These Are Not My People / Going Back To Big Sur(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 2C 006-90100 France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90.108M Week-End  album cover Eddie Cochran Week-End(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-90.108M France Unknown Sell This Version
2C 006-90.132 M With Pen In Hand / It Must Be Him  album cover Vikki Carr With Pen In Hand / It Must Be Him(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 2C 006-90.132 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006 90139 M Theme From Bullitt  album cover Wilton Felder Theme From Bullitt(7", Mono) Liberty, Liberty 2C 006 90139 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C006 90161 M Hawaii Five-O  album cover The Ventures Hawaii Five-O(7", Single) Liberty 2C006 90161 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90.267 M Ce N'est Pas Un Matin Pour Se Dire Adieu (With Pen In Hand)  album cover Noelle Cordier* Ce N'est Pas Un Matin Pour Se Dire Adieu (With Pen In Hand)(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-90.267 M France 1970 Sell This Version
2C 006 90272 M Heya / On The Road Now  album cover J. J. Light Heya / On The Road Now (Single) 2C 006 90272 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C006 90295 M Days Of The Broken Arrows  album cover The Idle Race Days Of The Broken Arrows(7", Single) Liberty 2C006 90295 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90.344 L'été Ça Recommence  album cover Marc Bertrand (3) L'été Ça Recommence(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-90.344 France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90401 M Muddy River / Resurrection  album cover Johnny Rivers Muddy River / Resurrection (Single) 2C 006-90401 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C006-90442 M The Hunter  album cover Ike & Tina Turner The Hunter(7", Single) Liberty 2C006-90442 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006 90483 Sunshine Of Your Love / Workin' On A Groovy Thing  album cover The 5th Dimension* Sunshine Of Your Love / Workin' On A Groovy Thing(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006 90483 France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90522 M Poor Moon / Sic 'Em Pigs  album cover Canned Heat Poor Moon / Sic 'Em Pigs(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-90522 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006 - 90654 M Mean Town Blues / I Got Love If You Want It  album cover Johnny Winter Mean Town Blues / I Got Love If You Want It(7") Liberty, Liberty 2C 006 - 90654 M France Unknown Sell This Version
2C 006-90.667 M Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow / Deep Water  album cover The Rivingtons Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow / Deep Water(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-90.667 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2 C006-90737 M Roses, Sont Les Roses  album cover Gérard Doulssane Roses, Sont Les Roses(7", Single) Liberty 2 C006-90737 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90.747 M Today I Killed A Man  album cover P.J. Proby Today I Killed A Man(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-90.747 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90789 M One Woman / A Better Life  album cover Johnny Rivers One Woman / A Better Life(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty, Liberty 2C 006-90789 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90.793 M She's Alright / Mainline  album cover McKenna Mendelson Mainline She's Alright / Mainline(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 2C 006-90.793 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2 C006-90900 M Chante Donovan  album cover Noëlle Cordier Chante Donovan(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 2 C006-90900 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C006-90980M Let's Work Together / I'm Her Man  album cover Canned Heat Let's Work Together / I'm Her Man(7") Liberty, Liberty 2C006-90980M France 1969 Sell This Version
2 C 006-91033 M Come Together  album cover Ike And Tina Turner* Come Together(7") Liberty, Liberty 2 C 006-91033 M France 1970 Sell This Version
2 C 006-91096 M Colinda  album cover Hapshash And The Coloured Coat* Colinda(7", Single) Liberty 2 C 006-91096 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C006-91249 Un Miracle Peut Arriver  album cover Katja Ebstein Un Miracle Peut Arriver(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 2C006-91249 France 1970 Sell This Version
2C 006-91279 M Wunder Gibt Es Immer Wieder  album cover Katja Ebstein Wunder Gibt Es Immer Wieder(7", Single) Liberty, Pathé Marconi 2C 006-91279 M France 1970 Sell This Version
2C 006-91281 M You Done My Brain In  album cover Bonzo Dog Band* You Done My Brain In(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-91281 M France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-91.347 M Jump The Boogie / Mean Ol Train  album cover Papa George Lightfoot* Jump The Boogie / Mean Ol Train(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-91.347 M France 1970 Sell This Version
2C 006-91394 M The Girls' Song / It'll Never Be The Same Again  album cover The 5th Dimension* The Girls' Song / It'll Never Be The Same Again(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 2C 006-91394 M France 1970 Sell This Version
2 C006-91405 M Respect / Son Of A Preacher Man  album cover Ike & Tina Turner Respect / Son Of A Preacher Man(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 2 C006-91405 M France 1970 Sell This Version
2 C006-91463 M If You Don't Know Where You're Going  album cover Sam Russell If You Don't Know Where You're Going(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty, Liberty 2 C006-91463 M France 1970 Sell This Version
2C 006-91506 M Jesus Is A Soul Man / Into The Mystic  album cover Johnny Rivers Jesus Is A Soul Man / Into The Mystic(7", Single) Liberty 2C 006-91506 M France 1970 Sell This Version
2C006 91535 Soul Desert / She Brings The Rain  album cover The Can* Soul Desert / She Brings The Rain(7", Single) Liberty 2C006 91535 France 1970 Sell This Version
2 C 008-83030 Lady  album cover Kenny Rogers Lady(7", Single) Liberty, Liberty 2 C 008-83030 France 1980 Sell This Version
2C 008-83375 Cry Me A River  album cover Julie London Cry Me A River(7", Single, RE) Liberty, Liberty 2C 008-83375 France 1983 Sell This Version
2C 062-90839 In Person  album cover Ike & Tina Turner & The Ikettes Ike & Tina Turner & The Ikettes - In Person(LP, Album) Liberty 2C 062-90839 France 1969 Sell This Version
2C 062-90974 Meanwhile Back At The Whisky À Go Go  album cover Johnny Rivers Meanwhile Back At The Whisky À Go Go(LP, Album) Liberty, Liberty 2C 062-90974 France 1969 Sell This Version
2C062-91008 Heya !  album cover J. J. Light Heya !(LP) Liberty 2C062-91008 France 1969 Sell This Version
2 C062 - 91462 Come Together  album cover Ike & Tina Turner And The Ikettes Ike & Tina Turner And The Ikettes - Come Together(LP, Album) Liberty 2 C062 - 91462 France 1970 Sell This Version
2C 062-91.464 More Live At The Whiskey-A-Go-Go  album cover Johnny Rivers More Live At The Whiskey-A-Go-Go(LP, Comp) Liberty 2C 062-91.464 France 1970 Sell This Version
2C 064-91372 10th Anniversary Album  album cover Eddie Cochran 10th Anniversary Album(LP, Comp, Gat) Liberty, Liberty 2C 064-91372 France 1970 Sell This Version
2C 068 61898 Speak Like A Child  album cover Herbie Hancock Speak Like A Child(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Blue Note 2C 068 61898 France Unknown Sell This Version
2 C 266-83003 Lady  album cover Kenny Rogers Lady(Cass, Comp, RE) Liberty, Liberty, Liberty 2 C 266-83003 France Unknown Sell This Version
2S 068 61898 Speak Like A Child  album cover Herbie Hancock Speak Like A Child(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Blue Note 2S 068 61898 France Unknown Sell This Version
3C 006-83008 Lady  album cover Kenny Rogers Lady(7") Liberty 3C 006-83008 Italy 1981 Sell This Version
3C 054-83083 Boogie With Canned Heat  album cover Canned Heat Boogie With Canned Heat(LP, Album, RE) Liberty 3C 054-83083 Italy 1980 Sell This Version
3C 064-83003 Greatest Hits  album cover Kenny Rogers Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) United Artists Records 3C 064-83003 Italy 1980 Sell This Version
4BN 84095 Rollin' With Leo  album cover Leo Parker Rollin' With Leo(Cass, Album) Blue Note 4BN 84095 US 1986 Sell This Version
4BN 84264 The Real McCoy  album cover McCoy Tyner The Real McCoy(Cass, RE, Cob) Blue Note 4BN 84264 US 1987 Sell This Version
4c 006-90272 Heya  album cover J. J. Light Heya(7", Single) Liberty 4c 006-90272 Belgium 1969 Sell This Version
4C 006-91116 M Travelin' Band / Who'll Stop The Rain  album cover Creedence Clearwater Revival Travelin' Band / Who'll Stop The Rain(7", Single) Liberty 4C 006-91116 M Belgium 1970 Sell This Version
4C 006-91366 M Bad Moon Rising / Lodi  album cover Creedence Clearwater Revival Bad Moon Rising / Lodi(7", Single) Liberty 4C 006-91366 M Belgium 1969 Sell This Version
4C 006-91432 M Run Through The Jungle / Up Around The Bend  album cover Creedence Clearwater Revival Run Through The Jungle / Up Around The Bend (Single) 4C 006-91432 M Belgium 1970 Sell This Version
4C 006-91821 Future Blues / Going Up The Country  album cover Canned Heat Future Blues / Going Up The Country(7", Single) Liberty 4C 006-91821 Belgium 1970 Sell This Version
4C 006-92204 Home Cooking  album cover Eric Burdon And War* Home Cooking(7", Single) Liberty 4C 006-92204 Belgium 1970 Sell This Version
4C 006-92235 Have You Ever Seen The Rain  album cover Creedence Clearwater Revival Have You Ever Seen The Rain (Single) 4C 006-92235 Belgium 1971 Sell This Version
4C 006-97041 Balboa Blue / Surfer's Stomp  album cover The Marketts Balboa Blue / Surfer's Stomp 4C 006-97041 Belgium Unknown Sell This Version
4C 052-91841 Eddie Cochran  album cover Eddie Cochran Eddie Cochran (Comp) 4C 052-91841 Belgium Unknown Sell This Version
4C 052 91842 Fats Domino  album cover Fats Domino Fats Domino(LP, Comp) Liberty 4C 052 91842 Belgium Unknown Sell This Version
4C 054-92139 Greatest N°6  album cover Canned Heat Greatest N°6(LP, Comp, RP) Liberty 4C 054-92139 Belgium 1972 Sell This Version
4E 016-90197 Greatest Hits 17  album cover Rick Nelson* Greatest Hits 17(7", EP, Comp) Liberty 4E 016-90197 Sweden 1969 Sell This Version
4L00 1072 Greatest Hits  album cover Kenny Rogers Greatest Hits (Comp) 4L00 1072 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
4L00-501072 Greatest Hits  album cover Kenny Rogers Greatest Hits (Comp) 4L00-501072 Canada 1980 Sell This Version