Island Records Ltd.

Island Records Ltd.

Profile:
UK record (holding) company. Incorporated 8th May 1962. Founded by Chris Blackwell and assciociated with the Island Records label.

Please use Island Records as primary label when adding releases here.

At the peak of production (in the mid-to-late 1970s) the company was the ultimate parent to numerous subsidiary holdings - including - publishing / production / management / sound recording companies and a dedicated pressing plant Island Records Manufacturing Ltd which was set up in the vicinity of EMI plant in Middlesex who maintained the production of 7"singles

In 1989 the company (group) was aquired by Polygram N.V., subsequently in 1998 Polygram N V. was aquired by the Canadian firm " The Seagram Company Ltd." who already owned the Universal Music Group. On the 29th Mar 1999 the company was renamed Universal Island Records Ltd.

Subsequently on the 25th Jun 2014 Universal Island Records Ltd., was renamed back to "Island Records Ltd."

Company status: Active (dormant) as of 2017

Also appears on some releases as:
- Island Records Limited.
- Island Records Ltd
Sublabels
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
Registered office address:
Island Records Limited
364-366 Kensington High Street,
London, W14 8NS

(obsolete)
22 St Peters Square
London, W6 9NW

(obsolete)
8 Basing Street,
London, W10
Sites:
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Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
. Grooving Kingston 12   album cover Bob Marley And The Wailers* Grooving Kingston 12 (3xCD, Comp, Promo) JAD, Island Records Ltd. . France 2004 Sell This Version
1A 108922 With Or Without You  album cover U2 With Or Without You (Single) 1A 108922 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
1A 109382 Where The Streets Have No Name  album cover U2 Where The Streets Have No Name(7", Single) Island Records, Island Records 1A 109382 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
1A 111 670 Desire  album cover U2 Desire(7", Gat) Island Records, Island Records 1A 111 670 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
1A 111758 Harvest For The World   album cover The Christians Harvest For The World (7", Single) Island Records 1A 111758 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
1A 113047 The Face / Let Me Hear It  album cover And Why Not? The Face / Let Me Hear It(7", Single) Island Records Ltd. 1A 113047 Spain 1989 Sell This Version
1A 113091 I Found Out  album cover The Christians I Found Out(7", Single) Island Records 1A 113091 Spain 1990 Sell This Version
1A 115164 One  album cover U2 One(7", Single) Island Records 1A 115164 Spain 1992 Sell This Version
1C 2LP 186-7976591 Club Classics Volume 2  album cover Various Club Classics Volume 2(2xLP, Comp) Electrola, Electrola 1C 2LP 186-7976591 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
1S 409 Anti-Social  album cover Anthrax Anti-Social(7", Single) Island Records, Island Records, Megaforce Worldwide 1S 409 UK 1989 Sell This Version
1T1 8197 Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy The Ultimate Rock Album  album cover Various Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy The Ultimate Rock Album(Cass, Album, Comp, Club) Realm Records 1T1 8197 Canada 1992 Sell This Version
2C 004-96050 Hey Man / Wind Words  album cover Stomu Yamash'ta Hey Man / Wind Words(7") EMI, EMI 2C 004-96050 France 1974 Sell This Version
2C 064-95688 One By One  album cover Stomu Yamash'ta's East Wind One By One(LP, Album) EMI 2C 064-95688 France 1974 Sell This Version
2C 066-95971 Freedom Is Frightening  album cover Stomu Yamash'ta's East Wind Freedom Is Frightening(LP, Album) EMI 2C 066-95971 France 1974 Sell This Version
2C 068-60249 Body Love - Additions To The Original Soundtrack  album cover Klaus Schulze Body Love - Additions To The Original Soundtrack (Album) 2C 068-60249 France 1977 Sell This Version
2C 068-62922 Le Lycée Des Cancres (Bande Sonore Originale Du Film)  album cover Various Le Lycée Des Cancres (Bande Sonore Originale Du Film)(LP, Comp, RE) Sire, Sire 2C 068-62922 France 1981 Sell This Version
2 C068-97812 Go  album cover Stomu Yamashta* / Steve Winwood / Michael Shrieve Stomu Yamashta* / Steve Winwood / Michael Shrieve - Go(LP, Album) EMI, Island Records, EMI, Island Records 2 C068-97812 France 1976 Sell This Version
2C 068-98870 Mirage  album cover Klaus Schulze Mirage (Album) 2C 068-98870 France 1977 Sell This Version
2J 006 98277 Wooly Bully  album cover Eddie And The Hot Rods Wooly Bully(7", Single) Island Records, Island Records 2J 006 98277 Greece 1976 Sell This Version
2J 062-98098 USA  album cover King Crimson USA (Album) 2J 062-98098 Greece 1975 Sell This Version
2J 062-98115 Rastaman Vibration  album cover Bob Marley & The Wailers Rastaman Vibration(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records 2J 062-98115 Greece 1976 Sell This Version
2J 066-97811 Numbers  album cover Cat Stevens Numbers(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records 2J 066-97811 Greece 1976 Sell This Version
2LA-833 Rattle And Hum  album cover U2 Rattle And Hum(2xLP, Album, 2 I) Island Records 2LA-833 Mexico 1988 Sell This Version
2MCR 25019 Rattle And Hum  album cover U2 Rattle And Hum(2xCass, Album) Island Records 2MCR 25019 Mexico 1989 Sell This Version
3A 609174  Keep On Singing   album cover Sebastian Santa Maria Keep On Singing (12", Maxi, Promo) Island Records Ltd. 3A 609174 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
3A 609725 Don't Turn Around  album cover Aswad Don't Turn Around(12", Maxi) Island Records 3A 609725 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
3A 612 471 MPB (Missin' Persons Bureau)  album cover Womack & Womack MPB (Missin' Persons Bureau)(12", Maxi) Island Records 3A 612 471 Spain 1989 Sell This Version
3A 612477 Bust A Move  album cover Young MC Bust A Move(12", Maxi) Island Records 3A 612477 Spain 1989 Sell This Version
3A 612688 Express Yourself  album cover N.W.A* Express Yourself(12", Maxi) 4th & Broadway, 4th & Broadway 3A 612688 Spain 1989 Sell This Version
3D CID 1001 An Electric Storm  album cover White Noise An Electric Storm (Album) 3D CID 1001 UK & Europe 1992 Sell This Version
3D CID 1002 Travelling On A Cloud  album cover Nirvana (2) Travelling On A Cloud (Comp) 3D CID 1002 UK & Europe 1992 Sell This Version
3D CID 1003 Mr. Fantasy  album cover Traffic Mr. Fantasy(CD, Album) Island Records Ltd., Island Records Ltd. 3D CID 1003 UK Unknown Sell This Version
4XW 9323 Shoot Out At The Fantasy Factory  album cover Traffic Shoot Out At The Fantasy Factory(Cass, Album) Island Records 4XW 9323 US 1973 Sell This Version
4XW-9337 Witness  album cover Spooky Tooth Witness(Cass, Album) Island Tapes, Island Tapes 4XW-9337 US 1973 Sell This Version
5B 27.236 Rastaman Vibration  album cover Bob Marley & The Wailers Rastaman Vibration (Album) 5B 27.236 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
5B 87334 Burnin'  album cover The Wailers Burnin' (Album) 5B 87334 Spain 1978 Sell This Version
5B 202 462 Uprising  album cover Bob Marley & The Wailers Uprising (Album) 5B 202 462 Spain Unknown Sell This Version
5B 206353 A Pagan Place  album cover The Waterboys A Pagan Place(LP, Album) Ensign 5B 206353 Spain 1984 Sell This Version
5B 207760 Rebel Music  album cover Bob Marley & The Wailers Rebel Music(LP, Comp, RM, Gat) Ariola, Island Records 5B 207760 Spain Unknown Sell This Version
5B 210 846 Rebel Music  album cover Bob Marley & The Wailers Rebel Music (Comp) 5B 210 846 Spain 1986 Sell This Version
5C 208287 Two Fisted Tales  album cover The Long Ryders Two Fisted Tales(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records 5C 208287 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
5C 208380 Bouncing Off The Satellites  album cover The B-52's Bouncing Off The Satellites(LP, Album) Island Records 5C 208380 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
5C 208601 The Christians  album cover The Christians The Christians(LP, Album, Gat) Island Records 5C 208601 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
5I 303400 Rattle And Hum  album cover U2 Rattle And Hum(2xLP, Album) Island Records 5I 303400 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
5Z4034-2 Kimono My House  album cover Sparks Kimono My House(CD, Album, Unofficial) Island Records (2) 5Z4034-2 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
7 A1-90169 Legend: The Best Of Bob Marley And The Wailers  album cover Bob Marley & The Wailers Legend: The Best Of Bob Marley And The Wailers(LP, Comp, Club, RE) Island Records, Island Records 7 A1-90169 US 1986 Sell This Version
7 A1-90231 The Unforgettable Fire  album cover U2 The Unforgettable Fire (Album) 7 A1-90231 US 1984 Sell This Version
7 BF 1 We Are Raving-The Anthem  album cover Slipstreem We Are Raving-The Anthem(7") Boogie Food, Island Records 7 BF 1 UK 1992 Sell This Version
7C 503 400 Rattle And Hum  album cover U2 Rattle And Hum(Cass, Album) Island Records 7C 503 400 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
7E-1020 When The Eagle Flies  album cover Traffic When The Eagle Flies (Album) 7E-1020 US 1974 Sell This Version
7H 408219 The Joshua Tree  album cover U2 The Joshua Tree(Cass, Album) Island Records, Island Records 7H 408219 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
7S-86 New Year's Day = ニュー・イヤーズ・デイ(Special Version)  album cover U2 New Year's Day = ニュー・イヤーズ・デイ(Special Version) (Single) 7S-86 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
7S-94 Sunday Bloody Sunday = ブラディ・サンデー  album cover U2 Sunday Bloody Sunday = ブラディ・サンデー (Single) 7S-94 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
7S-101 Two Hearts Beat As One = トゥ・ハーツ・ビート・アズ・ワン  album cover U2 Two Hearts Beat As One = トゥ・ハーツ・ビート・アズ・ワン (Single) 7S-101 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
7SI-125 プライド = Pride (In The Name Of Love)  album cover U2 プライド = Pride (In The Name Of Love) (Single) 7SI-125 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
8T-4391 Foreigner  album cover Cat Stevens Foreigner(8-Trk, Album, Tan) A&M Records 8T-4391 US 1973 Sell This Version
8X-ILPS 9206 Catch Bull At Four  album cover Cat Stevens Catch Bull At Four(8-Trk, Album) Island Records Ltd. 8X-ILPS 9206 Greece 1972 Sell This Version
8XW-9320 Kossoff/Kirke/Tetsu/Rabbit  album cover Kossoff*, Kirke*, Tetsu*, Rabbit* Kossoff*, Kirke*, Tetsu*, Rabbit* - Kossoff/Kirke/Tetsu/Rabbit(8-Trk, Album) Island Records 8XW-9320 US 1972 Sell This Version
8XW-9336 On The Road  album cover Traffic On The Road (Album) 8XW-9336 US 1973 Sell This Version
8XW 9337 Witness  album cover Spooky Tooth Witness(8-Trk) Island Records 8XW 9337 US 1973 Sell This Version
9 IS 508 866 151/0 Sin  album cover Nine Inch Nails Sin(9", Single) Island Records 9 IS 508 866 151/0 UK 1991 Sell This Version
10 ANN 4 Traditions Beckoning  album cover Courtney Pine Traditions Beckoning(12", EP) Antilles New Directions 10 ANN 4 UK 1988 Sell This Version
10IS 237 Looking For Lewis & Clark  album cover The Long Ryders Looking For Lewis & Clark(10", EP) Island Records 10IS 237 UK 1985 Sell This Version
10 is 350 Trick Of The Light  album cover The Triffids Trick Of The Light(10", Single) Island Records, Island Records 10 is 350 UK 1988 Sell This Version
10 IS 399 5 O'Clock World  album cover Julian Cope 5 O'Clock World(10", EP, Single) Island Records 10 IS 399 UK 1988 Sell This Version
10 IS 476 Got The Time  album cover Anthrax Got The Time(10", Single, Ltd) Island Records, Megaforce Worldwide 10 IS 476 UK & Europe 1990 Sell This Version
10 IS 490 Bring The Noise  album cover Anthrax Bring The Noise(10", Single, Ltd, Num, Pic) Island Records, Megaforce Worldwide 10 IS 490 UK 1991 Sell This Version
10 IS 523 Fly Me Courageous  album cover Drivin' N' Cryin' Fly Me Courageous(10", Comp) Island Records, Island Records 10 IS 523 UK 1992 Sell This Version
10 IS 537 Goin' Out West  album cover Tom Waits Goin' Out West(10", Single, Ltd, Num) Island Records 10 IS 537 UK 1992 Sell This Version
10 IS 559 Linger  album cover The Cranberries Linger(10", EP, Liv) Island Records, Island Records, Island Records 10 IS 559 UK & Europe 1994 Sell This Version
10 ISP 406 China Doll  album cover Julian Cope China Doll(10", Pic) Island Records 10 ISP 406 UK 1989 Sell This Version
10 ISP 484 Head Like A Hole  album cover Nine Inch Nails Head Like A Hole 10 ISP 484 UK 1991 Sell This Version
10WIP 6599 Dance Whatcha Wanna  album cover Various Dance Whatcha Wanna(10", Comp, Mono) Sue Records 10WIP 6599 UK 1980 Sell This Version
10 WIP 6614 Silicone Chip  album cover Basement 5 Silicone Chip(10", Single) Island Records 10 WIP 6614 UK 1980 Sell This Version
12 ALS 2 Al's Records Volume 2  album cover Alex Reece Featuring: DJ Pulse & The Jazz Cartel* Alex Reece Featuring: DJ Pulse & The Jazz Cartel* - Al's Records Volume 2(12") Al's Records, Island Records 12 ALS 2 UK 1996 Sell This Version
12AMPM120 Check It Out (Everybody)  album cover B.M.R* Featuring Felicia* B.M.R* Featuring Felicia* - Check It Out (Everybody)(12") AM:PM, AM:PM 12AMPM120 UK & Europe 1999 Sell This Version
12 ANN 1 Witchi Tia To  album cover Jim Pepper Witchi Tia To(12") Antilles New Directions 12 ANN 1 UK 1987 Sell This Version
12 ANN 11 Songs From Our Underground (Part One)  album cover Courtney Pine Songs From Our Underground (Part One)(12") Antilles 12 ANN 11 UK 1990 Sell This Version
12 ANN 14 So What!  album cover Ronny Jordan So What! (Single) 12 ANN 14 UK & Europe 1992 Sell This Version
12 ANNDJ 14 Ronny Jordan So What!(12", Single, Promo) Antilles 12 ANNDJ 14 UK & Europe 1992 Sell This Version
12ARK 005 DJ Londinium (Kevin Shields Mix)  album cover Archive Londinium (Kevin Shields Mix) 12ARK 005 DJ UK 1996 Sell This Version
12 AXMDJ 1 Mantra  album cover Material Mantra(12", Single, Promo) Axiom 12 AXMDJ 1 UK 1993 Sell This Version
12 AXMDJ 2 Reality  album cover Material Feat. Shabba Ranks Material Feat. Shabba Ranks - Reality(12", Promo) Axiom 12 AXMDJ 2 UK 1993 Sell This Version
12 BLN 2DJ Nush 2  album cover Nush Nush 2(12", Promo) Blunted 12 BLN 2DJ UK 1993 Sell This Version
12 BLN 4 Megawatt Messiah  album cover The Holy Ghost* Megawatt Messiah(12") Blunted, Blunted, Blunted Vinyl 12 BLN 4 UK 1993 Sell This Version
12 BLN 11 Handle With Care E.P  album cover Dave Angel Handle With Care E.P(12", EP, 1/2) Blunted, Island Records 12 BLN 11 UK 1995 Sell This Version
12 BLN 13 U Girls (Look So Sexy)  album cover Nush U Girls (Look So Sexy)(12") Blunted, Island Records 12 BLN 13 UK 1995 Sell This Version
12 BLN 16 DJ Feel The Sunshine  album cover Alex Reece Feel The Sunshine(12", Promo) Blunted, Blunted 12 BLN 16 DJ UK 1995 Sell This Version
12 BLN 19 Turbulence  album cover Speaking In Tongues Turbulence(12") Blunted, Island Records 12 BLN 19 UK 1996 Sell This Version
12 BLND 10 In Flight Entertainment  album cover Dave Angel In Flight Entertainment(2x12") Blunted, Blunted 12 BLND 10 UK & Europe 1994 Sell This Version
12 BLND 13DJ U Girls (Look So Sexy)  album cover Nush U Girls (Look So Sexy)(2x12", Promo) Blunted 12 BLND 13DJ UK 1995 Sell This Version
12BLNX 11 Handle With Care E.P  album cover Dave Angel Handle With Care E.P(12", EP, 2/2) Blunted, Island Records 12BLNX 11 UK & Europe 1995 Sell This Version
12 BRD 264 DJ Pressure  album cover Drizabone Pressure(2x12", Ltd, Promo, Gat) 4th & Broadway, 4th & Broadway 12 BRD 264 DJ UK 1994 Sell This Version
12 BRD 268 DJ Ground Level / Everything  album cover Stereo MC's Ground Level / Everything(2x12", Single, Ltd, Promo) 4th & Broadway, Gee Street 12 BRD 268 DJ UK 1993 Sell This Version
12 BRD 311 DJ Real Love  album cover Drizabone Real Love(12", Single, Promo) 4th & Broadway 12 BRD 311 DJ UK 1995 Sell This Version
12 BRW 1 Need Somebody New  album cover Jamaica Girls Need Somebody New(12") 4th & Broadway 12 BRW 1 UK 1983 Sell This Version
12 BRW 5 Somebody Else's Guy (Remix)  album cover Jocelyn Brown Somebody Else's Guy (Remix) (Single) 12 BRW 5 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12 BRW 7 Your Life  album cover Konk Your Life(12") 4th & Broadway 12 BRW 7 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12 BRW 8 Rock Box  album cover Run D.M.C.* Rock Box(12") 4th & Broadway 12 BRW 8 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12 BRW 9 Get Up Offa That Thing  (Godfather II)  album cover Screamin' Tony Baxter* Get Up Offa That Thing (Godfather II) 12 BRW 9 UK 1984 Sell This Version