Chrysalis Records Ltd.

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Record company (copyright holder) behind the label Chrysalis, operating under this name since 1 May 1970. Formerly incorporated as Chrysalis Productions Ltd.

The roots of the company were co-founded by Chris Wright CBE and Terry Ellis in 1968.
On 6 August 1987 the company acquired Dover Records Ltd., followed on 21 Oct 1987 by the acquisition of the entire share capital of Chrysalis GmbH. In 1988 Chrysalis Records Ltd was acquired by EMI Records Ltd.
In 2016 Parlophone Records Ltd. (formerly known as EMI Records Ltd.) sold the company to Blue Raincoat Music although it retained the rights to several former Chrysalis catalogues, assigning them to Parlophone Records Ltd. plus the right to use the Chrysalis branding on these.

The label is now operated in partnership with Reservoir Media Management.

Also seen printed as:
· Chrysalis Records Limited
· Chrysalis Records, Ltd.
- Chrysalis Records Ltd
- Chrysalis Records Ltd. England

Full legal entity name: Chrysalis Records Limited
UK Company number: 00938986
Incorporated: 18 September 1968 as 'Chrysalis Productions Limited'
Name change: 1 May 1970 - this page
Immediate parent: Blue Raincoat Music Limited (UK Company number 05075712)
Ultimate parent: Reservoir Media, Inc. (registered in USA)

Parent Label:Blue Raincoat Music, Limited
Sublabels:Blue Guitar, Chrysalis Catalogue, Chrysalis Records GmbH, Dover Records Ltd., Ensign Records Ltd.
Contact Info:

Registered office address:
Victoria House
1 Leonard Circus
United Kingdom

(all obsolete):
Charles House
5-11 Regent Street
United Kingdom

304 Westbourne Studios,
242 Acklam Rd,
London, W10 5JJ

Charles House, 5-11 Regent Street,
London, SW1Y 4LR

90 High Holborn,
London, WC1V 6XX

27 Wrights Lane,
London, W8 5SW

EMI House, 43 Brook Green,
London, W6 7EF ,


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