EMI Recorded Music Australia
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Parent company
Founded1948 (1948)
Country of originAustralia
LocationSydney, New South Wales
Official websitewww.emimusic.com.au

EMI Recorded Music Australia Pty Ltd (called EMI Music Australia until May 2013) is an Australian imprint of Universal Music Australia, formerly a subsidiary label of EMI Recordings Ltd and, between 1979 and 1996, that of Thorn EMI.[1][2] It is Australia's largest major dance music label as well it was one of Australia's largest major labels overall until the Universal acquisition. Corporate headquarters are located in Sydney, Australia.

Current artists

Some artists are from EMI Records (UK) and Capitol Music Group (U.S.), but distributed in Australia by EMI.

Former artists


EMI Music Australia releases its own compilations and singles, most of which are mixed by prolific DJs from Australia and occasionally overseas although rarely release compilations mixed in-house.

See also


  1. ^ "EMI: a giant at war with itself". The Telegraph. 18 January 2008.
  2. ^ "Vote solid for Thorn demerger". Independent. 17 August 1996.