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List of the top music companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major music companies includes the largest and most profitable music businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest music companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous music companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the music industry you might want to look to these company names for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big music businesses.

List is made up of a variety of companies, including Yamaha Corporation and Time Warner.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest music companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful music companies?"

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5pb. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Music Companies
Video game, Music 5pb. Inc., is a Japanese video game manufacturer and record label for video game and anime music. 5pb. formed on April 6, 2005 after Chiyomaru Shikura left Scitron to begin the company as its ...more

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Aardvark Records is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Arts, Entertainment Aardvark Records is a British internet promotional music company started by Andrew Reeve and Alex di Savoia, which promotes the genres indie rock, Americana, alt country, dance music, ...more

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Almighty Records is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Music Companies
Music Almighty Records is an English electronic dance music record label established in 1989. Almighty Records specialises in pop song remixes, dance pop, and hi-NRG. The label's record producers, ...more

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AMCR is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Broadcasting

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Anjunabeats is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Arts, Entertainment Anjunabeats is a British record label, started by producers Jonathan "Jono" Grant and Paavo Siljamäki in 2000 which releases trance music. The first 12" record was titled ...more

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Applied Media Technologies Cor... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Music Companies
Applied Media Technologies Corporation Music Applied Media Technologies Corporation is a Tampa, Florida-based provider of commercial sound equipment, "on hold" messaging to US and Canadian businesses under the brand name ...more

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Aquaplus is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Music Companies
Aquaplus Restaurant, Video game, Music Aquaplus, formally U-Office and Aqua, is a Japanese company which main specializes in the publishing and distribution of visual novels under their brand Leaf which produces adult games, and ...more

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ARC Music is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Music Companies
ARC Music Music, Arts, Entertainment ARC Music Productions International Limited is a specialist world music and folk music label based in West Sussex, United Kingdom. Established in 1976, it was the first record label exclusively ...more

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Backstreet Records is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Music Companies
Backstreet Records Music Backstreet Records was an MCA Records subsidiary label founded in 1979 by Danny Bramson, who at the time was executive director of MCA's Universal Amphitheatre. The name was derived from the ...more

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Bad Boy Records is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Music Companies
Bad Boy Records Music Bad Boy Records is a record label founded in 1993 by producer/rapper/entrepreneur Sean "Diddy" Combs. Today, it operates as a division of Universal Music Group, and is distributed by ...more

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Bang is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Music Companies
Bang Advertising, Music BANG is a music and audio post production company based in New York City which creates original music and provides music supervision, sound design and audio production services for advertising, ...more

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Behringer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Music Companies
Manufacturing, Music Behringer is an audio equipment company founded by Uli Behringer in 1989, in Willich, Germany. Behringer was listed as the 14th largest manufacturer of music products in 2007. Behringer is a ...more

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Boosey & Hawkes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Music Companies
Music Boosey & Hawkes is a British music publisher purported to be the largest specialist classical music publisher in the world. Until 2003, it was also a major manufacturer of brass, string and ...more

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Broccoli is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Music Companies
Broccoli Retail, Music Broccoli Co., Ltd. is a Japanese media company that publishes manga, anime, and video games through its various subsidiaries.

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BTM Music Group Inc. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Music Companies
Music This is a private Work-For-Hire production label. No additional information is available.

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CAPP Records is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Music Companies
CAPP Records Music CAPP Records Inc. is an American record label and sync licensing company based in the San Francisco Bay Area of California which was founded in 1995 by Dominique C. Toulon & Marc J. Oshry. ...more

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CJ E&M Music Performance Divis... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Music Companies
CJ E&M Music Performance Division Music, Arts, Entertainment CJ E&M Music Performance Division, also known as CJ E&M Music and Live, is a South Korean entertainment company headquartered in Seoul, South Korea which produces, broadcasts, ...more

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Concord Music Group is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Music Companies
Concord Music Group Music, Arts, Entertainment Concord Music Group is a wholly owned independent music company based in Beverly Hills, California, with world-wide distribution through Universal Music Group. Concord Music Group's active ...more

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Corporation is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Music Companies
Corporation Music Corporation is an independent live music venue and nightclub located in city centre of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. Corporation is known for hosting live music from touring bands and ...more

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Cris Morena Group is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Music Companies
Music Cris Morena Group is a production company, in charge of creating mostly youth programming and formats. Founded in 2002 by Cris Morena, it is one of the main production companies in Argentina and ...more

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Def Jam Recordings is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Music Companies
Video game, Music, Arts Def Jam Recordings is an American record label, focused predominantly on hip hop and urban music, owned by Universal Music Group. In the UK, the label takes on the name Def Jam UK and is ...more

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Definitive Jux is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Music Companies
Definitive Jux Music Definitive Jux is an independent record label based in New York City, United States. It was co-founded in 1999 by Jaime Meline and Amaechi Uzoigwe.

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Diagnosis... DON'T! reCoRdings is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Music Companies
Diagnosis... DON'T! reCoRdings Music

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Disc Makers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Music Companies
Manufacturing, Music, Compact Disc manufacturing

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Diskoton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Music Companies
Diskoton Music Diskoton was a major record label in SFR Yugoslavia, based in Sarajevo, Socialist Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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DMX is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Music Companies
DMX Music DMX, a Mood Media company, is a "multi-sensory" branding agency based in Austin, Texas. DMX also provides music for cable and satellite television networks worldwide, including

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DSP Media is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Music Companies
DSP Media Music, Arts, Entertainment DSP Media, formerly known as DSP Entertainment, is a Korean entertainment company, headquartered in Seoul, South Korea that was established in 1991 by Lee HoYeon. DSP Media entered the K-pop ...more

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Entertainment One is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Music Companies
Television Broadcasting, Music, Film Entertainment One Ltd., also known as eOne, is an international entertainment corporation operating in Canada, the U.S., the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Benelux, Spain, France, Germany, ...more

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ECA Records is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Music Companies
ECA Records Music, Arts, Entertainment ECA Records is a record label based in New York. Its most notable artists are The Number 12 Looks Like You and its alumni artist Senses Fail, of whom they released the debut EP.

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Econore is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Music Companies
Econore Music Independen DIY-Label focussing on Noise, Ambient, Drones and Experimental music.

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Ektaar Music Ltd is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Music Companies
Ektaar Music Ltd Music Ektaar Music Ltd is a Bangladeshi record label based in Dhaka. Ektaar Music Limited was launched on 30 September 2002 by Sadruddin Khan, Ziauddin Khan, Sheikh Monirul Alam, Thein Han Maung and ...more

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Electronic Arts Recordings is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Music Companies
Electronic Arts Recordings Music

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EMI is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Music Companies
Music industry, Media, Music industry EMI Group Limited, also known as EMI Music or simply EMI, was a British multinational music recording and publishing company, and electronics device and systems manufacturing company, ...more

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EMI Music Japan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Music Companies
EMI Music Japan Music EMI Music Japan Inc., was one of Japan's leading music companies. It became a wholly owned subsidiary of British music company EMI Group Ltd. in June 30, 2007 after Toshiba sold off its previous ...more

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Extraphone is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Arts, Entertainment Еxtraphone - trademark of the Closed Joint Stock Corporation Rays Lis', is one of the most important players in the field of show-business in Russia.

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GMA Artist Center is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Music Companies
GMA Artist Center Music, Arts, Entertainment GMA Artist Center is a major talent agency and producer in the Philippines that was founded by Felipe Gozon. GMAAC provides actors and directors for film outfits such as for Regal Entertainment ...more

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Go! Discs is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Arts, Entertainment Go! Discs was a Hammersmith, London based record label, launched in 1983 by Andy MacDonald and Lesley Symons. With artists like Billy Bragg, The Housemartins and later The Beautiful South, it ...more

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GoConnect is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Music Companies
Media, Telecommunications, Music

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Gold Typhoon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Film Gold Typhoon Group is an independent, China-based entertainment company. Gold Label was founded in 2003 in Hong Kong, launched with the support of EMI, and acquired EMI Music Taiwan / EMI Music ...more

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Great Big Island is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Music Companies
Great Big Island Music Great Big Island is an independent record label based in Washington State.

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GRGDN is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Arts, Entertainment GRGDN is a Turkish music production and artist management company as well as a record label based in Istanbul. The name of the company originates from the Turkish word gergedan which means ...more

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Halaqah Media is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Film Halaqah Media Group is a multimedia publishing company founded in 1998, located in London, with offices in South Africa, USA and Ethiopia. Halaqah Media is a Film documentary and Feature Film ...more

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Harthouse is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Music Companies
Harthouse Music Harthouse is a German record label specializing in techno music. The company was founded by Sven Väth in the early 1990s as a sublabel of Eye Q Records with the divisions Harthouse ...more

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Hed Kandi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Music Companies
Hed Kandi Music Hed Kandi is a UK-based record label, events and music brand. Its back catalogue includes both artist albums and dance music compilations.

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HITT Production is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Arts, Entertainment HITT Production or HITT Müzik & Prodüksiyon is a Turkish record label and production company established by pop singer Tarkan in 1997, located in Levent, Beşiktaş, Istanbul. ...more

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Instant Live is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Music Companies
Music Instant Live is a service by Live Nation which provides for the distribution of digital live recordings of concerts and music events, available soon after a performance has ended. Music is ...more

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İstanbul Plak is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Arts, Entertainment İstanbul Plak is a music publishing company of Turkey, established in 1963 and based in Unkapanı, Istanbul.

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J Storm is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Film J Storm, Inc. is a Japanese music and film company owned by Johnny & Associates. It was established on November 12, 2001, initially as a label for the Johnny's group, Arashi, after which it ...more

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JamGlue is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Computer, Remix Jamglue is a thriving online community for creating and personalizing audio. We let you upload and record music, remix it online, and share your hot mixes with everyone. On Jamglue, it's simple ...more

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Johnny & Associates is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Music Companies
Music, Arts, Entertainment Johnny & Associates, Inc. is a talent agency formed by Johnny Kitagawa in 1962. Johnny & Associates trains and promotes groups of male idols, collectively known as "Johnny's", ...more