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List of Music Companies

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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.