EMI Music France

  1. David Guetta Re-Signs With EMI, 'The Best Team on the Planet'

    July 03, 2012 8:17 AM EDT After eleven years on the roster, French electronic artist, DJ, producer and collaborator to the stars David Guetta has extended his contract with EMI Music, the label group announced today. EMI is home to me," says Guetta, whose first single ...

  2. French Export Sales Jumped 12 Percent in 2010, Says Bureau Export

    February 23, 2012 1:30 PM EST Sales of exported recorded music produced in France jumped 12% in 2010 to €55 million ($73.1 million) with 36% coming from digital sales (18% in 2009), according to the latest figures unveiled by the French Music Bureau Export. The jump came from ...

  3. EMI Music France Acquires Stake in PlayOn

    January 12, 2012 1:15 PM EST EMI Music France has acquired a "significant" stake in PlayOn. Why would EMI Music France invest in a company that releases DVDs, produces live theatrical events, works with musical artists and is generally involved with music rights? &q ...

  4. The Full List: The Billboard Music App Submissions

    September 09, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Best Artist-Based App Submissions Dream Theater, "JR Hexatone Pro" Artificial Life, Inc., "Linkin Park 8-Bit Rebellion!" Warner Bros. Records, "Linkin Park 8-Bit Rebellion!" Mobile Roadie, "Linkin Park" Mobi ...

  5. Gatfield Cites 'Lack Of Confidence' In A&R

    October 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Nick Gatfield, EMI Music's president of A&R Labels, North America and U.K., has outlined his approach to developing artists and expressed his concern about A&R departments in his first high-profile appearance at an industry event sinc ...

  6. Telecom Italia Launches AliceMusic In France

    December 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Telecom Italia, which operates France's fourth ISP under the Alice brand, has launched an "all-you-can-eat" music service, AliceMusic. The service is available at no additional charge to subscribers of Alicebox, Alice's integra ...

  7. Distribution Fusion III To Oversee EMI French Catalog

    April 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Montreal-based Distribution Fusion III will begin handling the promotion, marketing and distribution of EMI Music France's French-language repertoire in Canada, effective May 28th. The catalog had been distributed in Canada by EMI Music Canad ...

  8. Ascoli Named Virgin France MD

    March 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Philippe Ascoli has returned to Virgin Music France. Ascoli has been appointed managing director of Virgin France, succeeding Laurent Chapeau, who has been upped to VP of international marketing for Continental Europe, parent company EMI Group sai ...

  9. Cecillon Promotes EMI Exec Trio

    February 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST EMI Music International chairman/CEO JF Cecillon has identified an executive to take over day-to-day duties for the major's French company, and has appointed a new international CFO. With effect from today (Feb. 6), Nathalie Collin takes resp ...

  10. EMI, Archos Pre-Load Depeche Mode

    October 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST EMI Music France and French multimedia device manufacturer Archos have launched two limited-edition portable players pre-loaded with music and videos from British alternative rock act Depeche Mode. EMI Music France and French multimedia device man ...

  11. EMI France Launches EMI Mobile

    August 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music France has launched a self-branded WAP (wireless application protocol) site. EMI Music France has launched a self-branded WAP (wireless application protocol) site. The "EMI Mobile" service is currently live on Gallery, the mult ...

  12. France's SNEP Elects Lameignère Pres

    June 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Christophe Lameignère, chairman and CEO of Sony BMG France, was elected president of labels body SNEP during its annual general meeting June 22 in Paris. Christophe Lameignère, chairman and CEO of Sony BMG France, was elected president of ...

  13. EMI France Strengthens Exec Team

    March 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST EMI Music Continental Europe chairman/CEO Jean-François Cecillon has unveiled an executive reshuffle at the French company, which he says heralds a "new generation of managers." EMI Music Continental Europe chairman/CEO Jean-Fra ...

  14. Aznavour Pushes EC For Copyright Extension

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Barroso meets industry chiefs in Brussels. French crooner Charles Aznavour and industry representatives met European Commission president José Manuel Barroso in Brussels today (Nov. 29) to push for an extension to European Union copyright protecti ...

  15. Aznavour Pushes EC For Copyright Extension

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST French crooner Charles Aznavour and industry representatives met European Commission president José Manuel Barroso in Brussels today (Nov. 29) to push for an extension to European Union copyright French crooner Charles Aznavour and indust ...

  16. France-bound Ascoli To Launch New Label

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Virgin Music U.K. managing director Philippe Ascoli is returning to his native France to establish a new joint-venture label. Virgin Music U.K. managing director Philippe Ascoli is returning to his native France to establish a new joint-venture la ...

  17. De Buretel Partners With WMI

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Music Continental Europe president Emmanuel de Buretel has inked an exclusive global licensing deal with Warner Music International for his new venture, Because Music. The deal excludes Fra LONDON -- Former EMI Music Continental Europe ...

  18. De Buretel Partners With WMI

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Music Continental Europe president Emmanuel de Buretel has inked an exclusive global licensing deal with Warner Music International for his new venture, Because Music. The deal excludes Fra Former EMI Music Continental Europe president ...

  19. De Buretel Partners With WMI

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Music Continental Europe president Emmanuel de Buretel has inked an exclusive global licensing deal with Warner Music International for his new venture, Because Music. The deal excludes Fra Former EMI Music Continental Europe president ...

  20. France Investigates EMI, FNAC In Copy Control Case

    August 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music France and music retailer FNAC have been placed under investigation by a magistrate at a court in Nanterre, near Paris. PARIS -- Controversial copy-protection technology is once again causing legal trouble for companies in France. EMI Mu ...

  21. Warner's De Souza Joins EMI France

    July 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Continental Europe chairman/CEO Jean Francois Cecillon continues to realign the management team of its French company with the appointment of Michel de Souza as its GM and commercial and ope EMI Music Continental Europe chairman/CEO Jean ...

  22. EMI France Pres Tong Cuong To Exit

    July 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music France president Eric Tong Cuong is leaving the company after 16 month in the role. EMI Music France president Eric Tong Cuong is leaving the company after 16 month in the role. The announcement was made today (July 20) by London-based E ...

  23. Cecillon Returns To EMI, De Buretel Exits

    March 31, 2004 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Records Group U.K. president/CEO Jean-Francois Cecillon has returned to the record business. He was appointed president of EMI Music Continental Europe today, replacing Emmanuel De Buretel, Former EMI Records Group U.K. president/CEO Je ...

  24. Cecillon Returns To EMI, De Buretel Exits

    March 31, 2004 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Records Group U.K. president/CEO Jean-Francois Cecillon has returned to the record business. He was appointed president of EMI Music Continental Europe today, replacing Emmanuel De Buretel, Former EMI Records Group U.K. president/CEO Je ...