EMI Music U.K.

  1. Harris To Head EMI U.K. Biz Development

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Giles Harris has been named head of business development at EMI Music U.K., with immediate effect. Giles Harris has been named head of business development at EMI Music U.K., with immediate effect. He transfers from his current post as head of bus ...

  2. All We Need Is 'Love,' Says Retailers

    November 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST An undoubted masterclass in creativity, the new Beatles album project "Love" is also shaping up to be a massive commercial success. Initial shipments ahead of the Monday (Nov. 20) international releas An undoubted masterclass in creativi ...

  3. All We Need Is 'Love,' Says Retailers

    November 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST An undoubted masterclass in creativity, the new Beatles album project "Love" is also shaping up to be a massive commercial success. Initial shipments ahead of the Monday (Nov. 20) international releas An undoubted masterclass in creativi ...

  4. Innovative MSN Campaign For Parlophone's Allen

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music U.K. label Parlophone today (Oct. 5) rolled out a customized MSN campaign for its rising young signing Lily Allen. EMI Music U.K. label Parlophone today (Oct. 5) rolled out a customized MSN campaign for its rising young signing Lily Alle ...

  5. Innovative MSN Campaign For Parlophone's Allen

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music U.K. label Parlophone today (Oct. 5) rolled out a customized MSN campaign for its rising young signing Lily Allen. EMI Music U.K. label Parlophone today (Oct. 5) rolled out a customized MSN campaign for its rising young signing Lily Alle ...

  6. EMI, T-Mobile Trial Ad-Supported Mobile Videos

    September 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music and leading mobile operator T-Mobile are testing an advertising-supported mobile video service in the United Kingdom. EMI Music and leading mobile operator T-Mobile are testing an advertising-supported mobile video service in the United ...

  7. Digital Rights Management (DRM) News And Analysis

    August 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT U.K.'s ERA Throws Support Behind MP3 Britain's Entertainment Retailers Assn. has entered into the debate on DRM-free music. Nov 21, 2007 - Billboard.Biz - By Lars Brandle UCJ Strips DRM For Online Trial Universal Music Classics & Jaz ...

  8. Angel Strengthens Exec Team

    June 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Poston, Christidis take key roles. EMI Music U.K. senior VP Mark Collen has beefed-up the executive structure of his Angel Music Group. Mark Poston, a long-time EMI Australia executive, has been appointed to the new post as director, Angel Music G ...

  9. Placebo Proves Strong Medicine In Europe

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Anglo-American-Swedish trio Placebo delivers its traditionally powerful first European sales week to debut on European Top 100 Albums at No. 1 with its fifth studio set "Meds" (Virgin). Anglo-American-Swedish trio Placebo delivers its tr ...

  10. Placebo Proves Strong Medicine In Europe

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Anglo-American-Swedish trio Placebo delivers its traditionally powerful first European sales week to debut on European Top 100 Albums at No. 1 with its fifth studio set "Meds" (Virgin). Anglo-American-Swedish trio Placebo delivers its tr ...

  11. Gilmour's 'Island' Yields Chart Treasure

    March 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST There's a new No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums, as David Gilmour's third solo set "On An Island" (EMI) goes straight to the top for the vocalist/guitarist best-known as a member of Pink Floyd. "Island There's a new No ...

  12. Gilmour's 'Island' Yields Chart Treasure

    March 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Floyd star's solo set opens at Euro chart peak. There's a new No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums, as David Gilmour's third solo set "On An Island" (EMI) goes straight to the top for the vocalist/guitarist best-known as a mem ...

  13. Parlophone Names Coxon A&R Head

    February 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST Nigel Coxon has been appointed head of A&R at EMI Music U.K. and Ireland label Parlophone, with immediate effect. "I can't wait to start work on the next phase of artist development with Nigel as Nigel Coxon has been appointed he ...

  14. Terry Rises To GM At Virgin U.K.

    February 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Mark Terry has been elevated to the new role as GM, Virgin Records U.K., with immediate effect. Mark Terry has been elevated to the new role as GM, Virgin Records U.K., with immediate effect. Terry joined Virgin in 1991 initially as press officer. ...

  15. EMI Rolls Out 200,000 Songs For T-Mobile

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST EMI Music has concluded a pan-European deal to make more than 200,000 of its tracks available to international mobile-phone carrier T-Mobile's 60 million-plus customers. EMI Music has concluded a pan-European deal to make more than 200,000 of ...

  16. Robbie Continues 'Intensive' Run Atop Euro Chart

    November 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST EMI Music U.K. and Ireland celebrated yesterday's successful first-half results by retaining top place on European Top 100 Albums with Robbie Williams' "Intensive Care" (Chrysalis) and adding a new en EMI Music U.K. and Ireland ...

  17. Robbie Williams Takes 'Intensive Care' Of Euro Charts

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams goes straight to the top of Billboard's European Top 100 Albums with "Intensive Care" (Chrysalis), amassing an impressive collection of first-week No.1 rankings. The album outsells all Robbie Williams goes straight t ...

  18. Robbie Williams Takes 'Intensive Care' Of Euro Charts

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST New set ships 1.5 million units. Robbie Williams goes straight to the top of Billboard's European Top 100 Albums with "Intensive Care" (Chrysalis), amassing an impressive collection of first-week No.1 rankings. The album outsells al ...

  19. Franz Ferdinand Has It 'So Much Better'

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sophomore album debuts at No.1 in Euro chart. Franz Ferdinand's sophomore album "You Could Have It So Much Better" (Domino) makes a winning start across Europe, entering Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart at No.1. Meanwh ...

  20. Franz Ferdinand Has It 'So Much Better'

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sophomore album debuts at No.1 in Euro chart. Franz Ferdinand's sophomore album "You Could Have It So Much Better" (Domino) makes a winning start across Europe, entering Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart at No.1. Meanwh ...

  21. EMI And 3 In Video Deal

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Wireless operator to access EMI's catalog. EMI Music U.K. is to supply its catalog of full-length music videos for distribution on 3, the country's first dedicated third-generation (3G) cell-phone network. The deal is the first of its ki ...

  22. EMI And 3 In Video Deal

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Wireless operator to access EMI's catalog. EMI Music U.K. is to supply its catalog of full-length music videos for distribution on 3, the country's first dedicated third-generation (3G) cell-phone network. The deal is the first of its ki ...

  23. EMI And 3 In Video Deal

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Wireless operator to access EMI's catalog. EMI Music U.K. is to supply its catalog of full-length music videos for distribution on 3, the country's first dedicated third-generation (3G) cell-phone network. The deal is the first of its ki ...

  24. EMI Pub Signs Mary Poppins Star

    September 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Laura Michelle Kelly's debut due in 2006. EMI Music Publishing U.K. has signed a worldwide exclusive song-writing agreement with Laura Michelle Kelly, currently playing the title role in the musical "Mary Poppins" in London's W ...

  25. EMI Pub Signs Mary Poppins Star

    September 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Laura Michelle Kelly's debut due on Angel in 2006. EMI Music Publishing U.K. has signed a worldwide exclusive song-writing agreement with Laura Michelle Kelly, currently playing the title role in the musical "Mary Poppins" in London ...

  26. EMI's Collen Bolsters Angel Label Group

    August 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music U.K. senior VP Mark Collen has unveiled the executive structure for his newly-named Angel Music Group. Collen was appointed on May 1 to oversee the new division, which sits alongside the Cap EMI Music U.K. senior VP Mark Collen has unvei ...

  27. EMI Wins World Rights For Live 8 DVDs

    June 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI has secured the worldwide DVD rights to July 2 Live 8 concerts in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, France, Germany and Italy. EMI has secured the worldwide DVD rights to July 2 Live 8 concerts in the United Kingdom, United States, Ca ...

  28. Gorillaz Start At European Chart Summit

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT After four years of monkeying about, British "cartoon" pop band Gorillaz has opened this week at the peak of European Top 100 Albums with "Demon Days." The act's sophomore set is new at No. 1 in the After four years of mon ...

  29. Gorillaz Start At European Chart Summit

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT After four years of monkeying about, British "cartoon" pop band Gorillaz has opened this week at the peak of European Top 100 Albums with "Demon Days." The act's sophomore set is new at No. 1 in the After four years of mon ...

  30. 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 ...

  31. Collen Returns To EMI U.K. Fold

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran EMI executive Mark Collen has been elevated to helm a new label group within the major's U.K. business. Veteran EMI executive Mark Collen has been elevated to helm a new label group within the major's U.K. business. As senior VP, ...

  32. Lauriot-Prevost Takes Over EMI's Global Marketing

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Matthieu Lauriot-Prevost has been promoted to senior VP of global marketing, in charge of the marketing of EMI Music's repertoire around the world. Matthieu Lauriot-Prevost has been promoted to senior VP of global marketing, in charge of the ...

  33. Collen Returns To EMI U.K. Fold

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran EMI executive Mark Collen has been elevated to helm a new label group within the major's U.K. business. Veteran EMI executive Mark Collen has been elevated to helm a new label group within the major's U.K. business. As senior VP, ...

  34. Coldplay Hits No. 1 On All 15 iTunes Stores

    April 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 'Speed of Sound' issued April 19 as download only. Coldplay's single "Speed of Sound" reached No. 1 on all 15 iTunes Music Stores worldwide only one day after its April 19 release. EMI Music U.K. & Ireland says the sin ...

  35. Coldplay Hits No. 1 On All 15 iTunes Stores

    April 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's single "Speed of Sound" reached No. 1 on all 15 iTunes Music Stores worldwide only one day after its April 19 release. Coldplay's single "Speed of Sound" reached No. 1 on all 15 iTunes Music Stores worldwid ...

  36. Midem Adds Live Music Business Sessions

    December 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST The 2005 Midem conference, set for Jan. 23-27 in Cannes, will for the first time feature an event focusing on the live music sector. The Live Music Network, organized in partnership with the Music Man The 2005 Midem conference, set for Jan. 23-27 ...

  37. Midem Adds Live Music Business Sessions

    December 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST The 2005 Midem conference, set for Jan. 23-27 in Cannes, will for the first time feature an event focusing on the live music sector. The Live Music Network, organized in partnership with the Music Man The 2005 Midem conference, set for Jan. 23-27 ...

  38. EMI Cont'l Europe Names Chris Kennedy CFO

    November 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Music Continental Europe in London continues to restructure under chairman/CEO Jean-Francois Cecillon. EMI Music Continental Europe in London continues to restructure under chairman/CEO Jean-Francois Cecillon. Chris Kennedy, who was CFO of EMI ...

  39. EMI Creates E-mail Marketing Post

    November 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Music U.K. aims to step up its e-mail marketing activities through the appointment of Shai Eilon to the new role of manager of customer relationship management. EMI Music U.K. aims to step up its e-mail marketing activities through the appoint ...

  40. Robbie's Hits Readied For Mobile Market

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Robbie Williams' "Greatest Hits" is to be released on a memory card format compatible with cell phones and hand-held computers, thanks to a pact struck by EMI Music U.K. and British telecommunications Robbie Williams' "Gre ...

  41. Robbie's Hits Readied For Mobile Market

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Robbie Williams' "Greatest Hits" is to be released on a memory card format compatible with cell phones and hand-held computers, thanks to a pact struck by EMI Music U.K. and British telecommunications Robbie Williams' "Gre ...

  42. Nelson Takes A&R Duties At EMI's Innocent

    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT EMI has signalled its commitment to pop imprint Innocent through the appointment of Jamie Nelson as its director of A&R. With immediate effect, Nelson is tasked with overseeing the A&R strateg EMI has signalled its commitment to po ...

  43. Hut To Become Part Of Virgin U.K.

    April 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Virgin U.K. imprint Hut Recordings has ceased to operate as a stand-alone unit and has been folded into its parent company. Virgin U.K. imprint Hut Recordings has ceased to operate as a stand-alone unit and has been folded into its parent company. ...

  44. Hut To Become Part Of Virgin U.K.

    April 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Virgin U.K. imprint Hut Recordings has ceased to operate as a stand-alone unit and has been folded into its parent company. Virgin U.K. imprint Hut Recordings has ceased to operate as a stand-alone unit and has been folded into its parent company. ...

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