Capitol Records

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Captol Records is a major United States record label owned by EMI and located in Hollywood, CA and New York City as part of Capitol Music Group.  EMI is one of the four largest music companies in the world, among Universal Music, Sony BMG and Warner Music. Frank Sinatra, Tina Turner, Nat King Cole, The Beach Boys, The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Cold Play and Radiohead are a few major artists who have recoreded for Capitol Records.  Capitol’s parent company EMI Group is a British music company that owns EMI Music.  EMI has been owned by Terra Firma Capital Partners since August 2007.  Terra Firma Capital Partners is a private equity firm based in London.  Its first investments were in waste management and ex-Ministry of Defense housing, but has recently moved into leisure pub and hotel ownership as well as transportation.

 

 

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~ by chrissymasse on April 20, 2008.

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