Topic: EMI Inks Deals With Four Major Record Companies

Warner, Sony, EMI, Universal on board

It was just last May that social music platform began rolling out to the public, letting users spin records for each other in online chat rooms, but the company…

Universal and Sony Buy EMI for $4.1 Billion

Record company splits in two

One of Britain’s most famous record companies, EMI, has been bought in two deals with Sony and Vivendi’s Universal Music. The company will now be split into two divisions. Universal…

Virgin Media Close to Deal for Digital Music Service

A trial could launch as early as this summer

In early 2009, Virgin Media announced that it was planning an unlimited music download subscription service in partnership with Universal Music, but none of the other major labels signed on.…