東芝EMI 株式会社 (record company, do not use! - check obi, back or disc for imprint! Ended 2007-06-29)
No releases should be here.
"TOSHIBA-EMI LIMITED" often appears as the phonographic copyright - ignore that!
***P catalog number - Imports:
TOCT catalog number - Japanese domestic releases:
- Capitol Records (Japan)
- EMI Records (Japan)
- TM FACTORY
- Toshiba Records
- Virgin Records (Japan)
- Virgin Tokyo (defunct 2004)
- Virgin DCT (defunct 2004?)
Toshiba-EMI became EMI Music Japan on 2007.06.30.
EMI Music Japan Inc. (株式会社EMIミュージック・ジャパン, Kabushiki gaisha ĪEmuAi Myūjikku Japan?) (formerly Toshiba EMI (東芝イーエムアイ株式会社, Tōshiba ĪEmuAi Kabushiki kaisha?)), was one of Japan's leading music companies. It became a wholly owned subsidiary of British music company EMI Group Ltd. in June 30, 2007 after Toshiba sold off its previous 45% stake. The current CEO and president is Kazuhiko Koike. When EMI Music Japan was trading as Toshiba-EMI, it was involved with the production of anime. On April 1, 2013, the label was absorbed into Universal Music Japan as a sublabel under the name EMI Records Japan.Continue reading at Wikipedia...