About Us

Sony Music is home to the most loved and commercially successful artists in the world.

About Us

Sony Music is home to the most loved and commercially successful artists in the world. 

In 1887, Columbia was formed – which, to this day, remains the oldest label in the history of the recording industry.

From there, Sony Music evolved, amassing the best in the business to create a world class record label and industry leader. In the UK, labels such as Columbia, RCA, Syco, Commercial Group, Red Essential, Relentless, Black Butter and Insanity all make up the Sony Music family. Sony Music is the home to the world’s greatest artists past and present such as Beyoncé, Foo Fighters, One Direction, Britney Spears, Usher, Justin Timberlake, John Legend, Meghan Trainor, Mark Ronson, Miley Cyrus, Calvin Harris, Pharrell Williams, George Ezra, Olly Murs, Paloma Faith, Bob Dylan, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Bruce Springsteen, Céline Dion, Barbra Streisand, Luther Vandross, Dolly Parton, AC/DC, Manic Street Preachers and The Clash.

Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a current roster that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars. The company boasts a vast catalogue that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.

The Chairman and CEO of Sony Music UK is Jason Iley.