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 catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. It is home to premier record labels representing music from every genre, including Arista Nashville, Beach Street/Reunion Records, Bystorm Entertainment, Columbia Nashville, Columbia Records, Day 1, Epic Records, Essential Records, Kemosabe Records, Legacy Recordings, MASTERWORKS, Polo Grounds, RCA Inspiration, RCA Nashville, RCA Records, Sony Classical, Sony Music Latin, Star Time International, Syco Music, Vested in Culture and Volcano. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.

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Parent CompanySony
HQNew York, US
Sony Music was founded in 1/1/2008 and is headquartered in New York, US

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Key People/Management at Sony Music

Rob Stringer

Rob Stringer

Chief Executive Officer
Doug Morris

Doug Morris

Kevin Kelleher

Kevin Kelleher

Chief Operating Officer
Amanda Collins

Amanda Collins

EVP & Global Head of Corporate Communications
Carmine Coppola

Carmine Coppola

EVP & Chief Financial Officer
Ron Perry

Ron Perry

Chairman & CEO, Columbia Records
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Sony Music Office Locations

Sony Music has offices in New York, Capital Federal, East Sydney, Brussel and in 8 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
25 Madison Ave
Capital Federal, AR
José Antonio Cabrera 6027
East Sydney, AU
11-19 Hargrave St
Brussel, BE
Hooikaai 55
Copenhagen, DK
Vognmagergade 7
Helsinki, FI
Tallberginkatu 2 A
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Sony Music News and Updates

Rhapsody International Inc. and Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. Launch High-Resolution Audio Streaming Experience in Japan

SEATTLE, Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhapsody International Inc. and Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc., or "SMEJ," today announced the formal launch of the label's on demand, high resolution streaming music service called "mora qualitas" in Japan. The premier service allows Japanese...

Sony Music Masterworks Acquires Leading Soundtrack Label Milan Records

NEW YORK, July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music Masterworks today announced it has acquired Milan Records, an international leader in film and television scores and soundtracks. Founded over 40 years ago by Emmanuel Chamboredon, Milan Records has released the soundtracks to renowned...

Hollywood Access, Inc. Partners with Warner/Chappell Writer, Sha Sha Jones, and Distributors, Big Top Entertainment and the Orchard Sony Music Entertainment, to Launch the Music Career of Child Prodigy, Chloe J

LAS VEGAS, June 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas based entertainment company, Hollywood Access, Inc., teams up with Warner/Chappell Music writer, Sha Sha Jones, known for her contributions to such artists as Tamar Braxton, Omarion, and Mya to pen, KRAWLZ, the first release of child...

Men In Black™: International Original Motion Picture Soundtrack With Music By Danny Elfman & Chris Bacon Available June 7 Via Sony Music Masterworks

NEW YORK, June 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music announces the release of MEN IN BLACK™: INTERNATIONAL (ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK) with music by DANNY ELFMAN and CHRIS BACON. One of the most acclaimed and distinctive film composers of his generation, Danny Elfman returns to Men...

The Upside Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Available January 18 From Sony Music Masterworks

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music announces the release of THE UPSIDE (ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK) with music by renowned film composer and newly-signed Sony Music Masterworks artist Rob Simonsen (The Front Runner, Foxcatcher, 500 Days of Summer). Available...

SPIDER-MAN™: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Presents A VERY SPIDEY CHRISTMAS Available Now From Sony Music Masterworks

NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the holiday season, SPIDER-MAN™: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE – A VERY SPIDEY CHRISTMAS EP is available from Sony Music Masterworks. Voiced by cast members of the Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation critically-acclaimed hit...
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Sony Music Blogs

From Rob Stringer: In Response to Sony’s COVID-19 Global Relief Fund

Following the announcement of Sony Corporation’s COVID-19 Global Relief Fund, Sony Music Group Chairman Rob Stringer sent a personal note to all SMG employees. To continue our efforts of transparency and togetherness during this time of isolation and social distancing, Stringer’s note is shared belo…

Neon Hum Debuts New Podcast “Telescope” to Explore Stories of Humanity in the Age of Isolation

New York, NY – March 23, 2020 – Acclaimed podcast production house Neon Hum today announced the debut of “Telescope,” a new series focused on the personal stories of people all around the world dealing with the profound and wide-raging effects of COVID-19 and social distancing in their day-to-day li…


Los Angeles and New York – March 19, 2020 – Actor, comedian, producer and screenwriter Kumail Nanjiani and producer/screenwriter Emily V. Gordon, veteran pros at being stuck indoors, today announced the debut of a new limited series weekly podcast about making the best of living life under quarantin…

Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile Reunite Grammy Award-Winning Group For Not Our First Goat Rodeo


San Fermin Announces The Second Chapter Of The Cormorant Project The Cormorant I & II Complete Two-Part Album Out March 27 – Preorder Now

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Following the critically acclaimed release of The Cormorant I this Fall, Brooklyn-based art pop project SAN FERMIN today announce the March 27 release of The Cormorant I & II, the second and final installment in their latest dual-part album.  Introducing th…

SING STREET (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING) Available Thursday, March 26 From Sony Masterworks Broadway, Preorder Available Now

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Masterworks Broadway announces the release of SING STREET (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING), an album of music from the critically-acclaimed musical adaptation of John Carney‘s indie hit film.  Available for preorder now, the album will be released digita…
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Sony Music Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sony Music founded?

    Sony Music was founded in 1/1/2008.

  • Who are Sony Music key executives?

    Sony Music's key executives are Rob Stringer, Doug Morris and Kevin Kelleher.

  • Who are Sony Music competitors?

    Competitors of Sony Music include Miselu, Ableton and Deezer.

  • Where is Sony Music headquarters?

    Sony Music headquarters is located at 25 Madison Ave, New York.

  • Where are Sony Music offices?

    Sony Music has offices in New York, Capital Federal, East Sydney, Brussel and in 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sony Music have?

    Sony Music has 12 offices.