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.

Employee Rating

4.2
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanySony
HQNew York, US
Founded1/1/2008
Websitesonymusic.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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

Chairman
Kevin Kelleher

Kevin Kelleher

Chief Operating Officer
Carmine Coppola

Carmine Coppola

EVP & Chief Financial Officer
Amanda Collins

Amanda Collins

EVP & Global Head of Corporate Communications
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 Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1/1/2008
Sony Music is a subsidiary of Sony

Sony Music Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Sony Music Online and Social Media Presence

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Sony Music News and Updates

How Sony Music Uses Data To Connect Artists With Fans

Digital streaming gives record labels a new look at how listeners interact with music. Here, five industry-shaping innovations built on those insights, from audience discovery to real-time royalties.

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...
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Sony Music Blogs

Chloe Flower Brings Old Hollywood Glam In New Holiday Music Video "Carol Of The Bells" – Out Now

NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — After giving the holiday classic “CAROL OF THE BELLS” an eloquent twist on her latest single, dynamic pianist, producer, and activist CHLOE FLOWER today unveils the music video for the track, which was co-written and co-produced alongside GRAMMY® Award-winning …

Sony Music Artists Lead The 21st Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards

MIAMI (November 20, 2020) – For the sixth year in a row, artists from Sony Music and The Orchard affiliated labels prevail with the most honors of any label at the 21st Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®. The ceremony, broadcast live on Univision last night, while show-stopping blockbuster performances air…

THE PIANO GUYS Release New 2-Disc Album "10" In Celebration Of Their Tenth Anniversary As A Group Available Everywhere Now

GROUP REVEALS MUSIC VIDEO FOR ALBUM TRACK “SOMEONE TO YOU,” NEW INTERPRETATION OF THE BANNERS’ HIT The post THE PIANO GUYS Release New 2-Disc Album "10" In Celebration Of Their Tenth Anniversary As A Group Available Everywhere Now appeared first on Sony Music.

Sony Music Masterworks Announces Strategic Investment In Theatrical Production Company Seaview

NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Music Masterworks, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, today announces it has made a strategic investment in Seaview, a leading theater production company headed by Tony® Award-winning producer and entrepreneur Greg Nobile.  Under the new agreement, Ma…

SONY MUSIC NASHVILLE MOST DECORATED LABEL AT CMA AWARDS

Winners include most-awarded Maren Morris with three trophies, Luke Combs with two and Miranda Lambert and Old Dominion with one each. NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Sony Music Nashville artists were big winners at Wednesday’s “54th Annual CMA Awards,” sweeping seven categories. This is the largest CMA Awards t…

Inside Sony Music: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Throughout Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15), Sony Music highlighted the contributions, culture and impact of the Latino and Hispanic experience in music and the nation. So, how exactly did we celebrate?  For starters, we highlighted our year-round partnerships with organizations t…
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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.

  • How many employees does Sony Music have?

    Sony Music has 8,742 employees.

  • 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.