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Solidifies Successful Long-Term Partnership With LA Reid And Mariah New Studio Album From Mariah Expected Later This Year LOS ANGELES, April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Multi-platinum global superstar Mariah Carey, the best-selling female artist of all time with18 Hot 100 #1 hits, inks an exclusive joint partnership of Butterfly MC Records and Epic Records, a division of…

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Definitive 16 Disc Box Set Library Debuts Abundance of Rare and Previously Unreleased Live Concert and Studio Material NEW YORK, May 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will celebrate the 80th birthday of American music legend Kris Kristofferson with the release of The Complete Monument & Columbia Album Collection,…

Read More Legacy Recordings Celebrates Kris Kristofferson’s 80th Birthday with Release of The Complete Monument & Columbia Album Collection on Friday, June 10

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), the Estate of Michael Jackson, Epic Records and Legacy Recordings announced today that Michael Jackson’s THRILLER is the first album in RIAA Gold & Platinum Program history to be certified 30X Multi-Platinum for U.S. sales, continuing The King of Pop’s reign as…

Read More Michael Jackson’s Thriller Is The First Album Certified RIAA 30X Multi-Platinum The King Of Pop Makes History (Again)!

Legacy Recordings Offers Music Fans Historic Artist and Label Merchandise Online at Shop.LegacyRecordings.Com Open Now NEW YORK, July 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is opening up the SME archives to access 125 years-worth of creative artwork, photos and graphics to serve as source material for the most…

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NEW STREAMLINE/EPIC RECORDS ALBUM, “CALLING ALL LOVERS,” ARRIVES IN STORES FRIDAY, JULY 31st TAMAR READIES SUMMER HEADLINING TOUR, DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED IN WEEKS AHEAD NEW YORK, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Grammy-nominated singer, song­writer, and television superstar Tamar Braxton launches “If I Don’t Have You,” her lead single from the forthcoming album, Calling All Lovers, it was announced today by Antonio ‘L.A.’…

Read More Tamar Braxton Launches New Single, “If I Don’t Have You” to Radio and Retail Today – Coinciding With Brand New Season of #1 Rated Reality Series “Braxton Family Values” (WE-tv)

Bessie (Music from the HBO Film) Debuts “Gimme A Pigfoot and A Bottle of Beer (2015 Remix),” Pairing Bessie Smith’s Original Recording with New Vocals by Queen Latifah and Enhanced Instrumentation Produced by Adam Blackstone and Queen Latifah Album Includes Historic Blues and Swing Recordings by Louis Armstrong, Fats Waller, Sippie Wallace, Kid Ory &…

Read More Legacy Recordings Sets Digital Release of Bessie (Music from the HBO® Film) for Tuesday, May 12; CD Coming Tuesday, June 2

Four-Disc Debut Release of Previously Unreleased Live Set Recorded at Legendary Fillmore East Venue Double Vinyl LP “Best-Of” from shows, compiled by “Captain” Kirk Douglas of The Roots, to be released exclusively for Record Store Day 2015 NEW YORK, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Epic/Legacy is excited to announce the debut release of SLY &…

Read More Sly & The Family Stone–Live At The Fillmore East October 4th & 5th 1968 To Be Released Friday, July 17

First Release Under New Agreement, Stillness In Motion – Vai Live in L.A. Available in 2CD and 2DVD Configurations on April 7, 2015 NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings have signed virtuoso guitarist/composer/producer Steve Vai to a new multi-album agreement which includes plans to issue two fresh Vai sets…

Read More Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings Sign Guitarist/Songwriter/Producer Steve Vai to New Multi-Album Deal

100Th Anniversary Homage To Billie Holiday, Coming Forth By Day, Set For Spring Release World Tour Kicks Off In February 2015 NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, has signed Grammy-winning American vocalist Cassandra Wilson to the label, it was announced today by Adam Block, President, Legacy…

Read More Cassandra Wilson, Grammy-Winning Vocalist Signs With Legacy Recordings

“Fans revere Whitney Houston’s studio recordings, but she scaled her greatest vocal peaks in live performance. If you never got to see her in concert, you ain’t heard nothin’ yet. It’s Whitney Houston as you’ve never heard her before. Five stars!”-NY DAILY NEWS NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances,…

Read More Whitney Houston’s first-ever live album Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances makes impressive debuts at #1 on Billboard R&B chart, #2 on R&B/Hip Hop Chart and #17 on the Top 200

NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Epic Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release KANSAS – Miracles Out of Nowhere, a DVD/CD package celebrating one of the most popular American bands of the 1970s. The package includes a new, full-length, documentary film and a companion audio disc of…

Read More Epic Records/Legacy Recordings Set To Release KANSAS Miracles Out of Nowhere A New Full Length Documentary Revealing the Untold Story of the Great American Progressive Rock Band

Whitney Houston’s first-ever live album features the icon’s most memorable live performances, available on both CD and CD/DVD NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, has announced plans to release Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances, on Monday November 10th. The six-time Grammy-award winning singer’s first-ever live album…

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SINGLE CD, TWO DVD SET, 180 GM DOUBLE VINYL AND LIMITED EDITION PICTURE DISC VINYL DUE OUT OCTOBER 7 ON EPIC RECORDS/LEGACY RECORDINGS PRE-ORDER AVAILABLE NOW AT AMAZON NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — This October, the career of rock icon OZZY OSBOURNE will be celebrated with the Epic Records/Legacy Recordings MEMOIRS OF A MADMAN…

Read More ‘Memoirs Of A Madman’ Audio And Video Collections Celebrate The Legacy Of Ozzy Osbourne