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CBS/Sony Group Inc.

Address:
Shinjuku, Tokyo
Country:
Japan
Phone number:
N/A
Status:
changed name
Styles/specialties:
N/A
Founding date :
August 1983
Sub-labels:
CBS/Sony Records, Sony Video Software
Online shopping:
N/A

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Description

Started in March 1968 as CBS/Sony Records Inc., a 50/50 joint-venture company of CBS Inc. and Sony Corporation. (Before 1968, CBS' licensee in Japan was Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd.)

In August 1978 the company was renamed to CBS/Sony Inc., but the manufacturing department was subsequently split off from the new company and continued under the CBS/Sony Records, Inc. name.

In August 1983 the company was renamed to CBS/Sony Group Inc.

After Sony Corporation acquired CBS Records Inc. in March 1988, Epic/Sony Inc. and Sony Video Software International Inc. were merged into CBS/Sony Group Inc.

In April 1991, the group was renamed to Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc.

Added by: djurassic Modified by: djurassic
Added on: 2020-12-08 10:48:22 Last modified on: 2020-12-08 15:47:00
 
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