Ariola Records


Ariola Records

Ariola Records (also known as Ariola and Ariola-Eurodisc) is a German record label, as of the late 80s a daughter label of BMG which in return has become a part of international media conglomerate Sony BMG Music Entertainment.

Ariola setup several subsidiaries: Ariola America was founded in 1975 in Los Angeles, Ariola-Athena to release spoken word records, Ariola Benelux was founded in 1970 to cover the Benelux market, Ariola Eurodisc was a Spanish division of Ariola, founded in 1970, Ariola UK the UK based subsidiary of Ariola was founded in 1977, Baccarola, Türküola for the Turkish market, Eurodisc to release disco records in France - most successfully with Amanda Lear and Jupiter Records for German schlager ("German folk") and disco like for instance group Dschinghis Khan.

It acquired both Arista Records and German rival label Hansa Records at the end of the 1970s.

See also

* List of record labels


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ariola Records — Владелец Sony Music Entertainment Основан 1958 Страна …   Википедия

  • Ariola — Logo, seit 2006 Ariola (LC 00116) wurde 1958 gegründet und ist eines der erfolgreichsten deutschen Plattenlabels. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Geschichte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ariola — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Ariola Records (también conocida como Ariola y Ariola Eurodisc) es una disquera alemana, que surgió a fines de los 70 s a partir de BMG, a la cual volvió para formar parte del conglomerado musical internacional Sony… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Arista Records — For other uses, see Arista (disambiguation). Arista Parent company Sony Music Entertainment Founded 1974 Founder Clive Davis …   Wikipedia

  • Colgems Records — Parent company Columbia Screen Gems and RCA Records Founded 1966 Status Defunct Distributor(s) RCA Records Colgems Records was a record label which existed from …   Wikipedia

  • Arista Records — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Arista Records Empresa matriz Sony Music Fundada 1974 Fundador(es) Clive Davis Distribuidor RCA Records Género(s) Varios …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hansa Records — (also known as Hansa, Hansa Musik Produktion or Hansa International) was a record label founded in the 1960s based in Berlin, Germany.Hansa reached a high point in the late 1970s, when they released records for many top acts like David Bowie who… …   Wikipedia

  • Hansa Records — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hansa Records — Владелец Sony BMG Music Entertainment Основан 1964 Основатели Peter Meisel Страна …   Википедия

  • Island Records — For other record labels with the Island name, see Island Records (disambiguation). Island Records Parent company Universal Music Group Founded …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.