Legacy Recordings

American record label / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dear Wikiwand AI, let's keep it short by simply answering these key questions:

Can you list the top facts and stats about Legacy Recordings?

Summarize this article for a 10 years old


Legacy Recordings is an American record label that is a division of Sony Music. Formed in 1990 after Sony's acquisition of CBS Records, Legacy originally handled the archives of Sony Music-owned labels Columbia Records and Epic Records. In 2004, under the Sony BMG joint venture, the label began to manage the archives of RCA Records, J Records, Windham Hill Records, Arista, LaFace, Jive, and Buddah Records. Legacy Recordings also distributes Philadelphia International Records and the catalog of recordings produced by Phil Spector. It is not related to the defunct British independent label Legacy Records.

Quick facts: Legacy Recordings, Parent company, Founded, G...
Legacy Recordings
Parent companySony Music
Founded1990 (1990)
Country of originUnited States
LocationNew York City
Official websitelegacyrecordings.com