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is a Japanese entertainment company that provides artist management services.
is a Japanese anime and music production company owned by Sony Music Entertainment Japan and established in September 1995.
, is a Japanese record label precedently part of BMG Japan and now subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Japan.
The Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) is a trade group representing the Australian recording industry which was established in 1983 by six major record companies, EMI, Festival, CBS, RCA, WEA and Universal replacing the Association of Australian Record Manufacturers (AARM) which was formed in 1956.
Avex Inc. is an entertainment conglomerate led by founder Max Matsuura and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
(Formerly known as AE Planing (August 1983–March 1989), Network Frontier (1984–1988) and Bandai Media (1988–October 1992), is a Japanese anime, film production and distribution enterprise, established by Bandai Company, Limited and a subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings, Inc. Most of the anime and films that has been distributed and licensed by Bandai Visual has been released under the Emotion label. Since the reorganisation of Bandai Namco Holdings in 2006, Bandai Visual now heads the group's Visual and Music Content Strategic Business Unit. Its subsidiaries include the Emotion Music Company, Limited, (whose logos also include the Moai from Easter Island), and Lantis Company, Limited music publishing labels. Until 2012, it was involved in the production and distribution of several anime titles, including those it has directly produced itself and anime series produced by the anime studio Sunrise, an alternate anime studio subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings. In September 2017, Bandai Visual has acquired the anime studio Actas.
Being Incorporated, d.b.a. Being Giza Group, is a Japanese private entertainment conglomerate based in Tokyo's Roppongi district, founded on November 1, 1978 by musician Daiko Nagato.
Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.
consist of two parts: "Author's Rights" and "Neighbouring Rights." As such, "copyright" is a convenient collective term rather than a single concept in Japan.
was a Japanese record label, a subsidiary of Sony Music Japan.
is a Japanese record label also working as a subsidiary of TY Limited Incorporated.
(formerly) was one of Japan's leading music companies.
Epic/Sony Records is a Japanese record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment Japan.
is a Japanese media company that acts primarily as a music publisher.
Fantôme is the sixth Japanese studio album (ninth overall) by Japanese–American recording artist Utada Hikaru.
is a Japanese record label founded in 1975.
Note that this list ranks markets based on retail value (rather than units) each market generates respectively per year; retail value generated by each market varies from year to year.
The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) is the organisation that represents the interests of the recording industry worldwide.
iTunes is a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It was announced on January 9, 2001.
is a Japanese music and film company owned by Johnny & Associates.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
is a Japanese talent agency, formed by Johnny Kitagawa in 1962, which trains and promotes groups of male entertainers known as.
, formerly and, is a subsidiary of JVC Kenwood that produces and distributes music, movies and other entertainment products such as anime and television shows in Japan.
is a Japanese record label, a subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Japan.
is a Japanese record company, founded in 1931 as a division of Japanese publisher Kodansha.
, commonly referred to as Konami, is a Japanese entertainment and gaming conglomerate.
is a Japanese company that specializes as a music publisher label for Japanese musicians, anime soundtracks and video game soundtracks.
Japan has long held the title of the second-largest music market in the world, only surpassed by the United States.
The best-selling music artists in Japan include Japanese artists with claims of 15 million or more record sales.
Japan has the second largest music market in the world.
Music recording certifications are typically awarded by the global music industry based on the total units sold, streamed, or shipped to retailers.
is a special ward in Tokyo, Japan.
A multinational corporation (MNC) or worldwide enterprise is a corporate organization that owns or controls production of goods or services in at least one country other than its home country.
The music industry consists of the companies and individuals that earn money by creating new songs and pieces and selling live concerts and shows, audio and video recordings, compositions and sheet music, and the organizations and associations that aid and represent music creators.
Music recording certification is a system of certifying that a music recording has shipped, sold, or streamed a certain number of units.
Naxos Records is a record label specializing in classical music.
(formerly known as Geneon Universal Entertainment and previously Pioneer LDC – Pioneer LaserDisc Company, a former subsidiary of Pioneer Corporation) is a Japanese music, anime and home entertainment production and distribution enterprise headquartered in Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
, often pronounced Korombia,, is a Japanese record label founded in 1910 as.
is a Japanese record label established as Crown Records on 6 September 1963.
, also known by the shorthand form, is a Japanese company, established on October 1, 1966, which publishes music, DVD and VHS videos, movies, and video games.
is a Japanese record label and a division of Polystar, the parent company of Trattoria Records.
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a trade organization that represents the recording industry in the United States.
The is an industry trade group composed of Japanese corporations involved in the music industry.
The was a record chart that ranks the best selling digital singles in Japan, with data provided by the Recording Industry Association of Japan from April 2009.
Songs for Japan is a charity compilation album created to benefit relief efforts for the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami.
, often abbreviated as SMEJ or simply SME, and also known as Sony Music Japan for short, is Sony's music arm in Japan.
is a leading Japanese talent agency, headquartered in Shibuya, Tokyo.
is a Japanese musician who specialises as a violinist and composer.
Teichiku Records is a Japanese record label, run by the Teichiku Entertainment company, that specialises in enka, kayōkyoku, and similar music.
is a publisher in Japan, headquartered in Shinagawa, Tokyo.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
A trade association, also known as an industry trade group, business association, sector association or industry body, is an organization founded and funded by businesses that operate in a specific industry.
, also known as EX and, is a Japanese television network with its headquarters in Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
Universal Music Group (also known in the United States as UMG Recordings, Inc. and abbreviated as UMG) is an American global music corporation that is a subsidiary of the French media conglomerate Vivendi.
, who has also gone by Hikaru Utada and the mononym Utada, is a Japanese singer-songwriter and producer.
(initials of Video & Audio Project) is a Japanese entertainment company, headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo.
Warner Music Group (WMG, also referred to as Warner Music or WEA International) is an American multinational entertainment and record label conglomerate headquartered in New York City.
() is a Japanese multinational corporation and conglomerate with a very wide range of products and services, predominantly musical instruments, electronics and power sports equipment.
is a major Japanese entertainment conglomerate, with its headquarters in Osaka.