BMG [Bertelsmann Music Group]
[Bertelsmann Music Group]
International record company with interests in music publishing, online music sales and audio equipment manufacturing. A subsidiary of the German media group Bertelsmann, BMG is one of the five companies that dominate the global record market. Based in New York, the company controls over 200 record labels including BMG Classics, RCA Victor Red Seal, Gold Seal, DHM, Melodiya and Arte Nova. BMG also owns the publishing rights to over 700,000 songs, including the catalogues of artists as diverse as The Beach Boys and B.B. King; in ...