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Jet Records was a small record label set up by Don Arden with artists like Electric Light Orchestra, Roy Wood, Ozzy Osbourne, Riot and Magnum. Image File history File links Jet_Records. ... Don Arden (b. ... Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) were a successful rock music group of the 1970s and 1980s from Birmingham, England. ... Roy Adrian Wood (sometimes erroneously thought to be born as Ulysses Adrian Wood, from a offhand interview comment in the 1960s) (born 8 November 1946 in Birmingham), is a songwriter, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist. ... Ozzy Osbourne (born John Michael Osbourne, December 3, 1948 in Aston, Birmingham, England) was the lead singer of the pioneering heavy metal band Black Sabbath, popular solo artist, and reality television star. ... This section may stray from the articles topic into the topic of another article: List of notable riots. ... The word Magnum, derived from the Latin word magnus (English: great), has been applied to several things: Some people named Magnum, or the Great: Alexander III of Macedon, Megas Alexandros Pompey, Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus Pope Gregory I, Gregorius Magnus Pope Leo I, Leo Magnus Charles king of Franks, Carolus Magnus...


Jet Records was acquired by Sony Music Entertainment and its last new album release was in 1986 in Europe with E.L.O.´s "Balance of Power" album on LP and Cassette (Jet Records 26467) distributed by Columbia Records (now Sony BMG). In Europe most of the recordings for Jet Records were transferred to Epic Records. Releases up to 1980 were originally distribuited by United Artists Records, and also reissued albums from Rabbitt. Sony Music Entertainment is a major global record label controlled by the Sony Corporation. ... Columbia Records is the oldest continually used brand name in recorded sound, dating back to 1888. ... Epic Records is an American record label, and subsidiary of Sony BMG. // Epic was launched originally as a jazz and classical music label in 1953 by CBS. Its bright-yellow, black and blue logo became a familiar trademark for many jazz and classical releases. ... United Artists Records was a record label founded by United Artists soon after its own founding in 1919 to distribute soundtracks from its movies. ... Rabbitt a South African rock band in the mid 70s was spawned from a band called Conglomeration. ...


In 1991, Bagdasarian Productions acquired the production company offices and holdings from Arden, and reopened the label under the new name Chipmunk Records. Bagdasarian Productions is a production company which holds the rights to Alvin and the Chipmunks and related intellectual property assets. ...


In the mid 1990s several Jet albums were rereleased on CD in Europe which weren´t bootlegs and also not distributed by Sony.


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Jet Records - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (185 words)
Jet Records was a small record label set up by Don Arden with artists like Electric Light Orchestra, Roy Wood, Ozzy Osbourne, Riot and Magnum.
Jet Records was acquired by Sony Music Entertainment and its last new album release was in 1986 in Europe with E.L.O.´s "Balance of Power" album on LP and Cassette (Jet Records 26467) distributed by Columbia Records (now Sony BMG).
In Europe most of the recordings for Jet Records were transferred to Epic Records.
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