RCA Records

RCA Records

Music Industry

Industry

Music Industry

Founded

January 9, 1900

Founder

Eldridge R. Johnson and Emile Berliner

RCA Records Info
Distributor(s) Sony Music Entertainment (United States)
Origin United States
Location U.S.
Parent Company Sony Music Entertainment
Official website rcarecords.com

About

RCA Records is an American record label. It is also owned by Sony Music Entertainment. The RCA catalog includes records by famous artists such as Taylor Swift, Zayan Malik, and others.

History

The Radio Corporation of America purchased the Victor Talking Machine Company and phonograph records in 1929. The company then became RCA Victor. The company introduced the first 33⅓ rpm records sold to the public in September 1931. RCA Victor has produced several notable Broadway cast albums. Such as recordings of Brigadoon, Paint Your Wagon, the Mary Martin Peter Pan, Damn Yankees, Hello, Dolly!, Oliver!. It also made several studio cast recording albums.

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