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Aug 11, 2017, 10:00 ET Certified Classics Celebrates Successful First Year with Launch of Direct to Consumer Store

Certified Classics, the urban catalog brand devoted to celebrating genre-defining hip-hop and R&B recordings of the last three decades, celebrates...


Jul 27, 2017, 10:15 ET Legacy Recordings Set to Release 35th Anniversary Collector's Edition of The Alan Parsons Project's Masterpiece Eye in the Sky on Friday, November 17.

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will celebrate the 35th anniversary of Eye in the Sky, the Alan Parsons...


Jul 27, 2017, 10:00 ET Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of ELO's Out of the Blue, Legacy Recordings to Release First-Ever Picture Disc Edition of Classic Double Album

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of ELO's top-selling double album, Out of the Blue, Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music...


Jul 18, 2017, 10:00 ET NOW That's What I Call Music! Presents Today's Biggest Hits On NOW 63 And The Ultimate Parking Lot Party Playlist On NOW Tailgate Anthems

NOW That's What I Call Music!, the world's best-selling multi-artist album series, presents today's biggest hits on NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol....


Jun 22, 2017, 14:59 ET Wyclef Jean Announces New Album Carnival III: The Fall and Rise of a Refugee on Legacy Recordings

Wyclef Jean has announced the release of his first full-length album in eight years, Carnival III: The Fall and Rise of a Refugee, out September 15...


Jun 12, 2017, 10:00 ET Legacy Recordings and Rockingale Records Set to Release Carole King - Tapestry: Live at Hyde Park (CD/DVD or Digital Format) on Friday, September 1

Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, and Rockingale Records will release Carole King - Tapestry: Live at Hyde Park (CD/DVD or...


Jun 07, 2017, 11:00 ET RCA/Legacy Set to Release Elvis Presley - A Boy From Tupelo: The Complete 1953-1955 Recordings on Friday, July 28

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, and RCA Records will release Elvis Presley - A Boy From Tupelo - The Complete...


Jun 05, 2017, 10:00 ET Carlos Santana & Cindy Blackman Santana Join Forces with The Isley Brothers (Ronald and Ernie) on Power of Peace, a New Album Celebrating the Timeless Sounds of Funk, Soul, Blues, Rock, Jazz and Pop

Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, is pleased to announce the release of Power of Peace, a new studio album from Santana...


Jun 01, 2017, 12:00 ET Legacy Recordings Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Rosanne Cash's King's Record Shop with Release of Special 180gram 12" Vinyl Edition on Friday, July 7

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will celebrate the 30th anniversary of Rosanne Cash's King's Record Shop with...


Jun 01, 2017, 10:02 ET Columbia/Legacy Recordings Releasing 20th Anniversary Edition of Shawn Colvin's "A Few Small Repairs" on Friday, September 15

Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Shawn Colvin's masterpiece, A Few Small...


May 31, 2017, 11:58 ET Legacy Recordings Set to Release Nicky Holland's Nobody's Girl (a Digital-only Title) on Friday, July 28

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Nicky Holland's Nobody's Girl, available worldwide as a...


May 25, 2017, 10:00 ET A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra To Be Released November 3 By Roy's Boys And Legacy Recordings

On November 3, A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be released by Sony Music's Legacy Recordings in...


May 11, 2017, 10:17 ET Legacy Recordings Announces First-Ever Release of Paul Simon - The Concert in Hyde Park on Friday, June 9

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Paul Simon - The Concert in Hyde Park -- available in a physical...


May 08, 2017, 16:36 ET Willie Nelson's Topping The Charts Again!

God's Problem Child, Willie Nelson's new studio album (and 9th for Sony/Legacy Recordings) has entered the Billboard Country chart at #1, making it...


May 02, 2017, 10:02 ET Legacy Recordings Set to Release Billy Ocean - Here You Are: The Music of My Life on Friday, July 21

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Billy Ocean - Here You Are: The Music of My Life on Friday, July 21....


Apr 13, 2017, 10:02 ET Loretta Lynn to Release New Studio Album, Wouldn't It Be Great, on Friday, August 18

Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music Entertainment) will release Wouldn't It Be Great, the new studio album from American music icon Loretta...


Apr 13, 2017, 10:00 ET Legacy Recordings and Sony Music Entertainment Announce the Launch of Certified, a New Catalog Brand Connecting Today's Fans to Undisputed Classics of Hip Hop and R&B

Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings are pleased to announce the launch of Certified Classics--a new cross-platform urban catalog brand...


Mar 30, 2017, 10:00 ET Legacy Recordings Set to Release Van Morrison - The Authorized Bang Collection on April 28, 2017

A deluxe 3CD library set, Van Morrison - The Authorized Bang Collection is the first official comprehensive anthology ever assembled chronicling...


Mar 28, 2017, 10:00 ET Rob Halford's Work Outside Of Judas Priest Spotlighted On The Complete Albums Collection

There are countless reasons why Rob Halford is known worldwide as "The Metal God." But at the top of the list would be his pioneering singing style,...


Mar 21, 2017, 12:00 ET Legacy Recordings Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day (Saturday, April 22) With Exciting New 12" & 7" Vinyl Collectibles

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, commemorates the 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day with an electrifying...


Mar 20, 2017, 14:00 ET Pink Floyd 'Interstellar Overdrive' Released: April 15, 2017

To celebrate Record Store Day on Saturday, April 15, 2017, Pink Floyd will be releasing the highly collectible 12" single 'Interstellar Overdrive'....


Mar 15, 2017, 17:00 ET North Mississippi Allstars Invoke "Prayer For Peace"

North Mississippi Allstars have announced the release of their eagerly anticipated new album. PRAYER FOR PEACE arrives everywhere on Friday, June 2...


Mar 01, 2017, 13:26 ET Music Icon Waylon Jennings Celebrated In New Star-Studded Live Concert Film And Recording

Blackbird Presents, CMT, and Sony Legacy are proud to announce the broadcast premiere and audio/video release of Outlaw: Celebrating The Music Of...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Roots & A Revolution: Preservation Hall Jazz Band Turns A Page "So It Is"

Preservation Hall Jazz Band have announced the release of their new album, So It Is, the septet's second release featuring all-new original music,...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:05 ET Legacy Recordings to Release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story - An Album to Benefit War Child on May 5

On May 5, Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music Entertainment) will release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story – An ...