ABC Music is an Australian independent record label that operates as part of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. The label has been in existence for over 40 years and has a large catalogue of recordings by Australian and international artists. Established in 1974, ABC Music is one of the longest-running, most prolific record, and diverse labels in Australia. It operates imprints including ABC KIDS, ABC Classics, ABC Jazz, and FOUR FOUR. The label's catalogue is currently distributed by Universal Music Australia, and also MGM. As part of the ABC Commercial division, ABC Music invests all profits back into the broader ABC, to fund production of further content within the corporation. ABC Music's catalogue covers a wide variety of genres including country, classical, children's, children's, blues, roots, folk, jazz, world, Indigenous Australian music, easy listening, spoken word, comedy, pop, alternative rock, rock, and punk. The label has also released many compilation albums for ABC Radio stations and programs. This includes triple j's Hottest 100, Like A Version, House Party, One Night Stand, Beat The Drum and 40 Years Of Music releases,[3] as well as tribute albums to Nick Cave and Paul Kelly. It is also home to a number of popular compilation series, including Countdown, rage, Hit Country, Beaut Ute and ABC KIDS themed titles. Additionally, the label has produced a number of special event releases, such as His Life and Music, the live album from Gurrumul featuring the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. (Rondo DB)

Labels ABC Classics
Wikipedia ABC_Music
Country Australia
Started 1974
Official website