Caroline Distribution

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Caroline Distribution
Caroline logo.svg
Parent companyUniversal Music Group
Founded1983
FounderVirgin Records
Distributor(s)Capitol Music Group
GenreVarious
Country of originUnited States
Official websiteCaroline Distribution Website

Caroline Distribution is a music distributor of independent labels, owned by Universal Music Group. Founded in 1983 by Virgin Records as a record importer, Caroline has become one of the U.S. music industry's largest third party distribution companies for the independent music sector.[1] In 1993, when EMI acquired Virgin Records, Caroline Distribution was separated and became part of EMI Music Distribution. The company is currently part of the Capitol Music Group.[2]

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  1. ^ Barnes, Terry (1999-09-11). "Caroline Distribution: Sweet 16 and Never Been Dissed". Billboard – via Google Books.
  2. ^ "Steve Barnett Named Chairman/CEO Of Capitol Music Group". Archived from the original on 2013-02-17. Retrieved 2012-11-28.
  3. ^ "A-Trak's Fool's Gold Records Signs Global Distribution Deal With Caroline". Billboard. 2017-07-21. Retrieved 2019-02-11.
  4. ^ Mitchell, Gail. "Peabo Bryson Gets Ready to 'Stand for Love' on New Album Coming Aug. 3". billboard.com. Billboard Magazine. Retrieved 2018-06-17.
  5. ^ "Rapper Trippie Redd Inks With Capitol Music Group's Caroline-Distributed Strainge Entertainment". All Access. Retrieved 17 October 2017.