RBMG Records

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RBMG Records
Parent company Universal Music Group
Island Def Jam Music Group
Founded 2008
Founder Usher
Scooter Braun
Distributor(s) Island Def Jam
Universal
Genre Pop, R&B, hip hop, dance
Country of origin United States
Official website www.scooterbraun.com

Raymond Braun Media Group, also well known by its acronym RBMG, is a media company and record label established in 2008 specializing in music production and promotion. It is a joint venture between R&B artist Usher and Scooter Braun's School Boy Records. The name RBMG is made up of the family names of the American R&B artist Usher Raymond IV and American talent manager Scott Samuel "Scooter" Braun.

RBMG is also part of SB Projects, a full-service entertainment and marketing company encompassing a wide range of ventures including in addition to RBMG, Schoolboy Records, SB Consulting, SB Management, and Sheba Publishing. RBMG has a special profit-sharing business deal with Universal owned Island Def Jam Music Group.

History[edit]

Raymond and Braun founded RBMG Music in 2008, in conjunction with Island Def Jam, to debut teen singer Justin Bieber. Bieber's debut EP, My World, was the labels first release. It was certified platinum in the U.S. In March 2010, Bieber released his debut album My World 2.0, the album received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Pop Vocal Album at the 2011 ceremony and was certified 3x platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). In 2013 RBMG's biggest success came with signing of Korean artists like PSY and G-Dragon.[1]

Artists[edit]

Discography[edit]

Artist Album Details
Justin Bieber My World
(released with Schoolboy and Teen Island)
Justin Bieber My World 2.0 (released with Schoolboy and Teen Island)
  • Released: March 23, 2010
  • Chart position: #1 U.S.
  • RIAA certification: 3× Platinum
Justin Bieber My Worlds: The Collection (released with Schoolboy and Teen Island)
  • Released: November 19, 2010
  • Chart position:
  • RIAA certification: Gold
Justin Bieber My Worlds Acoustic (released with Schoolboy and Teen Island)
  • Released: November 26, 2010
  • Chart position: #3 U.S.
  • RIAA certification: Platinum
Justin Bieber Never Say Never: The Remixes
(released with Schoolboy and Teen Island)
  • Released: February 14, 2011
  • Chart position: #1 U.S.
  • RIAA certification: Platinum
Justin Bieber Under the Mistletoe
  • Released: November 1, 2011
  • Chart position: #1 U.S.
  • RIAA certification: Platinum
Justin Bieber Believe
(released with Schoolboy)
  • Released: June 15, 2012
  • Chart position: #1 U.S.
  • RIAA certification: 3x Platinum
Justin Bieber Believe Acoustic

(released with Schoolboy)
  • Released: January 29, 2013
  • Chart position:
  • RIAA certification: Gold
Justin Bieber Journals
(released with Schoolboy)
  • Released: December 23, 2013
  • Chart position:
  • RIAA certification:
Justin Bieber Purpose

(released with Def Jam)

  • Released: November 13, 2015
  • Chart position: #1 U.S.
  • RIAA certification: 3× Platinum

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