Rhythm Zone

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Rhythm Zone
RZN NewLogo 2009.gif
Parent companyAvex Group
Founded1999 (1999)
FounderMax Matsuura
Distributor(s)Avex Marketing
GenrePop, contemporary R&B
Country of originJapan
LocationMinato, Tokyo
Official websiterhythmzone.net

Rhythm Zone (リズムゾーン, Rizumu Zōn) (RZN) is a record label in the Avex Group that releases urban contemporary Japanese music.


The "RZ mark" (former logo).

The label was founded in 1999 by Max Matsuura to address the need for a new urban music label, signing M-Flo as its first artist, then followed by Exile.

In 2000, Koda Kumi was signed by Rhythm Zone and debuted with the song "Take Back".

Artists and sublabels[edit]


(As of 2011)


(Genre: rock)

Riddim Zone[edit]

(Genre: reggae. Founded in 2006 by Ryo the Skywalker.)

Former affiliates[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "2NE1 2ne1のプロフィールならオリコン芸能人事典-ORICON STYLE" [2NE1 – 2NE1]. Oricon Style (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved March 29, 2011.

External links[edit]