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BBC Records was a division of the BBC founded in 1967 to commercially exploit the corporation's output for radio and television for both educational and domestic use. The division was known as BBC Radio Enterprises (1967–1970), BBC Records (1970–1972) and BBC Records & Tapes (1972–1989).[1]

BBC Records
SuccessorBBC Worldwide, BBC Studios
Defunct26 July 1995 (1995-07-26)

In the 1990s licensing and marketing of the BBC's recorded output become the responsibility of BBC Worldwide (formerly BBC Enterprises). In turn this was merged into BBC Studios from 2018, which also licenses the use of the BBC logo on commercial recordings.

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  1. ^ Marshall, Alex (15 May 2017). "The extraordinary, untold story of the world's weirdest record label". BBC Music. Retrieved 16 May 2017.
  2. ^ Official UK Charts
  3. ^ 'Fame' means success for BBC record label. Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. 13 November 1982. pp. 8–. ISSN 0006-2510.