Nemperor Records

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Nemperor Records
Parent company Sony Music Entertainment
Founded 1974 (1974)
Founder Brian Epstein, Nat Weiss, Shaun Weiss
Genre Jazz, pop
Country of origin U.S.

Nemperor Records is an American jazz and pop music record label. It was distributed by Atlantic Records from 1974 to 1977 and then CBS Records from 1978 onward. The label is owned by Sony Music Entertainment.

It was founded in 1966 by The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein, Nat Weiss, and Shaun Weiss as the management company Nemperor Artists. In 1974, the company became a record label after releasing the album Like Children by Jerry Goodman and Jan Hammer album. Others who recorded for Nemperor include The Romantics and Stanley Clarke.[1]

Sample discography

Catalogue no. Artist Album title
430 Jerry Goodman with Jan Hammer Like Children
431 Stanley Clarke Stanley Clarke
432 Jan Hammer The First Seven Days
433 Stanley Clarke Journey to Love
435 Lenny White Venusian Summer
436 Tommy Bolin Teaser
438 Andy Pratt Resolution
439 Stanley Clarke School Days
443 Andy Pratt Shiver in the Night
4095 Steve Forbert Little Stevie Orbit

References

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on May 5, 2016. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
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