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Island Records UK

OVERVIEW

More than 55 years on from its birth in Jamaica, Island is one of the most revered and respected labels in the world. Its unique ethos has provided the platform for launching some of the biggest artists from across the musical spectrum, including the UK launch of Amy Winehouse, Florence + The Machine and Mumford & Sons. Their UK roster remains as varied as ever with acts such as Disclosure, John Newman and Jessie J seeing global success.