A look at Universal, EMI recording artists

A lot of artists would come together if regulators approve the sale of EMI Group Ltd.’s recorded music division, the legendary home of The Beatles, to Vivendi SA’s Universal Music Group.

Here’s a look at some of the artists at both companies:


The Beatles


Katy Perry

Nat King Cole

Frank Sinatra

Lady Antebellum

The Beach Boys

Snoop Dogg

Beastie Boys

Miles Davis

Norah Jones

David Guetta

Placido Domingo

Universal Music:

Lady Gaga

Lil Wayne


Justin Bieber

Enrique Iglesias


Nicki Minaj

Kanye West

Black Eyed Peas

Mariah Carey

Owl City


Amy Winehouse