The Island Def Jam Music Group

The Island Def Jam Music Group (IDJMG) was an American record label group formed in 1998 by combining the operations of more than 14 record labels including: Island Records, Def Jam Recordings, and Mercury Records. In 2011, Motown Records was split from The Universal/Motown Records Group and subsequently became a division of the Island Def Jam Music Group.[1][2] On April 1, 2014, Universal Music announced that Island Def Jam's operations would be split between three entities: Island Records, Motown Records and Def Jam Recordings.

The Island Def Jam Music Group
Parent companyUniversal Music Group
Founded1998
Defunct2014
StatusDefunct
Distributor(s)Universal Music Distribution
(In the US)
EMI Records
(In the UK)
Universal Music Group
(Worldwide)
GenreVarious
Country of originUnited States
LocationNew York City
Official websiteislanddefjam.com

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