Bang Records was created by Bert Berns in 1965 together with his partners from Atlantic Records: Ahmet Ertegün, Nesuhi Ertegün and Jerry Wexler (Gerald). The first letters of their names formed the label's name: BANG.
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... the early recordings he made for Bang Records in 1966 and 1967 ... After Columbia Records acquired the Bang Records catalogue, the twelve best recordings were reissued on this album ... Columbia gave Diamond, a longtime Columbia recording artist, control of the Bang masters of his recordings ...
... Ilene Berns Born (May 1, 1943) Cleveland, Ohio - record company director ... before meeting her husband Bert Berns, the songwriter and record producer and founder of Bang Records ... After re-releasing material from such Bang Records artists as Van Morrison and Neil Diamond, she discovered Mississippi singer/songwriter Paul Davis ...
... Later in 1962, Diamond signed with the Columbia Records label as a solo performer ... Columbia Records released the single "At Night" b/w "Clown Town" in July 1963 ... In 1966 Diamond signed a deal with Bert Berns's Bang Records, then a subsidiary of Atlantic Records ...
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