Ariola (also known as Ariola Records, Ariola Express, Ariola-Eurodisc and BMG Ariola) is a German record label. In the late 1980s, it was a subsidiary label of the Bertelsmann Music Group, which in turn has become a part of the international media conglomerate Sony Music Entertainment.

Parent companySony Music Entertainment (since 2008)
Founded1958; 65 years ago (1958)
Distributor(s)Self-distributed (1958–1987)
BMG (1987–2004)
Sony BMG (2004–2008)
Sony Music Entertainment (2008–present)
Legacy Recordings (Ariola America catalog)
Country of originGermany
LocationMunich, Germany

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