A 45 Music is a music label, located in Rosbach near Frankfurt/Main, was founded in 1999, and it serves both as a label and a publishing company for international pop and dance music. The german imprint was founded by Reinhard Piel who had worked prior for many years at ZYX where he could help to built many hits with acts like: 2Unlimited, Whigfield, Rednex, Caught in the Act, Corona, Modo etc. In 1999 after he left ZYX ,he founded A 45 music in partnership with EDEL.
With Hits from Stevie B, mario lopez, King Africa, Sound Convoy and others A 45 music soon continued the story of success and became an important player in the independent record business of Germany.
In 2002 the offices were moved to Sinn ( at the A 45 highway) near Giessen and Reinhard Piel bought back the shares EDEL had in A 45 music. Nevertheless distribution continues to be with EDEL (CDs) and Dance All Day (Vinyl).
In 2004 the online distribution via Kontor New Media was added and with 7 national chart successes. 2005 saw hits from Commander Tom, shaun baker (as publisher), Yamboo, and Conways and during the Apres Ski season ´06 party hits from Sound Convoy and DJ Ostkurve rocked the mountains.
2006 defines hits from lazard,Conways,Mario Lopez,Shaun Baker and the Lollies plus international brilliant responses for example on Yamboo feat Dr Alban followed.
scotty and Captain hollywood are just 2 names to show success for the following years...
Meanwhile the A45 Hits are worldwide available online from I-tunes to beatport and Musicload and as physical product from Japan to Russia or Canada and Mexico.