The band's former home was founded from humble beginnings in 1887 as the Gramophone Company. It owns the back catalogue of many of pop legends and had a string of world famous artists signed to them.
However in the age of iTunes and illegal downloads EMIs future looks bleak and have lost artists such as the Stones, Sir Paul McCartney and Radiohead as well as axing over 2,000 staff.
Also Robbie Williams, one of their star performers, went on strike in protest in the label's purchase by private equity firm Terra FirmaListen to this:
Tools designed to ensure computer code in smart cars does not crash has been inspired by hungry penguins.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
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