Label

A label is a piece of paper, polymer, cloth, metal, or other material affixed to a container or article, on which is printed a legend, information concerning the product, addresses, etc. A label may also be printed directly on the container or article.

Labels have many uses: product identification, name tags, advertising, warnings, and other communication. Special types of labels called digital labels (printed through a digital printing) can also have special constructions such as RFID tags, security printing, and sandwich process labels.

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Harvest Records - History
... and to compete with Philips' Vertigo and Decca's Deram labels, initially under the direction of Malcolm Jones and Norman Smith ... In addition, Harvest was the European licensee for the American label Blue Thumb Records from 1969 to 1971 ... New Wave artists Thomas Dolby and Duran Duran released their debut albums on the label in North America ...
J Majik
... (as DJ Dextrous) on the Planet Earth record label ... recording with Suburban Base Records, and was releasing tracks on the Metalheadz label ... then Majik has released tracks on the Mo' Wax label, and now runs his own label, Infrared ...
The Sugarhill Gang - Discography - Studio Albums
... R B NZ 1979 Rapper's Delight Released February 7, 1980 Label Sugar Hill Records — 4 — 1982 8th Wonder Released November 24, 1982 Label Sugar Hill 1983 ... Rappin' Down Town ...
UK Records
... The label was distributed at first by Decca Records and, after 1976, by PolyGram (which bought out Decca in 1980) ... While the label had three singles in the Top 5 on several occasions, apart from 10cc and the King-produced Original London Stage Soundtrack of The Rocky Horror Show, album success eluded it ... King closed the label in the late 1970s, but he retained ownership and regularly re-issued much of its catalogue ...
Yuki Maeda
... She started her career under the renowned enka record label Teichiku in 2000 with her debut single "Naki Usagi", but did not have any charting singles in Japan until she signed ... In mid-2004 she was transferred to another Up-Front Works label, Rice Music ...

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    There is no such “condition” as “schizophrenia” but the label is a social fact and the social fact a political event.
    —R.D. (Ronald David)

    The formation of an oppositional world view is necessary for feminist struggle. This means that the world we have most intimately known, the world in which we feel “safe” ... must be radically changed. Perhaps it is the knowledge that everyone must change, not just those we label enemies or oppressors, that has so far served to check our revolutionary impulses.
    Bell (c. 1955)

    Teaching Black Studies, I find that students are quick to label a black person who has grown up in a predominantly white setting and attended similar schools as “not black enough.” ...Our concept of black experience has been too narrow and constricting.
    bell hooks (b. c. 1955)