Proper Music Group Ltd is the holding company for the music related businesses owned and operated since 1988 by Malcolm Mills. The two principal trading companies are Proper Music Distribution Ltd and Proper Records Ltd.
Proper Music Distribution is the largest independently owned and operated distributor of music in the UK. The company delivers all music formats to the widest possible market in the UK and internationally.It provides a broad range of essential functions for record labels and artists including sales, distribution, storage and “label services”, which it performs to a renowned high standard.
Proper Records is a record company that releases albums on its various labels from artists such as Richard Thompson, Joan Baez, Ian Hunter, Gretchen Peters, Nick Lowe, Dr. John, Bellowhead and many more.
The other group-owned companies are Proper Music Publishing Ltd and Propermusic.com Ltd.