As required by Listing Rule 9.6.7, the Company advises that it has been
informed by Deutsche Bank AG London, in a letter dated 1st February 2006 and
received by mail on 3rd February 2006, that Deutsche Bank AG and its
subsidiaries have increased their holding in EMI Group plc Ordinary Shares of
14p each and, as at 1st February 2006, held 41,044,383 shares, being 5.19% of
the shares in issue.