As required by Listing Rule 9.6.7, the Company advises that it has been
informed by Barclays PLC, in a letter dated 11th January 2007 and received by
mail on 15th January 2007, that it has increased its interest in EMI Group plc
Ordinary Shares of 14p each and, as at 9th January 2007, had an interest in
40,510,547 shares, being 5.06% of the shares in issue.