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Monday 30 April, 2007


Holding in Company


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which
voting rights are attached:

EMI Group plc

2. Reason for the notification                                                 
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                 Yes
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the No 
acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached       
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                            No 
Other (please specify):  N/A                                                No 


3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification    Credit Suisse         
obligation:                                              Securities (Europe)   
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):   Credit Suisse         
                                                         Securities (Europe)   
                                                         Credit Suisse         
5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the        26-04-2007            
threshold is crossed or reached if different):                                 
6. Date on which issuer notified:                        30-04-2007            
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:          5%                    
8. Notified details:                                     See below             


A: Voting rights attached to shares

 Class/type of   Situation previous to    Resulting situation after the triggering   
     shares         the Triggering                      transaction                  
   if possible        transaction                                                    
 using the ISIN                                                                      
                     Number     Number     Number                                    
                         of  of Voting         of  Number of voting     % of voting  
                     Shares     Rights     shares       rights            rights     
                                           Direct     Direct Indirect Direct Indirect
ORD-GB0000444736 20,413,337 20,413,337 18,239,453 18,239,453      n/a   2.28      n/a
ADR-US2686942051  1,377,954  1,377,954  1,377,954  1,377,954      n/a   0.17      n/a


B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial Expiration  Exercise/            Number of voting % of voting
instrument        date       Conversion          rights that may be      rights
                             Period/Date acquired if the instrument            
                                             is exercised/converted            
Option            15-06-2007      -                       5,500,000        0.69
Option            21-09-2007      -                       4,250,000        0.53
Option            18-05-2007      -                         750,000        0.09
Option            15-06-2007      -                       3,000,000        0.38
Option            21-09-2007      -                       1,000,000        0.13
Option            15-06-2007      -                          10,000      0.0012
Option            21-09-2007      -                          10,000      0.0012
Option            21-09-2007      -                       4,000,000        0.50
Option            15-06-2007      -                       1,700,000        0.21


Total (A+B)       
39,837,407   4.98%


9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:

Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Ltd and Credit Suisse International are part 
of the Investment Banking division of Credit Suisse ("CSIBD"), which is part of
the Credit Suisse Group ("CSG").   CSIBD is a segregated business unit within  
CSG with an independent management structure and exercises its voting rights   
independently from other divisions of CSG.                                     


Proxy Voting:

10. Name of the proxy holder:                                    N/A
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:     N/A
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights: N/A


13. Additional information:   N/A           
14. Contact name:             Glenda Burford
15. Contact telephone number: 020-7888-3599 


C. L. Christian
Deputy Secretary
EMI Group plc