Curtom was created by Curtis Mayfield. A Chicago-based label that was one of the leading lights in the development of Soul Music throughout the 1970's.
Initially distributed by Buddah Records for the 8000 & 8600 series (Yellow label, "We're A Winner" text & Buddah's 'Shiva' logo). The label then moved to Warner with the 5000 series (Yellow label, Warner text). RSO then distributed for a period, with artists also appearing on Capitol Records & Boardwalk Records. The label was sold to Rhino Records (2).
It's parent label then became Warner Bros. Records