Chris Turner is becoming a member of Capitol Records as Senior Director of A&R.
He can be reporting on to firm President Jeff Vaughn.
Turner joins Capitol Records from Hitco Entertainment the place he was the Director of A&R and the place he signed Yella Beezy, Rubi Rose, and Woop to the label.
Prior to Hitco, Turner signed rap group Devine Council to a three way partnership with Epic Records.
“Joining Capitol records is like me joining a legendary championship basketball team.”
Turner mentioned: “Joining Capitol records is like me joining a legendary championship basketball team that needed a few pieces to get back to the chip. I was one of the missing pieces.
“We’re building something special that’s about to take this world by storm. We’ve already signed a few superstars. I don’t use the term loosely.
“As far as Jeff and I, we speak the same language in terms of our process. Amazing chemistry. We clicked immediately.”Music Business Worldwide