Atlantic Records Ups Shawn Barron To VP/Urban
November 24, 2014 at 9:58 AM (PT)
ATLANTIC RECORDS has promoted SHAWN BARRON to VP/Urban A&R. BARRON started at ATLANTIC RECORDS five years ago as Urban A&R Manager.
During his tenure, he has signed and worked with such artists as DIGGY SIMMONS and TY DOLLA $IGN, whose most recent Beach House EP has spawned two Gold singles “Paranoid” and “Or Nah”. BARRON has also helped out on releases from LUPE FIASCO, WIZ KHALIFA, B.O.B. and TREY SONGZ, among others.