Larry Jackson Rises To SVP/A&R At RCA Music Group
February 14, 2007 at 4:55 PM (PT)
LARRY JACKSON has been promoted to SVP/A&R for the RCA MUSIC GROUP. Prior to this move, he had been VP/A&R for J RECORDS. He will continue to report to BMG U.S. Chairman/CEO CLIVE DAVIS and be based at the company’s NEW YORK headquarters.
JACKSON has been with J RECORDS since its inception in 2000. He has been involved with multi-platinum artists FANTASIA, TYRESE, MONICA and RUBEN STUDDARD. He also co-produced former "AMERICAN IDOL" contestant MARIO VAZQUEZ's latest album. One of his most immediate new projects will be the new JENNIFER HUDSON album.
"I am thrilled with this acknowledgement and opportunity.” JACKSON said. “Moreover, I feel incredibly fortunate to continue to work beside CLIVE DAVIS, CHARLES GOLDSTUCK and the unrivaled RMG team.”
DAVIS commented, “With his passion for music and indefatigable spirit, LARRY continues to find the best material and the best talent to help create the most outstanding music possible representing the RCA MUSIC GROUP’s stellar roster of artists.”
GOLDSTUCK said, “LARRY has become one of the foremost creative executives in the industry, with fantastic relationships within the creative community.”