Sony BMG Partners With Gamble & Huff
August 10, 2007 at 7:50 AM (PT)
SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT has entered into an historic agreement to license the complete catalog of music from PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL RECORDS, the hit-making label founded by KENNETH GAMBLE and LEON HUFF, the GRAMMY-winning writing and production team who created one of the most recognizable and influential catalogs of pop and soul music ever recorded.
"We are extremely glad and ecstatic about being back home with SONY BMG to continue the partnership that helped launch this incredible music 35 years ago," said PIR co-founders KENNY GAMBLE and LEON HUFF. "This is a fantastic opportunity to bring the sounds of PHILLY Soul to new and established audiences in fresh and exciting ways. We're honored to know that the R&B and soul music we love so much will continue to provide the soundtrack to the lives of so many fans, young and old, all over the world."