Jim Jones Named VP/Urban A&R At Koch
January 12, 2009 at 4:46 AM (PT)
KOCH RECORDS has announced that HARLEM, NEW YORK rapper JIM JONES has joined the company’s executive staff as VP/Urban A&R, reports ALLHIPHOP.COM. JONES will be responsible for signing and developing new talent for the Urban Division of KOCH RECORDS, which is the #1 independent record label in the UNITED STATES.
"It feels good to know that the hard work has been recognized by the same people that have helped me get to this point in my career,"said JONES. "They recognize that I’m not only an artist but a person who can smell talent and be able to mold a superstar."
JIM JONES’ solo albums, "On My Way to Church" (2004), "Harlem: Diary of a Summer" (2005) and "Hustler's P.O.M.E." (2006), were all released via KOCH RECORDS. "Hustler’s P.O.M.E." contained JONES’ hit single "We Fly High (Ballin’)."