RCA's Peter Gray Heads To L.A. As SVP/Promo At WB & Reprise
June 6, 2011 at 3:56 AM (PT)
WARNER BROS RECORDS Co-President/Co-CEO TODD MOSCOWITZ has confirmed to ALL ACCESS that RCA MUSIC GROUP SVP/Promotion PETER GRAY has been hired into the WARNER MUSIC GROUP as SVP/Promotion with those duties covering both WARNER BROS. and REPRISE labels. An official press release is forthcoming.
Joining RCA in 2003 and moving to LOS ANGELES from TRI-STATE PROMOTIONS in CINCINNATI as Dir./National Promotion, GRAY became VP/Pop Promotion based in NEW YORK in SEPTEMBER 2005, and four years later was promoted to J/RCA's SVP/Promotion (NET NEWS 5/4/2009). GRAY will return to L.A. in a few weeks to take on his new duties.
During his time at RCA, GRAY has had major success in furthering the careers of such diverse artists as 2AM CLUB, ADAM LAMBERT, ALICIA KEYES, AVRIL LAVIGNE, BC JEAN, CHRISTINA AGULERA, DAUGHTRY, DAVE MATTHEWS BAND, FOO FIGHTERS, GAVIN DeGRAW, JAMIE FOXX, JENNIFER HUDSON, KE$HA, KELLY CLARKSON, KINGS OF LEON, LANDON PIGG, LEONA LEWIS, MAROON 5, MIKE POSNER, PITBULL, SANTANA, WHITNEY HOUSTON, and so many others.