Posts Tagged ‘Ken Pennell’

John P Kee Signs With Motown Gospel

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

Gospel icon John P Kee joins the ranks of Smokie Norful, Tasha Cobbs, Tye Tribbett and VaShawn Mitchell in becoming a part of the Motown Gospel family.  Kee is preparing for the release of Level Next, his 25th album scheduled for release on September 25th, 2015.John Kee

“John P. Kee is a man on a mission. He could rest on his legendary musical accomplishments of the last 35 years, but instead he continues to write and produce compelling music with the passion of a brand new artist,” said Ken Pennell, President, Gospel Music, Capitol Christian Music Group. “At Motown Gospel, we are honored to partner with him as he takes his ministry and music to the next level.”

 

Motown Gospel Bows, Signs CeCe Winans and Taps Aaron Lindsey for A&R Post

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Iconic hitmaker Motown Records has entered in a joint venture with EMI Gospel to form Motown Gospel. The label makes it debut tonight in Los Angeles with a showcase featuring Smokie Norful, Kierra Sheard, Tasha Cobbs and Tye Tribbett.   Motown Gospel

EMI Gospel label veteran Ken Pennell will oversee day to day operations and Grammy award winning songwriter/producer Aaron Lindsay has been tapped to serve as VP of A&R.  In its first act, the label signed multi award winner CeCe Winans whose project is slated for a 2014 release.  Tribett, Norful and Sheard all have releases scheduled for 2013.