Jive Records Signs Singer/Songwriter Kevin Cossom

Posted: March 21, 2009 by bigced in Hip Hop News/Press Releases


Jive Records, through an arrangement with super-producer Nate “Danja” Hills newly formed label N.A.R.S. (New Age Rocks Stars) Records, has signed the hotly sought-after artist, Kevin Cossom, to the roster. Hills is a Grammy award-winning producer who has worked with many multi-platinum artists including Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake and Mariah Carey.

Peter Thea, Executive Vice President, JIVE Label Group states, “We’re thrilled to take our working relationship with Danja to the next level by working with Kevin. Danja is one of the most trendsetting producers in music, and Kevin is a remarkable talent.”

Mark Pitts, President, Urban Music, JIVE Label Group adds, “Kevin is an extremely talented singer and songwriter; he’s the total package. He’s a welcomed addition to the roster, and we know with Danja and the Jive Records team behind him he will definitely make his mark.”

Nate “Danja’ Hills states, “It goes without saying that Jive is a key factor in my success, so it only felt right to bring N.A.R.S. and Kevin Cossom to the label. I’m very excited that “KC” has the opportunity to be among some of the industry’s elite artists and that Jive recognized his potential to shine as bright as the rest. I’m excited for what the future holds in this growing relationship between KC, Jive and myself. ”

Kevin Cossom, a native of Orlando , worked with R. Kelly and Young Jeezy (“Go Getta) and steadily gained attention with his collaborations with other artists including Lloyd Banks, Beanie Sigel, Rick Ross, Chamillionaire, Trey Songz and Rocko. Danja met Kevin through publisher Sam Taylor in 2007. Danja instantly recognized Kevin’s amazing talents both as a singer and songwriter and signed him within months of their first meeting.

Kevin Cossom is currently preparing the release of his debut album.


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