Cee Barrett joins Kobalt as Director in Creative Division

Cee Barrett has joined Kobalt as its Director, Creative.

Based in Los Angeles, Barrett will be responsible for discovering and signing songwriters, as well as creating opportunities for the existing global Kobalt creative roster.

Barrett comes to Kobalt with over 10 years of experience in the artist and songwriter community.

Before joining Kobalt, he served as an executive in the R&B/Hip Hop department at Broadcast Music, Inc (BMI) where his duties included signing current and emerging talent, developing and maintaining relationships with songwriters, publishers, managers, attorneys, etc., as well as having a key role in planning various events.

Some of his key signings at BMI included Bryson Tiller, SZA, Ella Mai, and Megan Thee Stallion.

“Cee’s experience and strong talent discovery ability make him a perfect complement to the team.”

Sas Metcalfe, Kobalt

Sas Metcalfe., Chief Creative Officer at Kobalt, said: “Kobalt has a strong track record of helping artists and songwriters grow early in their career and Cee’s experience and strong talent discovery ability make him a perfect complement to the global team as we strive to continuously enhance the support we give our clients.”

“Cee is a well-loved, passionate music executive.”

Jill Tschogl, Kobalt

Jill Tschogl, Vice President, Creative at Kobalt, said: “Cee is a well-loved, passionate music executive who truly advocates for songwriters.

“I’m so rhapsodic about welcoming him to the Kobalt creative team where he will continue to service songwriters and add to our existing roster of phenomenal talent.”

“I am more than excited to join Kobalt.”

Cee Barrett

Cee Barrett, added: “I am more than excited to join Kobalt and this great team of people. I have always admired Kobalt’s creator first approach in all areas as well as their forward thinking technology.

“The way the team has rallied around me to make sure I’m supported and have the proper tools to be successful has been amazing.

“I’m looking forward to adding value to our roster and raising the profile of our clients overall.

“I’d like to thank Laurent, Sas, Sue and Jill for their confidence in bringing me on board.”Music Business Worldwide

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