Nashville, TN — Central South Distributors and Christian hip-hop artist, Canton Jones have entered into an exclusive licensing deal with his CAJO International label. The first product to come from this agreement is the just release Kingdom Business 3, which arrived in stores on August 31, 2010.
“I’ve been in this business for 35-years, but I have seldom seen an artist with the talent, intelligence and versatility like Canton Jones,” says legendary gospel visionary Vicki Mac Lataillade, co-owner of CSD. “I am mesmerized by his abilities as an artist and feel privileged to have the opportunity to work with him and his label.”
A potpourri collection, featuring artists across a variety of musical genres that include everything from traditional gospel, Rap, R&B, Jazz and Neo-Soul, Kingdom Business 3, is the latest in a successful series of compilations released through Jones’ CAJO International label. “I am looking to create a new mainstream with this music,” says Jones. “The artists on this compilation represent different styles of music, but everyone is giving praise. This record provides a platform for these artists to advance.”
The 20-track collection includes songs from artists like, GA (“That’s Them”), Ramona Estelle) “The Thought of Loving You” and “Necessary” by Canton Jones, “plus selections from Chris Lewis, C-Dub and Red 5. “Kingdom Business 3 represents a new generation of artists who represent a new direction in gospel music,” says Lataillade. “With an artist, producer and businessman who is as gifted and savvy as Canton Jones leading the way, the artists on this CD demonstrate a new freedom of expression within this genre. It doesn’t matter if you’re black or white or if you like hip-hop or jazz. What matters first and foremost is the delivery of a sincere and powerful message that represents the word of the Lord.”