LOS ANGELES, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- CHRIS STOKES, Music Producer/Manager,
and Filmmaker is zooming into the illumination of the spotlight to take the
title as "The hottest Music Mogul" in the industry today. STOKES is building
his empire brick by brick with music artists, videos and films. As CEO of his
company TUG (The Ultimate Group) he manages B2K one of the most sensational
hip-hop groups in the country. This urban heart throb teen group whose recent
release "Girlfriend" described as a mini movie, featuring Will Smith, Vivica
Fox and "Mr. Biggs" Ron Isley is a mega monster hit. B2K has been voted in
the top spot on MTV's TRL Countdown, nominated "Favorite Group" at this year's
Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards and in March 2003 they were the recipients
of two Soul Train Awards for Best R & B/Soul Single (Group, Band, or Duo) and
Best R & B Soul Album.
The group concedes that most of the credit and accolades belong to CHRIS
STOKES, for his savvy management skills that have taken them straight to the
Currently, CHRIS STOKES is branching out to ionospheric dimensions with
films. In addition to cranking out top music artists, CHRIS STOKES has just
signed a 3-pic deal with Screen Gems. First film entitled "You Got Served" a
dance/music film project starring B2K and Marques Houston (IMX) is currently
shooting and promises to be a smash hit.
It seems like just a few years ago that CHRIS STOKES got his start when he
directed House Party 4, now a hip hop cult film classic. But his name didn't
come to prominence until he started directing music videos, one right after
the other. Today, situated in his beautiful office suites in the prime
Beverly Center area of West Hollywood, everything CHRIS STOKES does, touches,
invents or offers creative in-put, turns into platinum. He is constructing a
lasting empire rivaling contemporaries Sean "P. Diddy" Combs & Russell
Simmons. STOKES, is taking over, taking charge of and taking on challenges
with great success.
CHRIS STOKES who also serves as Vice-President of A&M/Interscope Records
is non-stop action, behind and in front of the cameras. His groups, his
videos and his films represent products of a tireless music genius mastermind
Other popular artists touched by CHRIS STOKES' musical magical management
skills includes Marques Houston of the group IMX, formerly Immature (and
former series regular on Sister, Sister now in syndication); and female cutie
pie artist Jehene.
Sensational singing stars such as Keith Sweat, Brandy, Bizzy Bone,
Destiny's Child have also experienced the magical stroke of CHRIS STOKES when
he directed their music videos (MVDB base reference).
STOKES has set his sights on becoming the supreme reigning music mogul in
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