CLUB44 RECORDS is pleased to announce the signing of the acclaimed a capella group Voctave to its diverse and expanding roster of musical talents. The Billboard-chart topping 11-member ensemble will present a new holiday album The Spirit of the Season: Deluxe Edition, scheduled to be released on Friday, October 22.
“Voctave is thrilled to join the Club44 Records family of artists,” says Voctave founder Jamey Ray. “Working with their gifted team will allow us to share our brand of music with even more people. We couldn’t be more excited to be standing alongside the incredible talent on this label, and we look forward to an amazing partnership.”
Wayne Haun, the label’s co-founder, adds “Voctave never ceases to amaze me. Just when I think the arrangements couldn’t get more complex, or the harmonies couldn’t get more beautiful, they go to the next level, every time. The genius of Jamey Ray, coupled with the bravura of each singer, are reasons I can watch or listen to them for hours.”
Voctave is the a cappella sensation with over 150 million online views of their videos. Their latest album, The Corner of Broadway & Main Street Vol. 2, debuted at #3 on the iTunes charts. Formed in 2015 by producer and arranger Jamey Ray, the voices that bring their arrangements to life represent a wealth of diverse backgrounds and musical experiences. Hailing from Central Florida, the eleven members of Voctave have performed across the globe and appear on countless recordings. The group has performed with Grammy, Dove and American Music Award recipients including Sandi Patty, Pentatonix’s Kirstin Maldonado, Mark Lowry, David Phelps, and Jody McBrayer. With multiple #1 songs and albums on iTunes, Amazon and Spotify, Voctave has also ranked in the Top 25 on Billboard Magazine’s charts. Voctave’s seven albums are digitally available on all platforms.
CLUB44 RECORDS – based in the Music City of Nashville, Tennessee – is a new independent label which aims to highlight the Broadway, cabaret and jazz genres, preserve the American Songbook, and provide a home for artists who represent this timeless music. Following their premiere studio release, Christmas at Birdland, the label has presented Les Misérables Symphonic Highlights, arranged, orchestrated and conducted by David T. Clydesdale and Brian Eads; Love Notes, the new album from Tony Award and Golden Globe winner Linda Lavin; Billy’s Place from Grammy Award winner Billy Stritch; Act One from rising vocal star Nicolas King; and Jane Monheit’s Come What May, which celebrates the international Billboard #1 pop/jazz vocalist’s 20th anniversary as a recording artist. Club44 Records also serves as the creative home of many other singers, instrumentalists and writers. All releases are distributed digitally through Green Hill Productions/ Universal Music Group and to retail outlets by Provident/Sony.