Thursday, August 18, 2022

Billboard Top 10 Arranger George Nash Jr.’s ‘Closer and Closer’ Hits #1 on Indie Global Soul Chart / WATCH & Step

*Four-time Grammy-nominated and NAACP Image award-winning producer and arranger George Nash Jr.‘s latest single “Closer & Closer” featuring DaQuela Payne and Joe Jordan has achieved the #1 Independent Soul position on the Global Soul Charts. The single is also currently #16 across the UK Soul Charts for Top 30 True Soul. “Closer & Closer” is available for streaming and download now across major digital platforms including Apple Music and Spotify.

George Nash Jr.’s smooth a decorous sounds have been responsible for seven Top 10 Billboard hits on the R&B, Adult Contemporary, and Urban Adult Contemporary charts. He is top arranger to great vocal talent including Eric Benet, Eddie Levert, Maurice White (of Earth Wind and Fire) and Tamia. George’s fuse of these genres makes him an early catalyst in the Neo-Soul movement of the 1990s that helped the genre cross over into a mass-market appeal.

Nash Jr. frequently offers his sounds to film productions as well. Nash Jr.’s music has been placed on numerous film soundtracks, such as the Hollywood blockbuster hit “Batman & Robin,” “A Thin Line between Love and Hate” (featuring Martin Lawrence), and Glitter (featuring recording artist Mariah Carey).

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George Nash Jr
George Nash Jr.

Truthfully, George Nash Jr. is a genius behind what makes a great Top 40 song, having spent years behind the scenes for Top 40 cover bands. This is where he honed his skills in music composition, music arrangement and technical engineering.

“I [George Nash Jr.] spent years studying the structure, nature and character of top 40 songs before I could appreciate what it would take for me to produce great songs. It wasn’t until my devoted time behind the scenes for cover bands did I gain the musical dexterity to create great demos and songs of which when I did; helped Eric Benet (along with sister Lisa Jordan) land their first recording deal with EMI Records;” and shortly after, Eric’s solo recording deal with Warner Bros.

Recently, George earned accreditation in music arrangement and orchestration at the Berklee College of Music.  With the launch of his new imprint, True Music Group, George Nash Jr. desires to continue to work with great professionals who want to spread great music, and use great music for great messages threaded with the values of: Truth. Realness. Unity .Excellence. True Music Group foundation refuses to compromise integrity to ultimately make legendary music.

Stream “Closer & Closer” on Spotify
Download “Closer & Closer” on Apple Music


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George Nash Jr.

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