PAUL WRIGHT III - COMPOSER/PRODUCER

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ABOUT Paul Wright III

Twenty-five year music executive veteran, composer, producer and multi Grammy, Dove and Stellar winner and nominee, Paul Wright III has held many key positions in the music industry which include: Director of A&R for Benson Records, Sr. A&R Director for Verity/Zomba (NY), President of Harborwood/Zomba/BMG (NY/Nashville), President of Nuspring/EMI (Nashville) and 360MusicWorX/Sony (Nashville) where he currently heads up the management, music and film divisions. 

As a writer, producer, composer and television/film producer, Paul has worked on over 200 projects which include: WOW Gospel (Co-Creator), Fred Hammond (Producer/Executive Producer), Hezekiah Walker (Producer/Executive Producer), Yolanda Adams (Executive Producer), Daryl Coley (Producer/Executive Producer), Donnie McClurkin (Producer/Executive Producer), Ricky Dillard, Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir and Disney, to name a few. Film and television projects include: Made In America (Will Smith, Whoopi Goldberg, Ted Danson), Preaching to the Choir, Full House (ABC), The Dove Awards/GMA Honors (Producer), Song Stories (Creator, Executive Producer and Producer), The Martin Lawrence Show (FOX -Theme song co-composer seasons 4 & 5) co-written with Mark and Joel Kibble of Take 6 and most currently, Nationwide Insurance commercial song, featuring Tony Award winning Hamilton star, Leslie Odom Jr. 

For a complete list of credits click the AllMusic logo.

1996 Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album - "Let's Go Back: Live In Chicago" - Albertina Walker • 1996 Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album - "Shakin' The House: Live In LA" - Various Artists • 1997 Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album - "Live In London at Wembley" - Hezekiah Walker and The Love Fellowship Choir • 1998 Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album - "Pages of Life: Chapters I & II" - Fred Hammond and RFC • 1998 Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album - "Songs From The Heart" - Yolanda Adams • 2001  Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album - "Light of The World" - The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir

1998 Special Event Album of the Year - "The Real Meaning of Christmas" - Various Artists • 1999 Contemporary Gospel Album of the Year - "Pages of Life: Chapters I & II" - Fred Hammond and RFC1999 Contemporary Gospel Recorded Song - "Let The Praise Begin" (From Pages of Life Chapters I & II) - Fred Hammond and RFC • 1999 Traditional Gospel Recorded Song of the Year - "So Good" - Joe Pace and the Colorado Mass Choir • 1999 Contemporary Gospel Recorded Song of the Year - "Your Steps Are Ordered" (From Pages of Life: Chapters I & II) - Fred Hammond and RFC • 1999 Contemporary Gospel Recorded Song of the Year - "Jesus Is All" (From Pages of Life: Chapters I & II) - Fred Hammond and RFC • 1999 Traditional Gospel Album of the Year - "So Good" - Joe Pace and the Colorado Mass Choir • 2001 Long Form Video of the Year - "Purpose By Design" (Video) - Fred Hammond and RFC • 2002 Contemporary Gospel Album of the Year - "Worship In His Presence Live" - Various Artists •  2002 Traditional Gospel Recorded Song - "Stand" (From Songs for the Soul Vol. I) - Helen Baylor, Maurette Brown Clark, Daryl Coley, and Marvin Sapp • 2003 Traditional Gospel Recorded Song - "I Love To Praise Him" - Marvin Sapp • 2007 Instrumental Album of the Year - "Sunday Morning Jams Vol. 2" - Various Artists

1997 New Artist of the Year - "Watch God Move" - Joe Pace and the Colorado Mass Choir • 1998 Album of the Year - "Pages of Life: Chapters I & II" - Fred Hammond and RFC •  1998 Producer of the Year - "Pages of Life: Chapters I & II" - Fred Hammond and RFC • 1998 Contemporary Album of the Year - "Pages of Life: Chapters I & II" - Fred Hammond and RFC •  1999 New Artist of the Year - "How I Feel" - Maurette Brown Clark • 1999 Contemporary Female Vocalist - "How I Feel" - Maurette Brown Clark • 2003 Traditional Gospel Song - "I Love To Praise Him" - Marvin Sapp from "Worship In His Presence" • 2004 Children's Album of the Year - "Kidz Shout" - Kidz Shout Kids • 2007 Choir of the Year - "From The Heart" - Lamar Campbell and Spirit of Praise

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2000 Best Gospel Album - "Pages of Life: Chapters I & II" - Fred Hammond and RFC

Record Production

Below is a sample of records Paul has had the honor to produce and/or write with some amazing artists and musicians who include: Fred Hammond, Hezekiah Walker, Howard Hewett, Joe Pace and the Colorado Mass Choir, Maurette Brown Clark, Daryl Coley, Marvin Sapp , Donnie McClurkin to name just a few. *This player will redirect you to Spotify to play songs in their entirety.

MUSIC AND PRODUCTION

Below is a selection of music Paul has worked on for a variety of uses which include: Ad Campaigns, Television, Film and Records.

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AD - Tv - FILM CLIENTS

Below are examples from clients, ad campaigns and tv/film projects Paul has worked on past and present which include: Nationwide Insurance, One America Appeal, The Martin Show (FOX), Made In America (Warner), Full House (ABC), GMA Dove Awards, Gospel Music Honors (TBN), and music projects via Zomba/Sony/BMG etc.

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CONTACT:

PHONE: 615-260-2132

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