Peter Edge serves as the Chief Executive Officer for RCA Records and is responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations for the iconic record label. Prior to being named RCA’s CEO by Doug Morris, Chairman and CEO for Sony Music Entertainment who took the helm in 2011, Peter held the role of President, A&R, RCA Music Group, during which time he was responsible for overseeing A&R for the company.
Throughout his career, Peter has discovered and cultivated a wealth of talent such as multi-platinum recording artists like Alicia Keys, Dido, and Jamie Foxx, to name a few, along with developing the careers of breakthrough hit-makers like Pitbull, Mike Posner, Jazmine Sullivan, and Marsha Ambrosius. In addition, Peter is building the careers of promising newcomers like A$AP Rocky, Elle Varner, Dry the River, Elle King, Walk the Moon, and Sammy Adams. Edge possesses laser sharp focus on igniting and expanding the brands of the roster’s superstar and critically-acclaimed artists such as Usher, Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Alicia Keys, P!nk, Chris Brown, Kelly Clarkson, Christina Aguilera, Ke$ha, R.Kelly, Foo Fighters, Ray LaMontagne, Kings of Leon, and many more.
Peter began his respected A&R career working with some of the industry’s leading pioneers including Chrysalis Records founders Chris Wright and Doug D’Arcy, Warner Brothers Records’ Lenny Waronker, Mo Ostin, as well as former President of Black Music, Benny Medina, and later the legendary Arista and J Records founder Clive Davis.