CAA Signs R&B Star Brian McKnight

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Brian McKnight

The 16-time Grammy-nominated R&B artist previously was with ICM.

R&B artist Brian McKnight has signed with CAA in all areas, The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard have exclusively learned. He previously was with ICM Partners.

Over the course of his nearly three-decade career, McKnight has released 17 albums and sold more than 30 million copies. His most successful efforts include his 1992 platinum self-titled debut, 1997’s double-platinum Anytime and 1999’s triple-platinum Back at One, featuring his biggest hit, the gold-certified title track.

McKnight has received 16 Grammy nominations and toured with artists including Quincy Jones, Diddy, Christina Aguilera and Willie Nelson.

The rest of McKnight’s team includes manager Edwin Hamilton, attorney Chuck Hurewitz of Isaacman Kaufman, business manager Diane Sutton of Diane Sutton & Associates and publicists Chad Schubert and Jack Ketsoyan of EMC Bowery and Emma Miller.