The Gospel Guru recently caught up with the live show killer himself PJ Morton. Being no stranger to any of us; Morton made his musical debut in the late 90s/early 00s and the rest, as they say, is history.
TGG also chopped it up with Morton’s artist, JoJo Martin who is poised to release new music soon and gearing up for a stint on the upcoming McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour.
Without further delay get into our candid interview with the fellas below where we discuss Morton Records, today’s music, and so much more.
|TGG:||PJ, what was the inspiration behind starting your own label, Morton Records?|
|PJ:||Um, well, for me, uh, I just you know, uh, um, Warren Buffet came to my school, I went to Morehouse, he came to my school when I was like a sophomore and he talked about why he invested in certain businesses. Why he invested Coca-Cola, he liked Coke, you know. He- why he invested in Gillette, he actually used Gillette razors. So a lot of times, I don’t create things until I feel like I’m missing- there’s a need for me personally, like it’s a selfish thing initially, and for me, Morton Records, I-I started … because I stayed away from having a label for a long time besides putting out my own music, but like, I felt like … a lot of steps were getting looked over and stepped over. There were no more artist development, there was no more focus, not no more, but very little,|
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