Geo Bivins has been tapped to succeed Ken Wilson as senior VP of urban promotion at J Records. Sources say he will begin his new role in early April.

Bivins joins the label from a similar post at Capitol, where he worked with such artists as recent The Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 rapper Mims, Corinne Bailey Rae, LeToya Luckett and Cherish during the last four years.

At J, Bivins inherits a roster that includes Alicia Keys, Whitney Houston, Jennifer Hudson, Ruben Studdard and Fantasia.

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